Overview

STAR


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

One of the early vector processors, manufactured by CDC and unique on several grounds: it is one of the large machines built by CDC that was not designed by Seymour Cray (the architect was Jim Thornton); it was noted for having very wide words that can be processed in parallel; it was the first machine marketed that was aimed at very rapid processing of vectors.

Subjects: Computing.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.