In the early 1980s a visionary, an engineer and a prodigy combine to confront the corporate behemoths of the time. Their personal and professional lives will be challenged by greed and ego while charting the changing culture in Texas' Silicon Prairie.
TV series reveals the story of how in 1980 year was the beginning of when the computer industry was just beginning to develop.Thus, the protagonist of the series, Joseph McMillan, who works in the company IBM tells how was the development of the computer industry in the 80 years of the last century. He, a man of talent, had his view of the development of computer technology. With many plans, Joseph decides to retire from the company's IBM and create his a team which will be composed of talented professionals who have their own ambitions. The main tasks of this team are time-consuming to achieve common goals, as well as they will have to learn to resist other powerful corporations.
The events set in the 1980â€™s, when America has swept a real boom in the IT sector and computer technologies. The plot revolves around a young genius by the name of Joseph McMillan, he worked at IBM and was involved in the development of the IBM PC. After his ideas were left aside, Joseph decided to leave the company and create his own computer using reverse engineering of IBM PC with the principles of open architecture, as it was designed at the beginning. How will turn on his fate? Will he make a revolution in the world of computer technology?
The events take place in California in March 1986. Mutiny decides to leave Texas to get acquainted with the big boys in Silicon Valley. Donna Clark and Cameron Howe do their best to launch their company into the breathtaking world of computing, Gordon fails to fit in to his wife`s company and Joe McMillan wants to come back to his previous partners` lives. Moreover, this very season is going to be special due to these new characters: Ryan Ray, who is a smart and determined programmer and Diane Gould, a qualified Silicon Valley venture capitalist. Lots of different obstacles and troubles are prepared for the main characters to deal with, and they are connected with the world of technology, money and so on.
Halt and Catch Fire season 4 from the AMC channel continues to narrate about the birth of the сomputer era. The protagonist of the drama series Halt and Catch Fire is one of former employees of IBM named Joe MacMillan. His desire to create his own computer leads to the interesting acquaintances. The idea to create something absolutely new leads him to the incredibly talented girl-encoder Cameron Howe and the equally talented Gordon Clark who is engineer by profession. Together they try to realize the common dream. The final 4-th season of the TV show Halt and Catch Fire will tell about the life of the main characters in the early 90’s of 20th century. Because this is the period of the incipience of the Internet and the appearance of the first web browsers.