By Ernest Collins,Ian Plamondon
His occupation incorporated operating at a small television fix store, Convair-Astronautics, Electro tools, American structures, Teledyne, Hewlett-Packard, Fairchild, expertise improvement company, Teknekron, structures for automated attempt, and Spectrum options. At Fairchild he labored on LED items and the A7 Corsair jet fighter for the USA army. His HP profession begun within the Dymec department with RF and Microwave try out units, and integrated the HP 2115A and HP 2116A minicomputers, the HP2590B Microwave Frequency Converter, in addition to the HP5100A Frequency Synthesizer. demanding situations in supplying complicated built-in items led HP to create the HP platforms department, the place he labored on try out structures for the Royal Swedish Air Force’s JAS-37 Figgen jet fighter. At Teknekron he helped strengthen a banknote sorting desktop dubbed “The cash computer” for Citibank.
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An Alabama Boy and the Birth of Silicon Valley: The Autobiography of Ernest Jerry Collins by Ernest Collins,Ian Plamondon