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Memory of the Month: Racks of records

By on March 25, 2014 at 9:14 AM

Each month, we share an image from GEICO’s past and invite you to exercise your caption-writing skills. This mid-1970s photo shows how GEICO stored policy records and other company information as it moved into the computer age. These IBM 3420 tape drives held about 120 megabytes of data. But converting from paper files to this […]

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Memory of the Month: A place for everything, and …

By on July 28, 2011 at 3:04 PM

In honor of GEICO’s 75th anniversary, we’re sharing an image from GEICO’s past each month this year and inviting you to exercise your caption-writing skills. These days, GEICO keeps most of its records electronically, but back in the 1970s, the business was much more paper-intensive. Records were stored in boxes – lots and lots of […]

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