Digital At Work tells the story of the first thirty-five years of Digital Equipment Corporation and illuminates the origins of its unique culture. First person accounts from past and present members of the Digital community, industry associates, board members, and friends - plus a wealth of photos from Digital's archives - trace the company's evolution from the 1950s to present.
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By reading this book, I was able to vicariously experience the growth and history of one of the most significant companies in the history of computing, and it definitely left an emotional impact.
I think one of the most interesting things about Digital was its culture. Some people might call it chaos. Other people might call it a meritocracy. It was definitely in the MIT tradition. It wasn't uncommon to get into shouting matches over which approach to take. Good ideas were always more important than what little company hierarchy existed.
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