Artifact Details

Title

Burroughs B8500 System Block Diagram

Catalog Number

102627306

Type

Still Image

Publisher

Burroughs Corporation

Place of Publication

Detroit, MI, US

Identifying Numbers

Other number #618 Verso pencil

Dimensions

overall: 8 in x 10 in

Description

Further Expanded B8500 System block diagram. Gives detailed block for each component in the system. Technical
details are given. Verso paper insert. "Further Expanded B8500 System: the B8500 system might typically be further expanded to include 3 computers, 10 memory and 2 input/output modules which service 8 disk files, 26 tape units, as well as other random access and console equipment. The data transfer rate for such a system would be 584x10(3) characrtesr per second with 907 I/O still available. Any combination of 11 I/O modules or computer modules and 6 more memory modules could still be added to achieve a maximum configuration.
From News Bureau BURROUGHS CORPORATION Detroit, Michigan 48232 Phohne: 875-2260, Ext. 2234

Category

Photograph

Lot Number

X7413.2015