In 1956, 5 megabytes of data weighed one ton.

In 1956 IBM launched the first computer RAMAC which had something like a hard drive.

At that time this store was a big step in the field of technology.

RAMAC itself stood for Random Access Method of Accounting and Control.

The entire cabinet weighed over 1000 kg and the 5MP data was spread over 50 massive aluminum disks.

Next Fact: November 30th is known as “Computer Security Day.”

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