Accession Number : AD0675775

Title :   SHIPBOARD INFORMATION SYSTEM: VOL. 1 PROJECT SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS.

Corporate Author : NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES-NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON D C SHIPBOARD MECHANIZATION/MANPOWER COMM

Report Date : SEP 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 85

Abstract : This volume contains the summary and conclusions of the Shipboard Information System project, including the results of the three shipboard tests of the system. The system, which is designed for use by the U. S. merchant marine, provides information on wage costs, union contract provisions and maintenance and repair activity aboard ship. In addition, the system provides for the computer processing of shipboard payrolls. Vol. 2 contains the instructions, codes and forms for the system. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SHIPS, *DATA TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS), SALARIES, MAINTENANCE, DATA PROCESSING, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, INPUT OUTPUT DEVICES, PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT, AUTOMATIC

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE