Experience a Classic Era of Computing History

The Nostalgic Computing Center is a network of virtual computer systems from the 1970's, 1980's, and early 1990's. The systems are iconic supercomputers, mainframes, and minicomputers from that classic era of computing history. Here, you may experience for yourself the souls of these awe-inspiring machines.

The diagram, below, depicts the topology of the network and shows how the machines comprising it are interconnected using data communication technologies of the era. Click on any node in the diagram to reveal details about the respective machine and access links enabling you to login and learn more about it. After logging into a machine, you may interact with its programming languages, networking capabilities, and other unique features. Click on any edge in the diagram to reveal information about the respective data communication technology.

This site is made possible by:

Chief Curator: Kevin Jordan

Contact: admin@nostalgiccomputing.org