Accession Number : AD0658818

Title :   SOVIET CYBERNETICS: RECENT NEWS ITEMS NO. 8,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Holland,Wade B.

Report Date : SEP 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 120

Abstract : In this issue: Brief items; Computer production reform and western practices advocated; Need for enterprise computer centers; Shortcomings of management systems; Large computer centers, machines needed; A 'tradition' of unreliability; Problems of academy computer centers; Information retrieval conference; Technical specifications: M-20, BESM-3M, BESM-4, M-220; Kazakh mathematics and mechanics institute criticized; Three products of electronics industry: photos; Institutes receive awards; Press summary, August 1967.

Descriptors :   (*COMPUTERS, USSR), (*CYBERNETICS, USSR), COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, TECHNICAL INFORMATION CENTERS, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, AUTOMATION, PRODUCTION CONTROL, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, CONTROL SYSTEMS, RELIABILITY, INPUT OUTPUT DEVICES, DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS, PUNCHED CARDS, MEMORY DEVICES, CORE STORAGE, MAGNETIC CORES, MAGNETIC TAPE

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Bionics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE