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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Minos Garofalakis

An ACM Distinguished Scientist (2011), having been recognized for significant advances in computing technology that have dramatically influenced progress on a range of human endeavors

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Warren Weaver

Writer of a memorandum, entitled, "Translation," ( July 1949) is said to probably be the single most influential publication in the early days of machine translation


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Giovanni Poleni

Built the first pinwheel design "calculating clock"


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John Murphy

Lead Development Engineer on the ARCNET project; the first commercial networking system

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Kenneth (Ken) Levy

Under his leadership, KLA dominated new market areas in the semiconductor manufacturing instrumentation field

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Sajal K. Das

Pioneer in research on wireless sensor networks and pervasive and mobile computing

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Robert Davis Richtmyer

Post-war leader of the theoretical division at Los Alamos National Laboratory; using the massive IBM SSEC calculator for some of the first large-scale uses of what would be called the Monte Carlo method


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