Accession Number:

ADA229731

Title:

An Assessment of the Factors in Office Automation Systems Affecting Air Force Middle Managers and Clerical Workers in the Information Management Career Field

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH SCHOOL OF SYSTEMS AND LOGISTICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1990-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

129.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this theses was to investigate the attitudes and opinions of personnel affected by two office automation systems. Reprographics Automated Management System RAMS and Records Information Management System RIMS. Eight investigative questions were posed 1 How receptive were information management personnel to the office automation systems RAMS and RIMS 2 Were information management personnels perception different now from the period prior to installation of the office automation systems 3 What is the frequency of use for each office automation system 4 What major factors impede these office automation projects RAMSRIMS 5 What major factors facilitate these office automation projects RAMSRIMS 6 How much change did RAMSRIMS bring into the work environment of the information management personnel 7 Is there a difference in the receptivity of office automation systems between managers and clerical workers 8 Are there any perceived additional benefits to the office automation systems This study found both RAMS and RIMS had a moderate degree of receptivity prior to their implementation.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE