Xerox Alto: Everything You Need to Know

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The Xerox Alto was created in 1972 at the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center. The Alto was the first system to have all of the contemporary Graphical User Interface components. 

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The Alto was inspired by Douglas Engelbart’s oN-Line System (NLS) at Stanford Research Institute (SRI) and was primarily configured by Chuck Thacker, the project leader.

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– The Xerox Alto was created in 1972. – The Xerox Alto encompassed a variety of Programming Facilities and Software Applications.

Facts About the Xerox Alto Computer

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– 128KB of memory – 2.5MB removable cartridge hard drive – 5.8 MHz CPU – 64-key keyboard and a 5-finger key set

The Xerox Alto Computer Specs

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