Accession Number : AD0884258

Title :   Tactical Operations System. Basic System Description. Annex F. Terrain Intelligence.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : BUNKER-RAMO CORP CANOGA PARK CA

Report Date : OCT 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 90

Abstract : Annex F supports the Technical Summary and is restricted to the functional application of Terrain Intelligence. This application pertains to the collection, analysis and processing of data of combat significance to include vegetation, soil, relief, drainage, etc. The terrain function provides for the accumulation and dissemination of terrain intelligence to all echelons from maneuver battalion through field army. Annex F defines the data base, input and output formats, and transaction processing and estimates transaction loads and data base volumes. This application interfaces with Weather Data (Annex K) and Tactical Troop Movement (Annex M).

Descriptors :   *DATA PROCESSING), (*ARMY OPERATIONS, (*TACTICAL WARFARE, DATA PROCESSING), (*INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, ARMY OPERATIONS), (*TERRAIN INTELLIGENCE, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL), DECISION MAKING, COMBAT INFORMATION CENTERS, COMPUTERS, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, FLOW CHARTING, AUTOMATION.

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE