Artifact Details

Title

META 4

Catalog Number

102776310

Type

Text

Date

1969-1970

Publisher

Digital Scientific Corporation

Extent

30 p.

Description

Marketing packet for the Digital Scientific Corporation META 4 computer system. The packet contains a brochure on the META 4; computer system data sheets for models 4001, 4016:11 and 4016:18, model 1444 disc storage unit, model 3442 X-Y plotter, and model 4150 microprogrammer's panel; a diagram of the META 4-16 processor; a image entitled "The Digital Scientific META 4 system as an IBM 1800 emulator with tape, disc, and card reader and punch; a comparison of USA FORTRAN and META-4 FORTRAN, assembly language summary. The packet also includes copies of two newspaper articles: "Digital Scientific Corp. Joins County's Booming Industry", The San Diego Union, Sunday, September 7, 1969, H-14; "Bright Future: Computers Add Success for Company", San Diego Evening Tribune, Thursday, December 18, 1969.

Category

Promotional Material

Collection Title

Frank Gerald (Jerry) Snyder collection of computer brochures

Credit

Gift of F. G. "Jerry" Snyder

Lot Number

X6818.2013