Accession Number:

ADA001372

Title:

The NMCSSC Quick-Reacting General War Gaming System (QUICK). Functional Description.

Descriptive Note:

System planning manual,

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL MILITARY COMMAND SYSTEM SUPPORT CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Report Date:

1974-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

48.0

Abstract:

This document is a nontechnical description of the computerized Quick-Reacting General War Gaming System QUICK. It includes a broad description of system operation, input data requirements, available outputs, and typical applications. QUICK is a tool for examining various facets of possible general wars under a variety of conditions of force posture, strategies, and starting conditions. Based upon suitable input data, QUICK will automatically generate global strategic nuclear war plans, simulate the planned events, and provide statistical output summaries.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
  • Nuclear Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE