Booting Up Big Tech

Explore Austin’s high-tech origins when innovators and community leaders formed a catalyst that still drives the economy today.

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Booting Up Big Tech: Building an Industrial Mainframe

Powerhouses Tracor, IBM and Texas Instruments pave the way for Austin’s high-tech scene.

Booting Up Big Tech: Building an Industrial Mainframe

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Austin Revealed

Booting Up Big Tech: All for One

Gov. Mark White pushes Austin to attract a microelectronics and computer R&D consortium.

Booting Up Big Tech: All for One

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Austin Revealed

Booting Up Big Tech: Speeding Up Semiconductors

An unprecedented collaboration brings together the brightest minds in technology.

Booting Up Big Tech: Speeding Up Semiconductors

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Austin Revealed

Booting Up Big Tech: Forging a Technopolis

Dr. George Kozmetsky inspires what would become Austin’s flourishing startup scene.

Booting Up Big Tech: Forging a Technopolis

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Austin Revealed

Booting Up Big Tech: Building Out the Tech Community

New careers in the emerging high-tech industry have an impact beyond a paycheck

Booting Up Big Tech: Building Out the Tech Community

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Austin Revealed

Booting Up Big Tech: Powering Up the Economy

Texas’ science and technology efforts in the 1980s translate into a tech boom for Austin.

Booting Up Big Tech: Powering Up the Economy