Artifact Details

Title

PDP-11 cabinet

Catalog Number

102733383

Type

Physical object

Date

04-87

Manufacturer

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Identifying Numbers

Model number SM-70CVA-LK Silver label top rear
Other number CPC7BB2-7 Dymo label top front
Serial number NI79015076K White label top front, silver label top rear

Dimensions

overall: 72 in x 20 1/2 in x 30 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. The top two units have multiple pilot lights and small doors revealing small control panels. The bottom three units have drop-down front doors that reveal two small inner units.

Category

Digital computer/minicomputer

Credit

Gift of Bank of America

Lot Number

X1744.1999