Artifact Details

Title

PDP-11 Cabinet

Catalog Number

102733382

Type

Physical object

Date

04-87

Manufacturer

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Identifying Numbers

Model number SM-70CVA-LA Silver label top rear
Other number CPC7BB2-19 Dymo label top front
Serial number NI79015015K Silver label top rear, also on white label top front

Dimensions

overall: 72 in x 20 1/4 in x 29 1/2 in

Description

Part of Bank of America's Financial Application Services system used as a central (San Francisco) message switch for the bank's money transfer network. Object is a rack mount cabinet with a variety of units in it. On top are seven small boxes with three DB-15 connectors on each. Below that are two full width units that have pilot lights and a door covering a small control panel. Below that are 12 half-width units, each with a toggle switch labeled A and B. At the bottom is a power supply. A label "CABINET 7" is adhered to the top front.

Category

Digital computer/minicomputer

Credit

Gift of Bank of America

Lot Number

X1744.1999