Accession Number : AD0737045

Title :   National Military Command System Information Processing System 360 Formatted File System (NIPS 360 FFS). Programming Specifications Manual. Volume I. Introduction.

Descriptive Note : Computer systems manual,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL MILITARY COMMAND SYSTEM SUPPORT CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Stallard,John M.

Report Date : 01 SEP 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : The document constitutes Volume I of the Programming Specifications Manual (PSM) for the NMCS Information Processing System, 360 Formatted File System (NIPS 360 FFS). The PSM is a seven volume series which serves as the primary basis for program maintenance and subsequent development efforts. Each volume (or part, if physically subdivided) has a supplement containing the companion flowcharts for the programming elements contained in that volume or part. This specific volume is the introduction to the PSM. It contains general information concerning the NIPS 360 FFS organization, its programming philosophy, its computer configuration, its programming languages, and the documentation system used throughout the remaining volumes of the PSM. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DATA PROCESSING, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE), (*COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, INSTRUCTION MANUALS), INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, DATA TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS, PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Systems Management and Standards

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE