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Catalog Number

102646210

Title

Remington Rand UNIVAC 120 advertisement

Type

Text

Date

1956

Publisher

Remington Rand Univac Division of Sperry Rand Corporation

Place of Publication

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

other number TM1010

Extent

8 p.

Dimensions

11 7/8 x 8 7/8 in.

Copyright Holder

Remington Rand Univac Division of Sperry Rand Corporation

Description

This is a four-color brochure for the Remington Rand UNIVAC 120. The front cover has an illustration of colored balls connected by rods. On the yellow ball there is a color illustration of a woman using a UNIVAC 120. To the left of the illustration is a black and white line drawing of a horse. The title is printed on the bottom center. Color photographs scattered throughout the brochure. The inside cover has the UNIVAC 120 name printed. Along the top there is a slogan printed, which continues onto the next page, "new controlà new insightà new profitsà with punched-card ELECTRONICS." Above the slogan are five blue balls connected by lines, which look like a molecular model. On the bottom right there is a picture of a globe with circles drawn around it. The first part is a list of a four profitable aspects of the UNIVAC 120, which are Streaks through your routine figure work procedures in a fraction of the time and at a fraction of the cost; Delivers the reports you want when you want them û spotlights profit opportunities at once; Digs deeper into you workaday figures û comes up with solutions to management control problems; Produces large-scale surveys, analyses and reports impossible with conventional methods. Following is a section that describes areas that the UNIVAC 120 exceeds in, which are Speed; Versatility; Accuracy; Ease-of-Use. Under the sub-section Speed, it states that the sensing punching unit can read 150 cards per minute and the computing unit can compute 360,000 additions or subtractions an hour. Under the sub-section Versatility it states that the UNIVAC 120 can operate multiple functions, which include summarize card data; carry balances forward; reproduce numbers or letters from master cards into details cards; segregate. Under the subsection Accuracy it states that the UNIVAC 120 automatically verifies every internal calculation and assures procedural accuracy. Under the subsection Ease-of-Use there it states that setup time is reduced and machine room personnel can take over UNIVAC 120 in a week or two. Following is a section that lists and describes various applications of the UNIVAC 120. Subsections include Payroll; Market Analysis; Production Control; Property Records; Billing and Sales Analysis; Engineering; Policy Analysis; Inventory; Cost Analysis; Budget Control. Following is a section that lists of examples of the savings from average UNIVAC 120 users. Examples included are from industries such as manufacturer; public utility; insurance company; pipeline operator; tax office; nationwide distributor; county.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

Punched cards; Remington Rand Univac

Lot Number

X3067.2005