Accession Number : AD0884256

Title :   Tactical Operations System. Basic System Description. Annex D. Intelligence Collection Management.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : BUNKER-RAMO CORP CANOGA PARK CA

Report Date : OCT 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 107

Abstract : This annex supports the Technical Summary and is restricted to a detail description of the functional application of Intelligence Collection Management at echelons from division to field army. The annex describes the procedures for processing user requests for information requiring collection by ground collection agencies and by aerial reconnaissance and surveillance means. It defines the data base, input and output formats and transaction processing necessary to support tactical army commands and estimates transaction loads and data base volumes. This application interfaces with the Enemy Situation (Annex C), Target Intelligence (Annex E), Terrain Intelligence (Annex F), Order of Battle (Annex H), and Weather Data (Annex K).

Descriptors :   *DATA PROCESSING), (*ARMY OPERATIONS, (*TACTICAL WARFARE, DATA PROCESSING), (*INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, ARMY OPERATIONS), (*MILITARY INTELLIGENCE, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL), DECISION MAKING, COMBAT INFORMATION CENTERS, COMPUTERS, COLLECTING METHODS, AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE, COMBAT SURVEILLANCE, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, FLOW CHARTING, PLANNING, MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING, AUTOMATION.

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Military Intelligence
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE