Accession Number : ADA130087

Title :   Personal Computers and the Army.

Descriptive Note : Student essay,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Zetterberg,Robert W

PDF Url : ADA130087

Report Date : 05 May 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : This essay examines the trend towards the proliferation of personal computers in the Army. The author explores the roots of this revolution and examines selected personal computer initiatives. In light of industry experience, the paper examines Army ADP policies and management strategies, makes recommendations and looks at the future potential use of personal computers. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Microcomputers, *Data processing, *Army planning, *Computer applications, Management planning and control, Army research, Information retrieval, Data storage systems, Maintainability, Data management, Life cycles, Planning programming budgeting, Man computer interface, Input output devices

Subject Categories : Computer Hardware
      Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE