Keep calm and set SCE to AUX
when: Fri, 12 Nov 2021 12:00:00 +1300
where: The Michael Fowler Centre
It is often said that a pocket calculator has more computing power than the computer that landed man on the moon, in this talk we look at the computers of the Apollo program and see how good they really are.
Along the way we will touch on modern things like virtual machines, cooperative multitasking, remote debugging, and Industrial Control Systems.
You may remember D.Roc from such things as the Kiwicon badge challenge. D.Roc mucks around with both hardware and software and has voided the warranty of most electronics in the house. During the day D.Roc works as a IT security type person for a government type place.