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UnivacFile 1

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Make and Model
Univac File 1.
The first File 1 was built in 1957. Douglas Aircraft got their first File 1 in August 1958.

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About 150 were produced. Many of these were upgraded to File 2 systems. (help us)
A basic system (four tape drives, the high-speed drum, and one general storage drum) cost about

560,000 USD (United States, 1956). A system with all ten general storage drums cost about

740,000 USD (United States, 1956). (help us)

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