Artifact Details

Title

Cray Y-MP8

Catalog Number

102627714

Type

Still Image

Publisher

Cray Research, Inc. (CRI)

Identifying Numbers

Other number P4198

Dimensions

5 x 7 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

Black and white image of the Cray Y-MP8 with a man standing in the middle of the machine. On the bottom of the image a caption reads "Cray Y-MP8 supercomputer from Cray Research, Inc. Minneapolis. Each of the internal "slots" visible in the mainframe cabinet can accomodate one central processor or four million 64-bit words (about 32 megabytes) of memory. Up to eight central processors and 128 million words of memory can be configured in this way."

Category

Publicity photograph; Identification photograph

Subject

Cray Y-MP8 (Computer); Cray Research, Inc. (CRI)

Lot Number

X7413.2015