Accession Number:

AD0733366

Title:

Joint Transportation-and-Distribution Control Center.

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept. Apr-Jul 71,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ADVANCED MATERIEL CONCEPTS AGENCY ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

78.0

Abstract:

The report summarizes the findings of an Advanced Materiel Concepts Agency Ad Hoc Working Group AHWG convened 22-24 June 1971. The AHWG was comprised of 26 computer, display, and information-system experts from Government agencies, industry, and a univerisyt. The goal of the AHWG was to prepare a research and development plan which would give a reasonable expection of optimizing the technological potential of the 1990s in the transportation-and-distribution subsystem of a joint task force commanders management control center. The AHWG was divided into five panels discussing management requirements, human factors, hardware, software, and communications. The report summarizes the foreseeable state of the art, describes research and development requirements, and suggests certain important approaches for research that could lead to major advances in command and control. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE