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Control Data Corporation records. Product manuals.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 80, Series 18

Scope and Content Note

This series contains Control Data Corporation (CDC) manuals and other post-purchase product information for specific computer hardware and software.

Researchers should consult the Control Data Corporation Product Literature series for marketing and advertising literature.

<emph render="bold">Acronyms used in this finding aid:</emph>

  1. ACE-S/C = Acceptance Checkout Equipment – Spacecraft System
  2. AUTRAN = Automatic Utility Translator
  3. CAMS = Computer Aided Maintenance System
  4. CDC = Control Data Corporation
  5. CDCN = Control Data Distributed Communications Network
  6. LSISYS = Large Scale Integration Design System
  7. TCOS = Time Critical Operating System
  8. ZAP = Zip Assembly Program
Scope and Contents

This is one series of the Control Data Corporation Records (CBI 80). Please see the other series finding aids for further information regarding the Control Data Corporation.

Dates

  • circa 1957-1991

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access to materials:

Access to the collection is unrestricted.

Copyright:

The Charles Babbage Institute holds the copyright to all materials in the collection, except for items covered by a prior copyright (such as published materials). Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Historical Note

Control Data Corporation (CDC) published hardware and software manuals to assist those who had purchased CDC equipment to run and maintain it.

Extent

69 boxes (66.7 cubic feet)

Abstract

This series contains Control Data Corporation (CDC) manuals and other post-purchase product information for specific computer hardware and software.

Arrangement of Collection

The manuals are arranged numerically by product number and/or alphabetically by name of the system or type of manual.

Acquisition:

The records were given to the Charles Babbage Institute by Control Data Corporation.

Related Material

This is one series of the Control Data Corporation Records (CBI 80). Please see the other series finding aids for further information regarding the Control Data Corporation.

Title
Control Data Corporation Records. Product Manuals, circa 1957-1991. Finding Aid.
Author
Prepared by : Bruce Bruemmer and Kevin D. Corbitt, June 1997; Josh Knatterud-Hubinger, May 2003. Updated by Sasha Grossman, April 2006.
Date
July 2005
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Collecting Area Details

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