Accession Number : AD0642368

Title :   THE CATALOG: A FLEXIBLE STRUCTURE FOR DATA STORAGE,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Ziehe,T. W.

Report Date : NOV 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : Applications that use the computer as a processor of natural languages are considered. The importance of data in these applications requires a general and flexible, yet very efficient, data storage and management system. The basic features of a generalized data structure, called 'The Catalog,' are described Also described is the encoding scheme that was developed for use with catalogs.

Descriptors :   (*COMPUTERS, DOCUMENTS), (*LANGUAGE, DATA PROCESSING), (*COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, LANGUAGE), (*DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING), DIGITAL COMPUTERS, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, LINGUISTICS, RUSSIAN LANGUAGE, ENGLISH LANGUAGE, PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES, SUBJECT INDEXING

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE