Artifact Details

Title

IBM Mass Storage - IBM Cypress file storage unit and recorder

Catalog Number

102657180

Type

Still Image

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

Other number CYP-20

Dimensions

overall: 8 in x 10 in

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white of several floor standing machines with little or no covering and with its inner components exposed. Interior components shown include wires, cables, tubing, and pumps. The light source is coming from the overhead ceiling lights. The machines are part of the IBM Cyprus file storage and recorder system. Written on verso side of image near the top edge in pencil is "CYP-20".

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

IBM Cyprus (Computer); Computer industry--History; Computers--History; Electronic data processing--History; International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Credit

Courtesy of Jack Harker

Lot Number

X2509.2003