Artifact Details

Title

HP-9000 Lunchpail module

Catalog Number

102704229

Type

Still Image

Publisher

Hewlett-Packard Company (HP)

Identifying Numbers

Other number P4155 Verso

Dimensions

overall: 10 in x 8 in

Description

B&W image with a HP 9000 computer in the bacxkground in front of it are the chips and boards with are mounted in a module the size of a lunchpail.
Bottom label "The power of a mainframe computer now can be packed into a desktop-size workstation because of a breakthrough in VLSI technology. The five "superchips" in the foreground are the nucleus of each model in the HP 9000 family of 32-bit computers. The chips are mounted on boards which fit into a lunchpail-size module, which in turn is the basic power package inside each HP 9000 computer."

Category

Identification photograph

Lot Number

X7413.2015