Accession Number:

ADA025447

Title:

Research and Development Management Analysis System (RDMAS).

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1973-1976,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

124.0

Abstract:

This report describes a Research and Development Management Analysis Systems RDMAS, developed and implemented in the Soils and Pavements Lab. of this Station WES during the period 1973-1976 as an extension of the WES Management Information System to provide closer control of the assigned research projects. The RDMAS provides a system of management tools and techniques for formulating research programs, initiating new research projects, determining the resources requiredavailable to accomplish the effort, assessing the relative priority of competing items, evaluating technical productivity versus expenditure of funds, and monitoring participating elements on a continuous basis throughout the effort life. The report describes the general logic flow of the RDMAS in the basic text with details discussed in five instructional appendixes.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Information Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE