Accession Number : AD0679049

Title :   USAREUR LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM.

Descriptive Note : Task 1 rept.

Corporate Author : AMERICAN POWER JET CO RIDGEFIELD N J

Report Date : JAN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 137

Abstract : The objective of the project is the development and design of an effective and efficient USAREUR Logistic Management Information System. The system makes use of logistic data inputs for analysis and evaluation. It is based on the application of Logistic Management Indicators to measure the overall condition, performance and efficiency of logistic functions and establish trends. Task I of the project, the status of which is reported, requires the development of these Logistic Management Indicators; the determination of the data necessary to implement these indicators including source, scope, frequency and processing requirements; as well as the recommendation of goals and standards and presentation formats. This task also includes the recommendation of methods for storage and retrieval of data, recommendations regarding ADP implications, and the performance of studies in depth in individual areas to illustrate the methods and techniques recommended. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LOGISTICS, *MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING), DATA PROCESSING, SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, STANDARDS, DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL

Subject Categories : Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE