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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 181-200 of about 952
    Stretch system assembly line
    International Business Machines (IBM)
    Still Image
    102635780
    Engineers debugging part of Stretch
    International Business Machines (IBM)
    Still Image
    102635785
    KMPD
    Text, Nov. 25, 1958
    102634042
    Stretch Reunion : interview with John Griffith
    Computer History Museum
    Text, Sept. 28, 2002
    102636411
    7000 X Committee, investigation of 7090 and its possible improvement : meeting or contact repot
    International Business Machines Corporation (IBM). Data Processing Division
    Text, Nov. 12, 1958
    102634028
    Stretch Reunion : interview with Norm Hardy
    Computer History Museum
    Text, Sept. 28, 2002
    102636404
    Cover letter
    Text, Feb. 9, 1960
    102634155
    Attached commentaries : survival value of organization myths : decomposition of large interlocking organizations
    International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)
    Text, June 30, 1970
    102632319
    Shared variables
    Text, May 10, 1971
    102632321
    SIGMA - physical description
    Text, Sept. 3, 1958
    102632523
    Proposal for an interlock signal
    Text, Oct. 13, 1958
    102632528
    Slow-down signal
    Text, Oct. 21, 1958
    102632530
    Channel adapter
    Text, Nov. 10, 1958
    102632535
    Card punching for Project 7000
    Text, Dec. 16, 1958
    102632542
    Appendix F of the STRAP 1 manual
    Text, [1960?]
    102633956