Artifact Details

Title

SAGE Core Memory Array

Catalog Number

X310.84

Type

Physical object

Date

1958

Manufacturer

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number SAGE
Serial number 300819 ASSY.

Dimensions

925x970x1870 mm

Description

Sign removed from front of object on 2010-12-17 read:
Core Memory Unit 2
Core Memory Unit 2 held 4K words for 131,072 bits in a stack of 34 core planes. Each column of cores stored one 32-bit word.

Category

Memory: core

Credit

Gift of the Hancock Field Air Force Base

Lot Number

X310.84