[SATLUG] question of the measurement of processing power past and present

Todd W. Bucy toddwbucy at grandecom.net
Wed Aug 13 00:15:43 CDT 2008


On Tue, 2008-08-12 at 22:06 -0700, Ernest De Leon wrote:
> Moore's Law will give you most of the technical background for the increase
> in power:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moore%27s_law
> 
> This website also gives some project specs for various machines over time:
> http://www.computerhistory.org/timeline/?category=cmptr
> 
> Hopefully that helps.
> 
Thanks Ernest this helps a lot.  Why the hell didn't I think of Moore's
Law...Because I am to much of an egg-headed fool to see the obvious.

thanks again
Todd 



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