Home > IBM > Birth of the IBM PC Birth of the IBM PC Submitted by Saad 2005-08-01 IBM 1 Comment The release of the IBM PC proved revolutionary for the then tiny microcomputer industry, and for IBM itself. Read about the birth of the IBM PC 5150 at Braeburn. About The Author Thom Holwerda Follow me on Twitter @thomholwerda One Response 2005-08-03 3:10 am pravda As we kill the PC as we know it, let us fondly remember its past. It is ironic that it took a rebel unit inside IBM to invent the PC but it will be the young turks — Intel, Microsoft, AMD — that kill it. With the help of the old guard at IBM of course.