Typical CDC 1604 installation

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Date
1960 ca.
Credit Line
Courtesy of Control Data Corporation
Copyright Owner
© Control Data Corporation (CDC)
Keywords
Cray, Seymour; Control Data Corporation; CDC 1604 (Computer)
Object ID
102635892

Control Data’s first scientific computer—one of the first built with transistors—was used for weather forecasting, real-time process control and general scientific calculations. But its first customer was the U.S. Navy, which used it to control fleet operations.