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Tape drive units connected to the IBM System 360 at York University Computer Center's machine room in the early 1970s.

Historical Context By 2000, Research in Motion (RIM, Waterloo, Ontario) became a world leader in the mobile communications market. RIM Wireless Handhelds--the Inter@ctive 800, 900, 850, and 950--were widely deployed and distributed through leading…

An image of the Ottawa office of Computel Systems Ltd.


Monthly and bi-monthly publications offered by NABU Manufacturing to the subscribers of its NABU Network as well as internal NABU newsletters published by NABU employees.Holdings:- The NABU Network magazine (monthly), Nov.-Dec. 1984- The Changing…

NABU Adaptor was developed by NABU Manufacturing to interface the NABU PC with NABU Network. The museum has two NABU Adaptors:
- model number NA-2, serial number 005420.
- model number NP-2, serial number 0014291.

Rapidman 1212 electronic desktop calculator released by Rapid Data Systems & Equipment Ltd. in 1973. The calculator featured: 12 digit display 4 functions (+, -, x, ÷) decimal position selectable 0-5 places from keyboard memory…

The Pied Piper was designed in the early 1980s by Semi-Tech Microelectronics Corp. (STM) and advertised as a portable, low-cost, versatile business computer. It was sold with the Perfect Software package.The Pied Piper consisted of a CPU unit in…

The Commodore Plus/4 home computer was released by Commodore International in 1984. It was a CPU unit in plastic enclosure with built-in keyboard. The distinctive feature of the computer were four applications resident in the computer's ROM: a word…

Historical ContextThe Inter@ctive Pager 950 announced by Waterloo, Ontario-based Research in Motion Limited (RIM) in August 26, 1998, was a successor to and a major refinement of the Inter@ctive 900 two-way pager introduced by the company in 1996. It…

Disk storage units for the IBM System 360 mainframe computer installed at York University Computer Center in the early 1970s.
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