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IBM Stretch Collection

IBM Stretch

The IBM Stretch Archive is a collection of materials, primarily documents, relating to the IBM 7030 ("Stretch") computer project from 1955 to 1961. The IBM Model 7030 was one of the world's first supercomputers. Stretch incorporated a dazzling array of technical breakthroughs and was the fastest computer in the world for several years. It is considered a critical milestone in IBM history.


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  • Result 401-420 of about 952
    Error detection and correction
    Text, Feb. 13, 1956
    Stretch RAM : initial specification
    Text, Apr. 4, 1956
    Stretch number system
    Text, Jan. 28, 1957
    Meeting or contact report
    International Business Machines Corporation. Product Planning Data Processing Division (IBM)
    Text, Oct. 3, 1957
    Notes for Oct 17-18 meeting
    Text, [Oct. 1957]
    Tape or memory coupled systems
    Text, Nov. 28, 1956
    Motivation for the high-speed computer
    International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)
    Text, 1956-06-13
    Addressing scheme for the Link-LASL computers
    Text, Oct. 29, 1956
    Note on automatic square rooting
    Text, Aug. 8, 1956
    Procedure for the Stretch automation of design
    Text, Oct. 15, 1956; Nov. 12, 1956
    Experiment in musical composition
    Text, Sept. 1957
    Do it by the numbers (digital shorthand)
    International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)
    Text, 1960-07-08
    Preferred typewriter code
    Text, Mar. 11, 1958
    Job orders
    Text, Feb. 4, 1957