Accession Number:

AD0787039

Title:

ARPANET Management Study: New Application Areas

Descriptive Note:

Quarterly technical rept. no. 2, May-Jul 1974

Corporate Author:

CABLEDATA ASSOCIATES INC PALO ALTO CA

Report Date:

1974-08-05

Pagination or Media Count:

197.0

Abstract:

Some specific topics addressed in the present Quarterly Technical Report include 1 Consideration of system modules necessary for a large set of procurement related functions 2 Description of an early list of evolutionary functions felt to be most applicable 3 Determination of the file sizes for the records considered 4 Determination of the state of the art of inputting and storing the large text database implied in automating procurement 5 Consideration of secrecy protection means that are more effectively built into the initial system configuration design rather than as an afterthought 6 Survey of present procurement information automation efforts, and consideration of evolutionary growth from this presently highly advanced basis 7 Analysis of the cost of sending one-way text messages via a number of alternatives ranging from postal mail to various forms of electronic transmittal 8 Work in progress in evaluating present day legal interpretation of governmental secrecy provisions and private proprietary information protection legislation of import to procurement automation.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Systems Management and Standards
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE