This clip from a 1961 newsreel describes the introduction of computerisation to New Zealand's public service. A room-sized IBM 650 computer was installed at the Treasury, mainly to process staff payrolls.
Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi
Archives New Zealand - Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: Pictorial Parade 113. National Film Unit, 1961
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