Accession Number:

ADP003310

Title:

Prototype Development of an Information-Sharing and Decision Support System for the Manpower Personnel and Training Community,

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DEFENSE TECHNICAL INFORMATION CENTER SAN DIEGO CA MATRIS OFFICE

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Report Date:

1984-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

The availability of up-to-date and reliable data on the substance and funding of Research and Development efforts within the Manpower Personnel and Training MPT community, and the valid linkage of such data through a systems approach, are important aids to researchers and managers in the Department of Defense. The Manpower and Training Research Information System MATRIS is a computerized, information-sharing and Decision Support System DSS designed to provide such aids to those involved with the conduct andor fiscal management of Department-of-Defense-sponsored, people-related Research and Development pursuits. Although already in operation, the evolution of MATRIS continues within the framework of the prototype development model. The prototype development process of MATRIS, the structure and content of its data base, and the services and products which the system makes possible, are described. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE