Accession Number : ADA113456

Title :   Programing Procedures Manual (PPM).

Corporate Author : ARMY COMPUTER SYSTEMS COMMAND FORT BELVOIR VA

PDF Url : ADA113456

Report Date : 15 Dec 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 526

Abstract : This manual prescribes the procedures to be used by US Army Computer Systems Command (USACSC) programmers in developing and maintaining multicommand and Command-unique ADP systems. In view of the emphasis by General Services Administration (GSA) that Federal agencies comply with Federal standards (FIPS/FED-STDS) in the procurement process, effective 1 January 1979, all COBOL compilers offered will be validated on a scheduled annual basis by the Federal Compiler Testing Center (FCTC). Also, all new acquisition of COBOL compilers by USACSC will be in accordance with the American National Standard Programming language COBOL Standard, ANSI X3.23-1974 or subsequent to that release. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Programming manuals, *Computer programming, Computer programs, Programmers, Programming languages, Specifications, Syntax, Computer files, Formats, Input output processing, Army, Standards

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE