Artifact Details

Title

The CRAY X-MP Series of Computer Systems

Catalog Number

102646183

Type

Text

Date

1985

Publisher

Cray Research, Inc. (CRI)

Place of Publication

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

other number MP-0102

Extent

26 p.

Dimensions

11 x 8 1/2 in.

Copyright Holder

Cray Research, Inc. (CRI)

Description

Four color brochure for the CRAY X-MP series of computer systems. The cover features a picture of a CRAY X-MP over a black background. The inside of the front cover has a short history of Cray computers. Subsections in the brochure include System overview; CRAY X-MP design; CRAY X-MP software; System integration; Support and maintenance; and CRAY X-MP design detail. The System overview section includes information on different models of the CRAY X-MP, such as the CRAY X-MP/4, CRAY X-MP/2, and CRAY X-MP/1. Pictures of CRAY X-MPs are featured throughout the brochure. On the brochure's page 3 there is a chart of the multiprocessor system organization. On the brochure's page 19 there is a chart of the CRAY X-MP system organization. There is a grey subsection that stretches throughout the brochure. This subsection features information about the diversity of applications usable with the CRAY X-MP, including examples such as geological research, computational physics, image processing, and computer graphics. Colorful images accompany each application example. Technical specifications are included.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

Software; Graphics applications; FORTRAN (Software); Digital computer: supercomputer; Scientific applications; Military/Aerospace applications; promotional materials; CRAY X-MP (Computer); Cray Research, Inc. (CRI)

Lot Number

X3067.2005