Accession Number:

ADA261261

Title:

A Collection of Technical Studies Completed for the Computer-Aided Acquisition and Logistic Support (CALS) Program Fiscal Year 1988. Volume 2. Graphics, CGM MIL SPEC

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept. Oct 1987-Sep 1988

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL INST OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY GAITHERSBURG MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

482.0

Abstract:

Computer-aided Acquisition and Logistic Support CALS Program is a DoD Industry strategy to transition from paper-intensive acquisition and logistic processes to a highly automated and integrated mode of operation for the weapon systems of the 1990s. These volumes document the accomplishments of the National Institute of Standards and Technology to advance the development of technology and standards in support of CALS. These reports are divided into three volumes 1, Text, Security, and Data Management 2, Graphics, CGM MIL- SPEC and 3, Graphics, CGM Registration. Volume 2. Graphics Progress in the Computer Graphics Metafile standard is described, including work in the graphics standards committees and the expansion and updating of the CALS CGM application profile. A draft Military Specifications for CGM is included. A plan for Extended CGM is presented, including documentation of relevant standards committee work.... CGM, Extended CGM, Graphics, Graphics metafile, Metafile.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE