Artifact Details

Title

An Introduction to the UNIVAC File-Computer System

Catalog Number

102646303

Type

Text

Date

1951

Publisher

Sperry Rand Corporation. Univac Data Processing Division

Place of Publication

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

other number 960

Extent

22 p.

Dimensions

11 x 8 1/2 in.

Copyright Holder

Sperry Rand Corporation. Univac Division

Description

The brochure introduces the UNIVAC File-Computer System. The brochure is printed in manuscript style on thin weight white paper. The front cover shows a black and white photograph of the Univac File-Computer System and the company logo. A circular yellow sticker, with the number 75 handwritten on it, appears at the upper right corner. The back cover shows the logo of Remington Rand, Division of Perry Rand Corporation. Throughout the inside pages, the text altenates with full page diagrams of functions and operations of the 709. Diagram captions include: Building-block versatility; On-line operation, Off-line operation; Multiplexer; High-capacity general storage; High-speed general-purpose storage; Univac file-computer; Production control--new work; Production control--work done. Text headings include: General outline of component units; On-line billing with typewriter input-output; New approaches to production control.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

promotional materials; Digital computer: mainframe; Univac Division Sperry Rand Corporation; Univac File-Computer System (Computer)

Credit

Courtesy of Charles Jortberg

Lot Number

X2381.2002