Artifact Details

Title

RCA Spectra 70

Catalog Number

102646099

Type

Text

Date

1965-03

Publisher

RCA Corporation. Electronic Data Processing

Place of Publication

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

other number 8070001

Extent

22 p.

Dimensions

11 x 8 1/2 in.

Copyright Holder

RCA Corporation. Electronic Data Processing

Description

The front cover of the brochure is black with a photograph in the upper left corner of the sun emerging from black clouds. The back cover is white with a black band across the bottom and lists the addresses of RCA EDP domestic offices. The inside front cover is black with the same sun emerging from black clouds in upper left and a color photograph of the Spectra 70 computer. The inside pages contain two-color photographs of the Spectra 70 computer hardware and people at work, and charts and graphs providing information about the Spectra 70. The centerfold is a color photograph of the Spectra 70 set up in an office environment with people at work. Text contents include: Total information management of the next decade; 8 advanced concepts for efficiency and utility; Monolithic integrated electronics/circuits on a speck; Compatible byte-sized data format for linguist among computers; Mass storage for your data base lets you begin total system evolution...profitability; Evolution to real-time system facilities by inherent communications capabilities; A spectrum of terminals and peripherals to span your work requirements; A spectrum of comuters for your evolution to a total information system; Software eases system evolution with multi-level operating systems complementing hardware; and Problem solving power for growth to management science and technical usage. The brochure is punched for a 3-hole binder.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

promotional materials; Software; FORTRAN (Software); RCA Corporation. Electronic Data Processing; Scientific applications; Spectra 70 (Computer); COBOL (Software); Digital computer: mainframe

Credit

Gift of Thomas J. Buckholtz and Helen T. Buckholtz

Lot Number

X2592.2004