Accession Number : ADA140329

Title :   Development of a Digital Mapping Program at the Defense Mapping Agency.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : DEFENSE MAPPING AGENCY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Macomber,M M ; Franklin,D P

PDF Url : ADA140329

Report Date : 02 Apr 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : This paper discusses the development of a digital mapping program at the Defense Mapping Agency (DMA). The evolution of a conventional mapping production program from time consuming labor intensive processes into highly interactive and versatile operations is covered. Special emphasis is placed on the rationale for implementation of enhanced hardware and software technologies into the production processes.

Descriptors :   *Mapping, Digital maps, Computer applications, Production

Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE