Charles W. Bachman
Charles Bachman at the 2012 ACM Turing Centenary Celebration
|Died||July 13, 2017 (aged 92)|
|Alma mater||University of Pennsylvania, Michigan State University|
|Known for||Integrated Data Store|
|Awards||ACM Turing Award (1973) |
National Medal of Technology and Innovation (2012)
ACM Fellow (2014)
Bachman Information Systems
Charles William "Charlie" Bachman III (December 11, 1924 – July 13, 2017) was an American computer scientist. He spent his entire career as an industrial researcher, developer, and manager rather than in academia. He is particularly known for his work in the early development of database management systems.  The Bachman diagrams are named after him. He won the Turing Award in 1973.
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- CHM. "Charles W. Bachman — CHM Fellow Award Winner". Retrieved March 26, 2015.
- Harrison Smith (July 16, 2017). "Charles Bachman, engineer who devised a better way to manage data, dies at 92". The Washington Post. Retrieved July 16, 2017.