Artifact Details

Title

META 4

Catalog Number

102776310

Type

Text

Date

1969-1970

Publisher

Digital Scientific Corporation

Extent

30 p.

Description

Marketing packet for the Digital Scientific Corporation META 4 computer system. The packet contains a brochure on the META 4; computer system data sheets for models 4001, 4016:11 and 4016:18, model 1444 disc storage unit, model 3442 X-Y plotter, and model 4150 microprogrammer's panel; a diagram of the META 4-16 processor; a image entitled "The Digital Scientific META 4 system as an IBM 1800 emulator with tape, disc, and card reader and punch; a comparison of USA FORTRAN and META-4 FORTRAN, assembly language summary. The packet also includes copies of two newspaper articles: "Digital Scientific Corp. Joins County's Booming Industry", The San Diego Union, Sunday, September 7, 1969, H-14; "Bright Future: Computers Add Success for Company", San Diego Evening Tribune, Thursday, December 18, 1969.

Category

Promotional Material

Credit

Gift of Frank G. "Jerry" Snyder

Lot Number

X6818.2013