Artifact Details

Title

7600 supercomputer section

Catalog Number

X1385.97U

Type

Physical Object

Date

1969

Manufacturer

Control Data Corporation (CDC)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

model number 7600
serial number 1

Dimensions

overall: 73 1/2 in x 36 in x 42 in

Description

A label affixed to the front reads: "CDC 7600 S/N 1 - Delivered 01/69 retired 10/88 Cost: $5.1 million - 36 million operations per second - 4,000,000 bytes (chars) magnetic core memory - Small core memory: 65,000 60-bit words - Large core memory: 512,000 60-bit words - 3, 360 modules - 120 miles of wire"

Category

Digital Computer: supercomputer

Credit

Gift of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Lot Number

X1385.97
 

Related Records

X1385.97T 7600 supercomputer section