FACOM full form

Meaning : Fully automatic computer

Category : Computers
Sub Category : Hardware  
Type : Acronym

What does FACOM mean or stand for ?

Fully Automatic Computer was the phrase coined in the 1950s and sixties to describe a computing machine that could process its own bytes and give and output on its own.There was no need for human interaction during the computing process.Bytes were read by the computer and output was also produced without interference from the programmer.