Artifact Details

Title

Burroughs B8500 Typical System Block Diagram

Catalog Number

102627305

Type

Still Image

Publisher

Burroughs Corporation

Place of Publication

Detroit, MI, US

Dimensions

overall: 8 in x 10 in

Description

Typical B8500 System block diagram. Gives detailed block for each component in the system. Technical
details are given. Verso: Paper insert "Typical B8500 System: A typical small B8500 System might include 1 computer, 3 memory and 1 input/output module to service 2 disk files, 13 tape units, as well as other random access equiopkent and a console. The data transfer rate for such a system would be approximately 71.5 x 10(3) characters per second. The I/O is capable fo handling many more peripheral devices as shown by the 466 spare channels . ### FROM News BUreau BURROUGHS CORPORATION Detroit, Michigan 48232 Phone: 875-2260, Ext. 2234

Category

Photograph

Lot Number

X7413.2015