Accession Number : ADA261261


Title :   A Collection of Technical Studies Completed for the Computer-Aided Acquisition and Logistic Support (CALS) Program Fiscal Year 1988. Volume 2. Graphics, CGM MIL SPEC


Descriptive Note : Interim rept. Oct 1987-Sep 1988


Corporate Author : NATIONAL INST OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY GAITHERSBURG MD


Personal Author(s) : Morgan, Roy S


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a261261.pdf


Report Date : Mar 1991


Pagination or Media Count : 482


Abstract : Computer-aided Acquisition and Logistic Support (CALS) Program is a DoD Industry strategy to transition from paper-intensive acquisition and logistic processes to a highly automated and integrated mode of operation for the weapon systems of the 1990s. These volumes document the accomplishments of the National Institute of Standards and Technology to advance the development of technology and standards in support of CALS. These reports are divided into three volumes: 1, Text, Security, and Data Management; 2, Graphics, CGM MIL- SPEC; and 3, Graphics, CGM Registration. Volume 2. Graphics: Progress in the Computer Graphics Metafile standard is described, including work in the graphics standards committees and the expansion and updating of the CALS CGM application profile. A draft Military Specifications for CGM is included. A plan for Extended CGM is presented, including documentation of relevant standards committee work.... CGM, Extended CGM, Graphics, Graphics metafile, Metafile.


Descriptors :   *COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN , *COMPUTER AIDED MANUFACTURING , WEAPONS , INTEGRATED SYSTEMS , WEAPON SYSTEMS , DATA ACQUISITION , STANDARDS , TRANSITIONS , LOGISTICS , COMPUTERS , INDUSTRIES , STRATEGY


Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE