Black and white. This is a picture of a technician working in front of an IBM computer terminal . To his left there is a large chalboard with the words "BLOCK DIAGRAM OF IBM 1710 QUALITY CONTROL SYSTEM". There is also a flow chart on the chalkboard below the words. The back of the photograph reads "WHITE PLAINS N.Y., Aug. 5 ... New units and features announced today by Internaitonal Business machines Corporation for the IBM 1710 control system are shown mounted in 19-inch relay rack assemblies at right. They make it possible for information on each product under test to be fed directly to the computer from a testing station by such instruments as oscilloscopes, digital voltmeters, relays, autmomatic testers and other analog-to-digital devices. The results of the tests can be evaluated immediately so that instant accept or reject desicions can be made."
Identification photograph; Publicity photograph
Computer industry--History; Electronic data processing--History; Computers--History