Stored Program

  • (noun): A program that is stored in the memory of the computer that executes it.

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List Of Pioneers In Computer Science
... Worked with John Mauchly toward BINAC (1949), EDVAC (1949), UNIVAC (1951) to develop early "Stored program" computers ... UNIVAC(1951) with Grace Hopper and Jean Bartik, to develop early "Stored program" computers ... Laboratory at the University of Manchester where the world’s first Stored-program computer, the Manchester Small-Scale Experimental Machine was invented ...
Timeline Of Computing Hardware 2400 BC–1949 - 1940–1949
... The program, input, and output were implemented as described above for the Z1 ... This was a programmable calculator again, the program and data were read from paper tapes ... Aiken and his team, financed and built by IBM —it became the second program controlled machine (after Konrad Zuse's) ...
Von Neumann Architecture
... unit and processor registers, a control unit containing an instruction register and program counter, a memory to store both data and instructions, external mass storage, and input ... The meaning of the term has evolved to mean a stored-program computer in which an instruction fetch and a data operation cannot occur at the same time because they share a common bus ... than the more modern Harvard architecture which is also a stored-program system but has one dedicated set of address and data buses for memory, and another set of ...

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