In this podcast, we'll take a look at the people, technology, and culture behind one of the world's most powerful and important computing platforms, the Mainframe. Expect interviews, discussions, and interesting tidbits along the way, with your hosts, Frank and Jeff.
As much fun as the new stuff is, it's good to hear about how it all came together from someone who was there. Charlie Lawrence was gracious enough to swing by the Terminal Talk studios to talk PSWs, Punchcards, and Copernicus.
0:48 52 Years
1:52 Punchcards. How do they work?
9:47 Working with actual professionals
11:57 Branch Interrupts
16:10 "... and that's how I became an instructor"
16:54 Online Education
20:29 Perspective is Important
23:16 A career of reinvention
29:12 Ted McGinley Effect
32:23 Core Planes
34:03 You hear that? A special treat.
34:47 The coolest thing
38:37 What's a PSW?
45:00 "That's actually not the end"
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