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From its earliest days, the Fortran programming language has been designed with computing efficiency in mind. The latest standard, Fortran 2008, incorporates a host of modern features, including object-orientation, array operations, user-defined types, and provisions for parallel computing.
IBM 704 The IBM 704 was introduced in 1955 as the first machine in the IBM 700 series scientific line—it was designed specifically for engineering and scientific calculations. It was the first machine with magnetic core memory and the first to use the FORTRAN programming language. When an IBM 704 was installed in France in 1957, it was called “the most powerful electronic brain.”