Artifact Details

Title

Introducing a New Concept in Computer Speed, Efficiency and Flexibility: Philco 212

Catalog Number

102646228

Type

Text

Date

1962

Publisher

Philco Corporation

Place of Publication

U.S.

Extent

4 p.

Dimensions

11 x 8 1/2 in.

Copyright Holder

Philco Corporation

Description

A four color brochure for the Philco 212. The cover is a black background with the heading "Introducing a new concept in computer speed, efficiency and flexibility." "Philco 2000" is boxed in by the numbers 212 in white outline, grey, orange, and white. The brochure unfolds and includes a description of the improvements made to the Philco 2000 series of computers. A chart on page 2 shows the 212's "Advanced Four-Way Processing," which permits four instructions to be processed simultaneously. Page 3 is divided into the following sections: Speed; Efficiency and Flexibility; and Economy. A section on the 212's compatibility with other Philco computers is included on page 4. There is a drawing of the Philco 212 on pages 1 and 2. The back cover features the Philco logo and address for the Marketing Department of the Philco Corporation.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

promotional materials; Software; Philco 2000 (Computer); COBOL (Software); Digital computer: mainframe; Military/Aerospace applications; Philco 212 (Computer); Philco Corporation; Business applications

Lot Number

X3067.2005