Accession Number : AD0425530

Title :   SPAN REFERENCE MANUAL. SPAN: INTRODUCTION AND GENERAL DESCRIPTION,

Corporate Author : SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CORP SANTA MONICA CA*

Personal Author(s) : Almendinger, Vladimir V.

Report Date : 27 NOV 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : One of a series of volumes of the SPAN REFERENCE MANUAL, this document describes the SPAN system for data management and statistical analysis. The SPAN system provides an integrated file processing and multivariate analysis capability for problems involving large data matrices with large numbers of variables. The system is oriented to problems of social science in general and urban data analysis in particular. This volume introduces the SPAN system and discusses its purpose and principal features. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DATA PROCESSING, MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING), STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES, COMPUTERS.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE