Accession Number:

ADA202302

Title:

Automated Feature Attribute Accessing from Map Text

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. 1 Oct 1985-30 Sep 1986

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER TOPOGRAPHIC LABS FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

This report documents an investigation into the feasibility of placing machine-readable symbology bar codes or OCR text on map products. The approach to this research included a survey of optical-scanning devices, procurement of suitable devices, and interfacing the equipment to a personal computer for the development of a prototype automated feature attribute access system. This report documents the issues that surfaced during the design and testing of this prototype system.

Subject Categories:

  • Cartography and Aerial Photography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE