Accession Number:

AD0410971

Title:

COMMAND-AND-CONTROL AND MANAGEMENT DECISION MAKING,

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SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

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Report Date:

1963-05-20

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

Reports that the development of command-and-con trol systems in support of decision making and action taking has been accomplished by military organizations. Further reports that the major concepts underlying these systems are management concepts. States that experience in building command-and-control systems is valuable in sharpening management concepts and in perfecting techniques of engineering, computer programming, and operational methods applicable to management systems. Concludes that the command-and-control type system for top management decision making is a man-machine system having as its core an on going, dynamic operation. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE