Accession Number : AD0697805

Title :   A NEW MANAGEMENT TOOL: CRITICAL PATH CHARTING APPLIED TO GRAPHICAL DISPLAY,

Corporate Author : DARTMOUTH COLL HANOVER N H DEPT OF MATHEMATICS

Personal Author(s) : Anderson,John L. ; Hayes,Miles V.

Report Date : 02 JUN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 89

Abstract : The report describes how the PDP-9/graphics system can be used in management for project evaluation and review technique (PERT). The background for PERT and critical path charting and a description of the graphics system are included. A sample problem demonstrates the value of graphics in management functions. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, FLOW CHARTING), (*COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, GRAPHICS), CATHODE RAY TUBES, COST EFFECTIVENESS, LABOR, MATERIALS, TIME, PUNCHED TAPE, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS, COMMAND AND CONTROL SYSTEMS, NETWORKS, READING MACHINES

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Computer Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE