Artifact Details

Title

SDS 940 computer, console

Catalog Number

102649032

Type

Physical object

Date

1966

Manufacturer

Scientific Data Systems (SDS)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 940 Printed on name plate

Dimensions

overall: 14 in x 24 3/4 in x 6 in

Description

Object is a control panel labelled "940/SDS/Scientific Data Systems" with power button, toggle switches, and many push-buttons for data entry with tiny incandescent (or neon) bulbs for binary readout. Pencil notation on underside of top rail "Doug Home 257-4506". Tag on bottom side "Property of Transamerica Data Systems".

Category

I/O/console / panel

Subject

timesharing; University of California, Berkeley; Tymshare, Inc.