Accession Number : AD0749978

Title :   Question Answering in the CONVERSE System.

Descriptive Note : Technical memo.,

Corporate Author : SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Kellogg,Charles H.

Report Date : 17 OCT 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 34

Abstract : The report describes procedures and capabilities for English-sentence interrogation of a data base containing information on computer programs used in social-science research. The report illustrates current (October 1972) sentence-understanding capability of the CONVERSE prototype English data management system as available over the ARPA Network. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DATA PROCESSING, *SOCIAL SCIENCES), (*COMPUTER PROGRAMS, SOCIAL SCIENCES), ENGLISH LANGUAGE, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, TIME SHARING

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE