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Here are some major publications featuring stories and history about Digital Equipment Corporation. 

Learn, Earn & Return... My Life as a Computer Pioneer


Anderson, Harlan E.


Published December 2009 by Locust Press

Author's Blog: http://harlaneanderson.com/

Digital Equipment Corporation, Massachusetts

Earls, Alan R. 

Published June 2004

DEC is Dead, Long Live DEC: The Lasting Legacy of Digital Equipment Corporation

Edgar H. Schein, Paul J. Kampas, Michael Sonduck, Peter DeLisi, With Michael M. Sonduck

Published June 2003

Alpha: A Strategic Review

Cliff Leach

Published August 1994

Information Technology and the Corporation of the 1990s: Research Studies

Thomas J. Allen (Editor), Michael S. Morton (Editor)

Published January 1994

Digital at Work: Snapshots from the first 35 years


A compilation of articles about Digital


Jamie Parker Pearson (Editor)


Click here to download digital copy.


Published in 1992.

Entrepreneurs in High Technology: Lessons from MIT and Beyond

Edward Baer Roberts

Published September 1991

The Ultimate Entrepreneur: The Story of Ken Olsen and Digital Equipment Corporation

Glenn Rifkin and George Harrar

Published in November 1988

Leaders of the Information Age

Edited by David Weil

Published by H. G. Wilson Company, NY in 2004

VAX/VMS at 20

Jim Rainville

Published by Digital in 1997 - Download here

  Documenting DIGITAL - from Gordon Bell's CyberMuseum
Creative Capital: Georges Doriot and the Birth of Venture Capital

In the wake of World War II, Georges Doriot helped found the world's first public venture capital firm, American Research and Development. Doriot (18991987) was also a professor at Harvard Business School for 40 years.

Spencer E. Ante

Published April 8, 2008 by Harvard Business School Press

Maynard Massachusetts: A House in the Village - chapters "Selling the Mill" and human interest story, "The Lost Paratrooper" involving the late Teruko Horan, a Digital retiree.

Jan Voogt

Published by The History Press in April 2007

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