Accession Number : AD0489323

Title :   ACQUISITION, ANALYSIS AND PRESENTATION OF TREND DATA.

Descriptive Note : Research document 1 May-25 Oct 65,

Corporate Author : BOEING CO SEATTLE WA

Personal Author(s) : Curry, C. T. ; Considine, B. M. ; Harmon, W. H. ; Pereboom, P. L. ; Miyatake, H. J.

Report Date : 01 NOV 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 124

Abstract : Trend data are described as that portion of the data which tends to establish a pattern forming the basis of prediction. Thus, the term trend carries with it the connotation of continuation into the future. The acquisition Analysis and Presentation of Trend Data are defined as the elements of the Trend Data System which is presented as a method of using past data to provide prediction of future performance, reliability parameters and the probability of mission success. Trend predictions during the course of a mission can also provide the basis for mission control decisions. The Trend Data System's impact on program requirements of test and test data are emphasized. The system, applicable to a general program, is defined as to data collection, data storage and retrieval, analysis techniques and data presentation. An appendix is also provided which lists some possible trend prediction measurements and parameters. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MATHEMATICAL MODELS, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL), (*DECISION MAKING, MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING), MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, RELIABILITY, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE