IBM Briefing Center Demo System: 1995

By December 8, 1995History, Technical

In December 1995 Price Waterhouse arranged for the system to be installed in the IBM Executive Briefing Center in Poughkeepsie, New York. The performance of the system was impressive to IBM engineers, driving full utilization of the hardware like few other products they had seen.

The following is the configuration diagram, and the results of multiple runs of the system.

More about this time can be read in Balancing Act: A Practical Approach to Business Event Based Insights, Chapter 12. Types of Computers and Processes.