Browse Items (88 total)

RNW.jpg
The original NetWinder Linux microcomputer was developed by Corel and offered in 1998. In January 1999,Hardware Computing Canada of Ottawa acquired the NetWinder division from Corel and change the name of the combined company to Rebel.com. The…

micwatb.jpg
The microWAT microcomputer project was initiated by the 1979 study conducted at the University of Waterloo, on possible use of microcomputers for academic applications (for more information, see the reference below). The computer was designed by the…

NABU PC promotional photograph
The NABU Personal Computer (PC) was developed by NABU Manufacturing of Ottawa to access the NABU Network. The computer comprised a CPU unit, a detachable keyboard, and a joystick. The museum has two NABU PC units:- model number NPC-2, serial number…

nabu1600_promo.jpeg
The NABU 1600 was a 16-bit multi-user, multi-tasking desktop business computer supporting up to three user terminals. It was released by NABU Manufacturing in 1982. The system consisted of the CPU unit, the mass storage unit, and up to four terminals…

SuperPET.jpg
Commodore SuperPET SP9000 was a co-processor computer with both the MOS 6502 and the Motorola 6809 microprocessors. It was capable of running both the standard Commodore CBM 8000 series software, as well as the University of Waterloo microSystems…

09.jpg
The NDS-1000 (also know as the Pancake) was a microprocessor-based word processor and communication system designed and manufactured by Network Data Systems between 1978 and 1985. The NDS-1000 consisted of a CPU unit (built around the Zilog Z80…

Hyperion_small.jpg
Dynalogic Hyperion personal computer model 3032.The Hyperion was one of the first 'luggable' computers compatible with the IBM PC. In 1981, Bytec Management Corporation took over Daynalogic Corporation ‐ one of the first Canadian microcomputer…

DMS8_small.jpg
The Dynalogic Microcomputer Systems (DMS-8).The museum has: DMS-8 model 7042B, serial number (?) DMS-8 model 7042C, serial number (?) DMS-8 model 7082, serial number 7813350. Dynalogic DMS-8 series computers were Motorola 6800-based CPU units…

aplterminal.jpeg
Digital image depicting an IBM 2741 Selectric typewrite (terminal) at York University Computer Centre in the early 1970s

mf8008a.pdf
The MIL MOD8 modular microcomputer consisting of a back plane board (board number MOD8-8) mounted on top of an aluminum case with 7 printed circuit boards inserted into the back plane connectors. These boards are (left to right): MOD8-2 Restart…
Output Formats

atom, dcmes-xml, json, omeka-xml, rss2