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Contributor  Tom Gardner


Date Joined  September 1968

Job Description
    Started as a development electronic engineer is disk drive development; rose thru a series of promotions to chief engineer for storage systems and then to general manager of the Large Storage Systems division.
Accomplishments
    Leadership in development of Memorex PCM disk storage products 1968-1979

    Major quality, inventory and cost improvements in Memorex 3650 production 1981 -1982

    Technical support of the IBM anti-trust matters.

    Sponsored by Memorex as a Sloan Fellow at Stanford. 1979-1980

    Facilitated Burroughs acquisition of Memorex
Date Left  May 1982

Statistics
    Stories (3) , Documents (47) , References (20)
Date Entered  December 31, 2005