Core Memory

From: Allison J Parent <>
Date: Wed Nov 5 13:49:52 1997

<Seeing how it's advertised as a 16 Meg module, it probably isn't
<a particularly pretty example of core. In my opinion, the older
<core styles - where the individual beads and wires are actually

I'd be surprized, as that is huge for a core system. It's far to big for
one plane. My guess is it's a 16k. Way back however EMC did corestore
systems of disk sizes for rapid store/recall to replace things like swapping
drums and rotating media systems.

It would be fun to get something like that and have it working!

Received on Wed Nov 05 1997 - 13:49:52 GMT

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