Hardware

Work begins on bringing pioneering 1940's computer back to life

The Edsac recreation is being undertaken by Edsac Project volunteers at The National Museum of Computing in association with the Computer Conservation Society.

Funding is being provided by a consortium led by computing entrepreneur and Acorn co-founder Hermann Hauser, and includes a contribution from Google UK.

Photo: National Museum of Computing

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