[rescue] Apple WWDC Summary, Cube Computers

Jochen Kunz jkunz at unixag-kl.fh-kl.de
Wed Jun 25 11:36:56 CDT 2003

On 2003.06.25 11:51 Bjorn Ramqvist wrote:

> Imagine the sound from 16 (sixteen) RA81/RA82 drives on a VAX 8550.
> That immense sound was truly cool.
> Oh, each drive sucked 3-4 Amps @ 220V.
Imagine the sound of a 50 Hz to 400 Hz motor generator from a CDC Cyber
960 super computer spinning up while sucking 130 A thre phase 400 V
power. The machine is rather quiet. It is air cooled but it has a big
damper to reduce the noise.


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