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Olivia Sanches
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6/6/2018 | 9:29:59 AM
Re: A good list. OS/360 might be an addition
I agree, OS/360 is certainly the best program ever written
Andrew Binstock
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5/2/2014 | 1:35:16 PM
A good list. OS/360 might be an addition
A good list that will surely invite controversy!

One entry worthy of consideration is OS/360, the OS for the IBM 360. It was far ahead of its time and was the basis of most computing for the next 15 years. Fred Brooks's observartions of the software development process used there formed the basis of his book The Mythical Man-Month.


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