Accession Number : AD0923480

Title :   A System for Topographic Inquiry. Number 1. Micrographic Subsystem.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Oct 70-Sep 73,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER TOPOGRAPHIC LABS FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s) : Gunther, Alden C.

Report Date : MAY 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : The purpose of the development was to demonstrate the concept of microform topographic data storage and to develop a software package to control a micrographic system. A commercially available system was leased for experimentation, and a set of specifications for operational hardware was developed. A software description, the proposed hardware specifications, and a pilot test operation flowchart are included in the report. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TOPOGRAPHIC MAPS, DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS), (*MICROFORM, MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS), MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, DATA MANAGEMENT, TERRAIN INTELLIGENCE, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, DATA REDUCTION, ACCURACY, DISTORTION, RESOLUTION, DISPLAY SYSTEMS, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, HANDLING, SPECIFICATIONS, GRAPHICS, DATA PROCESSING, DATA BASES, REMOTE TERMINALS, VIEWERS, DISPLAY SYSTEMS.

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Cartography and Aerial Photography
      Photography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE