Accession Number : AD0650568

Title :   UNIVAC PROCESSING OF THE ELECTRONIC FAILURE TABULATION PROBLEM FOR THE BUREAU OF SHIPS.

Descriptive Note : Research and development rept.,

Corporate Author : DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN WASHINGTON D C APPLIED MATHEMATICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Dorey,Mary W.

Report Date : NOV 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 109

Abstract : The Applied Mathematics Laboratory of the David Taylor Model Basin produces Electronic Failure Report Tabulations for The Bureau of Ships. Analyzing approximately 35,000 failure reports each month is accomplished by the use of UNIVAC, a large-scale electronic computer. Fourteen edited reports of various sequences and formats are available through computer processing. This report contains a description of the problem and details of how it is produced on the computer. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT, FAILURE(ELECTRONICS)), (*DATA PROCESSING, *FAILURE(ELECTRONICS)), REPORTS, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE