Artifact Details

Title

NASA - Sun graphics workstation in the SETI lab at Stanford University

Catalog Number

102657163

Type

Still Image

Publisher

SETI Institute; NASA Ames Research Center; Stanford University; Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Dimensions

10 x 8 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a color image of a Sun graphics workstation, with a white keyboard, sitting on a small table. There is a black 3-button mouse and monitor attached to the computer. Light is coming from the camera flash. Typed on the large white label at the center of verso side of image is "the SUN Graphics workstation provides a real-time display of spectral data from the MCSA prototype system. The SUN is shown here in the SETI Lab at Stanford University. The workstation has a high resolution screen, large internal memory, and a 68010 microprocessor for high speed updating of graphical information. Several data display modes are available and may be selected using the mouse pointing device (seen to the right of the keyboard).". On the smaller label on bottom right corner on verso side of image is typed "NASA Ames Research Center".

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph; Flash photograph

Subject

SETI Institute; NASA Ames Research Center; Sun Microsystems, Inc.; Stanford University

Credit

Gift of the SETI Institute

Lot Number

X3180.2005