Fingers Crossed for 2021 ...

2020 was the worst! COVID kept the museum closed for much of the year and a mains water pipe bursting causing a flood kept us closed for the rest. 
We're hoping to re-open in the next few months ... fingers crossed! Read More >>>

Please Donate Via Just GivingNo visitors, no workshops, no events, no school visits... no income. We know that things are tough for everyone right now, but if you can afford to help us through these tough times please donate what you can.

There's over 36,000 exhibits here! That should keep you occupied for a bit - get searching!

Or come and get involved on our social media channels ...

      Twitch  Facebook          Online Gift Shop      

Thank you.

IBM - Systems Application Architecture - An Overview

Third Edition (February 1988)
This edition applies to IBM's Systems Application Architecture as announced in March 1987, and expanded
in October of that year.
Changes are made periodically to this publication; before using this publication in connection with the
operation of IBM systems, consult the latest IBM System/370. SOxx, 4300, and 9370 Processors
Bibliography, GC20-0001, IBM System/36 Guide to Publications, GC21-9015, or IBM System/38 Guide to
Publications, GC21-7726, for the editions that are applicable and current.

This manual Is Intended to help managers and technical personnel evaluate IBM's
Systems Application Architecture, and do some preliminary, high-level planning for
Its Implementation.

This document has recently been digitised and made available here. Digitising our collections requires significant resources. Please consider making a donation to the Centre if you download this document!  The donate button is at the top of this page, by the search bar.

Reference Number : GC26-4341-2

Date Published : February 1988

Manufacturer : IBM

Format : PDF - 77 pages






This exhibit has a reference ID of CH40549. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.

IBM - Systems Application Architecture - An Overview

Click on the Images For Detail

This manual can be downloaded from the Computing History Shop.

  • File Size: 5.58 MB
  • Price: £4

Help support the museum by buying from the museum shop

View all items

Founding Sponsors
redgate Google ARM Real VNC Microsoft Research
Heritage Lottery Funded
Heritage Lottery Fund
Accredited Museum