Artifact Details

Title

IBM 705 EDPM Electronic Data Processing Machine

Catalog Number

102646306

Type

Text

Date

1955

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Place of Publication

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

other number 32-6448

Extent

21 p.

Dimensions

8 3/8 x 10 7/8 in.

Copyright Holder

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Description

The brochure introduces the 705 EDPM as an advancement on the existing line of IBM data processing machines: 604, CPC, 607, 650, 701, 702, 704. The brochure is printed in orange, blue, gray, and black on glossy white paper. The front cover shows a blue, gray, orange and black abstract geometric design including a memory chip, punch cards, and magnetic tape on a reel. The back cover shows reels of magnetic tape on a gray background. Throughout the inside pages black and white photographs display the 705 EDPM, some with people working. Labeled drawings show how the 705 works and unlabeled drawings display various computer paraphanalia, such as punch cards and magnetic tape on reels. Text contents include: Management instrument electronic data processing; The IBM 705 EDPM blueprint for action; General description; Machine components; Input and output units; Electronic speeds for business management; Applications on the 705; Typical application plans; Control and analysis of inventories; forcasting requirements; IBM service in the data processing field.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

promotional materials; Digital computer: mainframe; Business applications; International Business Machines Corporation (IBM); 705 EDPM (Computer)

Lot Number

X3067.2005