Accession Number:

AD0765203

Title:

Generalized Data Base Management Systems and Selected Air Force Applications.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE ACADEMY COLO DEPT OF ASTRONAUTICS AND COMPUTER SCIENCE

Report Date:

1973-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

171.0

Abstract:

The report discusses the generalized data base management systems GDBMS with case studies to illustrate the concepts discussed in the tutorial section. An introduction to the functional components of a GDBMS, their interrelationship and their purpose is presented. Data and storage structures and their influence on the GDBMS and its associated operating system are discussed. There is a discussion on the GDBMS user environment and operational considerations. Included also are questions related to the rationalerequirements problem of GDBMSs. The case studies are all Air Force related GDBMSs. Systems discussed are the Headquarters USAF Military Personnel System - System 2.5, the Machine Independent Data Management System MIDMS, the Program Assisted Concole Evaluation and Review System PACER, the SACCS Force Management Information System, and the Strategic Air Command Generalized Information System. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE