Farewell to the space shuttle

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The US Space Shuttle program helped start many careers and companies and initiate countless breakthroughs in computing hardware and software, medicine, life sciences, materials research, propulsion, and electromechanical technologies. The author looks at the program's legacy and ponders how we'll fill the void left behind. This department is part of a special issue on NASA contributions to IT.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number6171961
Pages (from-to)10-12
Number of pages3
JournalIT Professional
Volume14
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1 2012

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Software
  • Hardware and Architecture
  • Computer Science Applications

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Laplante, Phillip A. / Farewell to the space shuttle. In: IT Professional. 2012 ; Vol. 14, No. 2. pp. 10-12.
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