Accession Number : AD0692468

Title :   MATERIEL INFORMATION FLOW DEVICE (MIFD) PROJECT REVIEW.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : WRIGHT AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Smith,James S. , Jr

Report Date : JAN 1954

Pagination or Media Count : 72

Abstract : Contents: Logistics for 1956' concept; MIFD project background; A proposed MIFD system for a base installation; MIFD operational analysis; Dept. of Defense federal cataloging program; MIFD experimental model; MIFD progress report; Proposed radio communication system for the MIFD; High density recording research; Application of a digital computer to an experimental inventory control problem.

Descriptors :   (*LOGISTICS, *DATA PROCESSING), DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, COMMUNICATION AND RADIO SYSTEMS, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, INVENTORY CONTROL, DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS, MAGNETIC TAPE

Subject Categories : Information Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE