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CSIRO (Australia). Division of Computing Research


  • [The CSIRO Computing Research Section became the Division of Computing Research in 1967. From 1985 the section split into CSIRONET and Division of Information Technology.]

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    • Institute of Physical Sciences (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization). Division of Computing Research
    • Australia. Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization. Division of Computing Research
    • CSIRO (Australia). DCR
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    • Australia. Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization. Division of Computing Research
    • Institute of Physical Sciences (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization). Division of Computing Research
  • Sources

    • found: CSIRO nineteenth annual report, 1966-67, 1967:page 63 (Computing Research Section)
    • found: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (Australia). Computing Research Section. Annual report, 1966-67:title page (Computing Research Section (known as the Division of Computing Research from Aug. 1967), Comonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Australia)
    • found: Annual report 1967-68 Division of Computing Research:cover (Division of Computing Research); page 3 (The highlight of the events of this year has been that the Executive raised the status of the Section to that of a Division in August 1967)
    • found: Its Annual report, 1976-77, 1977:title page (Commonwealth Seicntific and Industrial Research Organization, Australia, Division of Computing Research)
    • found: CSIRO annual report, 1977/78, 1978:page 83 (Organization structure shows the Division of Computing Research as an independent division of CSIRO)
    • found: CSIRO annual report, 1978/79, 1979:page 52 (Organization chart shows the Division of Computing Research under the Institute of Physical Sciences)
    • found: Institute of Physical Sciences (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization). Division of Computing Research. Annual report, 1980-81:title page (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Australia, Division of Computing Research)
    • found: LC manual auth. cd.(hdg.: Australia. Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization. Division of Computing Research)
    • found: Annual report 1983-84. CSIRO Division of Computing Research:page 1 (Following a review of the Division in 1982-83, the CSIRO Executive decided to place the computing service and its associated developmental activities into a separate unit to be known as CSIRONET. Research activities not directly related to the computing service will form part of a new Information Technology unit to be established within CSIRO. Formal separation of the two units is scheduled for 1 January 1985)
    • found: CSIRO annual report, 1985/86, 1986:page 110 (The Division of Information Technology was established in 1985)
    • found: CSIRO annual report, 1983/84, 1984:page 5 (Organization chart shows the Division under the Institute of Physical Sciences)
    • found: CSIRO annual report, 1984/85, 1984:page 88 ((The Division of Information Technology [no publs. in LC data base] came into existence formally on 1 Jan. 1985 through the detachment of a small research component from the former Division of Computing Research. The larger part of that Division now constitutes the quasi-autonomous CSIRONET computer network); page 5 (Organization chart shows CSIRONET as a separate unit and the Division of Information Technology under the Institute of Physical Sciences))
    • found: Its Annual report, 1980-81, 1981:title page (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Australia, Division of Computing Research); foreword (The Division of Computing Research (DCR) is one of the divisions of the Institute of Physical Sciences, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization)
  • General Notes

    • [The CSIRO Computing Research Section became the Division of Computing Research in 1967. From 1985 the section split into CSIRONET and Division of Information Technology.]
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    • 1988-02-25: new
    • 2019-03-12: revised
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