IBM Full Form

What is the Full form of IBM?

The full form of IBM is International Business Machines. IBM Corporation is a global IT and outsourcing company, a respected name in the IT sector. Headquarters is located in Armonk, New York, USA, the company produces software & hardware computers and provides telecommunications, hosting & consulting services in more than 170 countries.

The category classification can be classified into different fields, including IT infrastructure, cloud computing, data analysis, cognitive and so on.

History of IBM

  • Charles Ranlett Flint founded The Company as CTR (Computing Tabulating Recording Company) on 16 June 1911. It was the result of the three-business union; Tabulating Machine Company, International Time Recording Company, and Computing Scale Company.
  • The name CTR changed into IBM in 1924.
  • IBM introduced its first production computer in the 1950s (IBM’s 701 defence calculator). It was an electronic device that was for general use.
  • In 1957, IBM created a programming language, FORTRAN.
  • In 1933, IBM acquires the patents, tools, and production facilities of Electromatic Typewriters, Inc., of Rochester, N.Y.
  • In 1935 – Introduction of the IBM Electric Typewriter, Model 01 (Improved).
  • The company launched the first hard-drive in 1956 (305 RAMAC).
  • In 1967, floppy disks were introduced, and the process through which the information was stored and transferred modified the method.
  • In 1970, IBM, in cooperation with American Express and American Airlines, developed the first airline ticket vending kiosk.
  • In 1972 IBM made its first ATM (IBM 2984).
  • In 1981, IBM introduced the first Personal Computer(IBM PC).

Service provided by IBM

  • Resiliency Services
  • Technical support services
  • Networking
  • Mobility
  • Security services
  • IBM offers a range of business & corporate solutions.


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