Artifact Details

Title

Sigma 5 CPU

Catalog Number

102662160

Type

Physical object

Date

1967 ca.

Manufacturer

Xerox Data Systems, Inc. (XDS)

Dimensions

overall: 63 1/2 in x 30 1/2 in x 34 in

Description

Object is the CPU unit for the XDS system. It bears an operator control panel on the front. Taped to the front with cellophane tape are two labels with operator instructions on how to boot the system.

Category

Digital computer/mainframe

Credit

Courtesy of Carnegie Mellon University

Lot Number

X2473.2002