Accession Number : ADA141396

Title :   LONEX (Laboratory Office Network Experiment) Cost/Benefits Study. Volume 1.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept.


PDF Url : ADA141396

Report Date : Apr 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 73

Abstract : This report documents the results of an analysis of costs and benefits which are expected to accrue to the Rome Air Development Center (RADC) through the acquisition and implementation of an organizational office automation system. The report has two major parts: (1) Volume I - the LONEX Cost/benefits Study which describes the major findings and (2) Volume II - Appendix III, Cost Benefits Analysis - A comparative cost analysis is presented in accordance with AFSC regulations and guidelines. The ground rules and assumptions underlying the analysis are detailed and comparisons are made using constant, inflated and discounted dollars for three cases: (1) present (no automation), (2) lease and (3) purchase. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Management planning and control, *Automation, *Data processing equipment, *Systems management, *Cost effectiveness, Workplace layout, Office personnel, Office equipment and supplies, Organizations, Quality control, Training, Cost estimates, Computer architecture, Computer applications, Air Force procurement

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Economics and Cost Analysis
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE