Accession Number:

AD0642368

Title:

THE CATALOG: A FLEXIBLE STRUCTURE FOR DATA STORAGE,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

Applications that use the computer as a processor of natural languages are considered. The importance of data in these applications requires a general and flexible, yet very efficient, data storage and management system. The basic features of a generalized data structure, called The Catalog, are described Also described is the encoding scheme that was developed for use with catalogs.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE