Artifact Details

Title

NASA - SETI prototype equipment including Sun 100 workstation, VAX 11/750, and MCSA analyzer

Catalog Number

102657159

Type

Still Image

Publisher

SETI Institute; NASA Ames Research Center

Place of Publication

Goldstone, CA, US

Identifying Numbers

Other number AC86-0028-2

Dimensions

8 x 10 in

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a color image of the SETI prototype equipment consisting of a Sun 100 workstation, VAX 11/750, and MCSA analyzer. The computers have white panel covers and are floor standing. Behind the computers are rows of cables and a bookshelf. Light is coming from the overhead ceiling. In the center of verso side of image on the white 17/8 x 4 in. label with the text "SETI prototype equipment at DSS13, Goldstone, California. From left to right: SUN 100 Workstation, power conditioner, VAX 11/750, Disk and Tape Drives, Multichannel Spectrum Analyzer (MCSA) Prototype (designed and built for SETI by Stanford University). (AC86-0028-2)". Written on the 1 x 2 5/8 in. label on verso side is text "Photo provided by NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, California 94035-1000". Written in black pen on verso side of image near the bottom right corner is "AC86-0028-2".

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

Multichannel Spectrum Analyzer (MCSA); Sun Microsystems, Inc.; SETI Institute; NASA Ames Research Center; Sun 100 (Computer); VAX 11/750 (Computer)

Credit

Gift of the SETI Institute

Lot Number

X3180.2005