History of Nordic Computing 2

Second IFIP WG 9.7 Conference, HiNC2, Turku, Finland, August 21-23, 2007, Revised Selected Papers

  • John Impagliazzo
  • Timo Järvi
  • Petri Paju

Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 303)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Keynote Addresses

  3. Working with History and Its Usability

  4. Computer System Perspectives

  5. University Computing

  6. University Education

  7. Computers, Policies and Politics

    1. Petri Paju
      Pages 171-184
    2. Henry Oinas-Kukkonen, Pentti Kerola, Harri Oinas-Kukkonen, Jouni Similä, Petri Pulli
      Pages 185-194
    3. Henry Oinas-Kukkonen, Jouni Similä, Petri Pulli, Harri Oinas-Kukkonen, Pentti Kerola
      Pages 195-208
  8. Perspectives on Computer Applications

  9. Publishing and Communication Applications

  10. Software Histories

  11. History of Computer Playing

    1. Anker Helms Jørgensen
      Pages 283-288
    2. Markku Reunanen, Antti Silvast
      Pages 289-301
  12. Panel Discussions

    1. Jaakko Suominen, Kimmo Antila, Peter Blom, Ola Nordal, Outi Penninkangas
      Pages 302-309
    2. Reino Kurki-Suonio, Oddur Benediktsson, Janis Bubenko Jr., Ingemar Dahlstrand, Christian Gram, John Impagliazzo
      Pages 310-321
  13. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed post conference proceedings of the Second IFIP WG 9.7 Conference on the History of Nordic Computing, HiNC 2,  held in Turku, Finland, in August 2007.

The 27 revised full papers presented together with three keynote addresses and two panel discussions were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on working with history and its usability; computer system perspectives; university computing; university education; computers, policies, and politics; perspectives on computer applications; publishing and communication applications; software histories; and history of computer playing.


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Editors and affiliations

  • John Impagliazzo
    • 1
  • Timo Järvi
    • 2
  • Petri Paju
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringQatar UniversityDohaQatar
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of TurkuTurkuFinland
  3. 3.Department of Cultural HistoryUniversity of TurkuTurkuFinland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-03756-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-03757-3
  • Series Print ISSN 1868-4238
  • Series Online ISSN 1868-422X
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