Opening of CRAY 1S Computer - Montreal, 1 February 1984

Photo published on the cover of the May / June 1984 issue of Zephyr

Upgrade notes: The first upgade to the CRAY 1S was the CRAY X-MP/28. 
Later, in 1989 an upgrade called the CRAY X-MP/416 replaced the
CRAY X-MP/28 and is seen below in the last photo

Read:  Complete Story of the CRAY 1S Computer Opening as Published in the May / June 1984 Issue of Zephyr  (pdf)

Note:  The opening of the CRAY 1S super computer at CMC in Dorval co-incided with a meeting of the WMO Bureau in Canada.

This event is cross-linked to Table 9, our International meetings, and photos may be seen
at this link.

Photos of the WMO Bureau members at the opening of the CRAY 1/S computer

l to r (above and below):  Dr. Richard E Hallgren - USA, Dr. John W Zillman - Australia (standing), Zou Jingmeng - People's Republic of China (sitting, below Dr. Zillman), Dr. GOP Obasi - Nigeria  (Secretary-General, WMO), Dr. Roman L Kintanar - Philippines  (President, WMO);  Charles Caccia (Minister of the Environment), JP Bruce - Canada, W Degefu - Ethiopia,  CA Grezzi - Uruguay.
background (colour photo only):  Ian Rutherford, Don K Smith.

Some WMO Bureau Members Visit Communications Centre at CMC

l to r:  John Zillman (Australia), Jim Bruce, Yuri Israel (USSR), ? (computer operator), RE (Dick) Hallgren (USA), Roman L Kintanar (Philippines).

photos credit: Jim Bruce and Zephyr

CRAY X-MP/416 Installed in late 1989

See Zephyr article on this CRAY X-MP/416 from the February / March 1990 edition

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