Artifact Details

Title

Control Data 852/853/854 Disk Storage Drives: your move to better man/machine communications

Catalog Number

102646314

Type

Text

Date

1970 ca.

Publisher

Control Data Corporation (CDC)

Extent

4 p.

Dimensions

11 x 8 1/2 in.

Copyright Holder

Control Data Corporation (CDC)

Description

The brochure introduces disk storage drives 852, 853, and 854 as combining the features of magnetic tape and magnetic disk recording made possible by Control Data Model 850 disk packs. The brochure is printed in two colors, green and black, on white paper, and has inserted at the centerfold two half-size pages of green paper. The front cover shows a full page, black and white photograph a a man using a disk storage drive foregrounded by close ups of two large chess pieces. The back cover shows the company logo and address. Black and white photographs inside show people working with the magnetic tape disk drives with specifications listed on the centerfold page. Text contents include: Your move to speed and storage; Operating particulars; Specifications; Design features.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

Memory: disk; Control Data Corporation (CDC); Scientific applications; promotional materials

Credit

Gift of Thomas J. Buckholtz and Helen T. Buckholtz

Lot Number

X2592.2004