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UTEC and Ferut: the University of Toronto's computation centre

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1 Author(s)
Williams, M.R. ; Dept. of Comput. Sci., Calgary Univ., Alta., Canada

Although not well known, the University of Toronto had a very early computer-development program and in 1952 was one of the first few institutions with an operable computer in North America. This article describes the university's initial attempt to build the UTEC computer and how it acquired the pioneering Ferut machine.<>

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Annals of the History of Computing, IEEE  (Volume:16 ,  Issue: 2 )