IT Honor Roll

The IT History Society wishes to acknowledge individuals who have made a noteworthy and out of the ordinary contribution to the information technology industry. Suggestions should be submitted by the community and not the individual. All submissions are subject for review by the IT Honor Roll Committee. If you have someone you'd like to nominate for the "IT Honor Roll," please submit it to us here.

 

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Arnold T. Nordsieck

Builder of the "differential analyzer"—an analog computer capable of solving complex equations and drawing curves

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Murray Campbell

Member of the teams that developed chess machines, HiTech and Deep Blue

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Heike E. Riel

Major contributor to the development of the (at that time) world's largest ever (20") full-color amorphous-silicon active-matrix display based on organic light-emitting diodes, presented in May 2003

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Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace

Her notes on Charles Babbage's analytical engine include what is recognized as the first algorithm intended to be processed by a machine, thus she is known as the "World's First Computer Programmer"

1815-1852

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Georgii P. Lopato

Noted developer of the Russian "Minsk" computers, hardware and software

1924-2003

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Paul G. Miller

Responsible for all computer systems for CDC and for the technical direction of computer and memory development programs

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Robin Keith Saxby

Guided the ARM microprocessor to worldwide dominance in embedded applications.

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