Accession Number : AD0760427

Title :   Computer Based Information Systems and the Middle Manager.

Descriptive Note : Student essay,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Peixotto,Roland E.

Report Date : 27 OCT 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 35

Abstract : The paper addresses the needs of the Army's middle operating management. It addresses the problem by discussing the answers to these questions: What is a computer based informaton system. How is a computer based information system developed. How does one use a computer based information system. Why do some computer based information systems succeed while others fail. It concludes with eleven recommended areas that middle management must understand in order to effectively use computer based information systems. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   (*DATA PROCESSING, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS), (*ARMY PERSONNEL, MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING), OFFICER PERSONNEL, COMPUTERS

Subject Categories : Information Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE