Q.14. What do you mean by the generations of computer?
ANS. GENERATIONS OF COMPUTER
As we know that the development of technology is continuous process. The development in computer technology was very fast in the past years. However. The computers of modern age on the basis of technology could be categorized into five generations.
1. First Generation 1940 – 1956
2. Second Generation 1956 – 1963
3. Third Generation 1964 – 1971
4. Fourth Generation 1971- Present
5. Fifth Generation Present and Beyond