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Video Retrospective: Ferranti Atlas – Britain’s First Supercomputer

This video celebrates the 50th anniversary of Britain’s first supercomputer, the Ferranti Atlas. “When first switched on in December 1962, Atlas was the world’s most powerful computer. Some of the software concepts it pioneered, like ‘virtual memory’, are among the most important breakthroughs in computer design and still used today.”