Accession Number : ADA265439


Title :   Report to the Committees on Appropriations of the United States House of Representatives and the United States Senate. Automated Logistic Systems. Part 1. Computer Aided Logistic Support (CALS). Part 2. Automation of Technical Manuals and Orders


Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (ACQUISITION AND LOGISTICS) WASHINGTON DC


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a265439.pdf


Report Date : 28 Mar 1986


Pagination or Media Count : 106


Abstract : This document reports on DoD's plans for and progress toward: (1) Automating the creation and distribution of logistics data and (2) Reducing the amount of technical paperwork required for weapon system procurement and logistic support. The Committee on Appropriations of the House of Representatives, in its Report on the FY 1986 Defense Appropriations Act, directed the Department of Defense to report on efforts to automate logistic support and reduce paper-based technical documentation. The Senate Committee on Appropriations also requested a report on reducing paper-based technical manuals and technical orders.


Descriptors :   *DATA BASES , *LOGISTICS SUPPORT , *DATA MANAGEMENT , DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE , AUTOMATION , COMPUTER COMMUNICATIONS , WEAPON SYSTEMS , REPORTS , MILITARY PROCUREMENT , HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES , PAPER , SENATE


Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE