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digital computer

a computer that processes information in numeric form. Compare analog computer, hybrid computer.
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we shall within 2 decades see the digital computer take over much of the risering practice.
This didn't sit well with certain elements, and the same government that enlisted his help during the war and later encouraged his development of the first electronic, stored-program, digital computer ultimately shoved him aside because his sexuality made him a so-called security risk.
a global leader in designing and developing high-performance embedded software, today announced that it has formed a partnership with Yokogawa Digital Computer Corporation (YDC) to market and sell Ardence's embedded solutions in Japan.
Partnering with Ardence will help customers develop unique and interesting products and will get those products to market more quickly" said Tatsuo Kobayashi, President of Yokogawa Digital Computer, "As we continue our transition from a technology provider to an integrated solution provider, it is essential to partner with technology providers such as Ardence that look for partnerships to further understand the Japanese market needs" said Mr.
ADAC will market Fischer x-ray generators, positioners and imaging systems with its digital computer under its label on a worldwide basis.
March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Yokogawa Digital Computer Corporation (YDC) and Proteon, Inc.
Yokogawa Digital Computer Corporation is a 600 employee, multi- vendor systems integrator with eight offices across Japan.
He told me that, in his opinion, all the calculations that would ever be needed in this country could be done on the three digital computers which were then being built--one in Cambridge, one in Teddington, and one in Manchester.
Further, analog phones and digital computers are inherently incompatible, which is why a modem is needed to convert the computer's digital signals into analog code so information can be transmitted over the phone lines.
New System Aims at Breakthroughs in Medicine, Business Applications and Expanded Use of Digital Computers
The situation isn't much better for digital computers.

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