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IBM z890: ‘When an 18 Year Old Buys a Mainframe’

What does it take to move a 2,300lb. mainframe into your parents’ basement? This is a great – and at times hilarious – story:

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Connor Krukosky is an 18 year old college student with a hobby of collecting vintage computers. One day, he decided to buy his own mainframe…an IBM z890. This is his story.

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1 Comment

  1. They could have simply replaced the furnace with it!

    Not ashamed to admin I would do the same thing.

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