RCA 501 computer brochure

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Date
1959
Copyright Owner
© RCA Corporation
Location
US
Keywords
Seven dwarfs; Second-generation computer; Transistorized; Tape drive; Business; RCA Corporation. Electronic Data Processing; RCA 501 (Computer); Digital computer: mainframe; Radio Corporation of America; promotional materials
Object ID
102646273

This early transistorized computer could simultaneously control 63 tape drives. For many business users, quick access to huge data stores outweighed its relatively slow processing.