Artifact Details

Title

UNIVAC 494 Control Console

Catalog Number

102707277

Type

Still Image

Photographer

Fukuchi, Fred K.

Publisher

Sperry Rand Corporation

Place of Publication

New York, NY

Identifying Numbers

Other number P2035 Verso Pencil

Dimensions

overall: 8 in x 10 in

Description

Black and white image of a woman sitting in front of the UNIVAC 494 Control Console.
Verso: attached paper "Control console of the new UNIVAC 494, largest and most powerful computer of a new series of modular real-time data processing systems announced by Sperry Rand Corporation's UNIVAC Division. The UNIVAC 494 is a super-speed general purpose computer that is six to ten times faster than the present UNIVAC 490 Real-Time Computer. Known as the UNIVAC 490 Modular Real-Time Systems, the series is comprised of the low-cost medium scale UNIVAC 491; the intermediate UNIVAC 492; and the large-scale 494. The compatible series is availaable in a wide range of systems configurations that allow users to increase power, speed and storage capacity to meet real-time and batch processing needs. ### For Further Information: Fred K. Fukuchi Sperry Rand Corporation UNIVAC Division Sperry Rand Building New York, N.Y. 10019 (212) 956-2140"

Category

Photograph

Lot Number

X7413.2015