ATIC Presents the History of Computing in Romania


History of Romanian ComputingAsociatia Pentru Tehnologia Informatiei si Comunicatii (ATIC) participated at the 8th IT STAR Workshop on the history of computing organized by the John von Neumann Computer Society last September. 

Prof. Vasile Baltac, President of ATIC, and Dr. Horia Gligor, ATIC’s Vice-President, presented the paper Some Key Aspects in the History of Computing in Romania.

They outlined the historic development of early computers in Romania and Central Europe, and the efforts made in Romania to restore parts of the first generation computer MECIPT-1, which is exhibited in the Museum of Banat