Advertising Ephemera - American Statistical Association ASA Connect - Cloud Computing

Advertising Ephemera - American Statistical Association ASA Connect - Cloud Computing

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In the twenty-first century, the delivery of computer services via the Internet, using computers independent of the user, is often known as “cloud computing.” Some professional associations have used cloud computing to provide a discussion center for members. This blue plastic giveaway is in the shape of a cloud. It advertises an online forum, the American Statistical Association's ASA Connect. A related paper sheet gives more information.
A mark on the front of the cloud reads: ASA Connect (/) community.amstat.org.
The materials were collected at the Joint Mathematics Meeting of the American Mathematical Society and the Mathematical Association of America in January 2015.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
advertising ephemera
date made
2015
maker
American Statistical Association
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
paper (sheet material)
Measurements
overall: 6 cm x 20.4 cm x 15.2 cm; 2 3/8 in x 8 1/32 in x 5 31/32 in
cloud only: 6 cm x 10 cm x 3.4 cm; 2 3/8 in x 3 15/16 in x 1 11/32 in
ID Number
2015.3169.01
nonaccession number
2015.3169
catalog number
2015.3169.01
Credit Line
Collected-for-the-Museum
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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