Artifact Details

Title

BCS 2020 data entry station

Catalog Number

102668052

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

Olivetti

Place Manufactured

Italy

Identifying Numbers

Other number Type: BCS 2020/2030 Printed on a sticker on the back of the object
Other number Zul. Nr.: FTZ C-113/78 Printed on a sticker on the back of the object

Dimensions

overall: 33 in x 40 in x 27 in

Description

The object is a data entry station mounted on a metal stand. The keyboard is German (qwertz) but labels on some of the keys are in English. Data typed in by the system user would be recorded on paper and also on a cassette tape, mounted on a drive on the top of the left panel. Attached to the object on the right side is a sub-miniature D connector and cable. Printed on a sticker on the back of the object is "DEUTSCHE OLIVETTI GMBH." Printed on a label on the front of the object is "DATEV DES DATEV ERFASSUNGS SYSTEM BCS 2020."

Category

I/O/other

Collection Title

SAP Collection

Credit

SAP Collection, Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X3709.2007