Flashback to the early 1970s, when this IT pilot fish first begins running for a central authority place of job with no longer one however two mainframes.
“In our pc room, the 2 mainframes had been about 5 ft tall and stood facet by way of facet,” fish says.
“At some point, our pc operator came about to put a hand on every mainframe.
“He simplest discovered that the machines were not correctly grounded after he used to be flung in opposition to the wall at the different facet of the room.
“So he went to the department leader to record the issue.
“The department leader, in flip, went to the pc room, stood in entrance of the machines and positioned a hand on every of them.
“After he picked himself off the ground, he known as the mainframe make stronger team of workers to get it mounted.”
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