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About the systems:
Cray Y-MP EL (yel)
Cyber 960 (cy960)
Cyber 860 (cy860)
Cyber 830 (phoenix)
Desktop Cyber (dtcyber)
Control Data Net (cdcnet)
SGI Origin 2000 (o2000)
CData 4680 (majestix)
Sun Enterprise 10000 (e10k)
Cray T3E (t3e)
NEC SX-4B (sx4b)
NEC UP4800/675 (siox)
Cray J916 (uhu)
Cray J932 (huh)
Cray C90
Cray T3D
Fujitsu VPP300 (vpp)
Bull DPS 6000
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Tours day on Nov 23rd 2002
Tours day on Nov 29th 2003
Tours day on Nov 27th 2004
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Cyber 2000 from Zurich (external)
Moving to datArena (external, short overview)
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Hardware Projects
Cyber Disk Emulator
MUNIAC Vacuum Tube Computer

Team Members:
John G. Zabolitzky
Alexander Mann
Freddy Meerwaldt
Wolfgang Stief

In memory of:
Seymour Cray
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Recommended reading

Short guides written by the Cray-Cyber team:
- Short guide to vector programming/parallelization
- Short form NOS commands
- Short usage guide for NOS systems
- Short usage guide for NOS/VE
- Short usage guide for logging on to CRAY UNICOS systems

The NOS and NOS/VE Editors make extensive use of the VT100 Terminal Emulation function keys and shifted function keys. Thanks to Markus Mueller you may find here a description of the NOS Function Keys and NOS/VE Function keys

Manuals available for download:
- J. E. Thornton, Design of a Computer, The CDC 6600
- See our Documentation download section
- Vectorization Guide by Cray Reasearch, Inc.
- Vectorization Guide by Prof. Pounds, Mercer Univ.
- Bitsavers repository of CDC documents
- Bitsavers repository of CDC 6x00 documents useful for Cyber960/NOS
- Bitsavers repository of Cray documents

Books which can be bought:
- Murray, "The Supermen" - a comprehensive source for information on Seymour Cray, ERA, Control Data and Cray Research, Inc.
- David E. Lundstrom, A few good men from UNIVAC published by Replica Books, 1997 (first published by MIT Press, 1987) - another book on CDC
- Emerson W. Pugh, Lyle R. Johnson, John H. Palmer, IBM's 360 and early 370 systems, published by MIT Press 1991 - contains some remarks about the concerns of IBM about CDC
- Engineering Research Associates, High Speed Computing Devices (original edition McGraw-Hill 1950) - provides information on ERA.

CDC and Cray machine architectures are discussed in any good book on computer architecture.
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