Accession Number : ADA141397

Title :   LONEX (Laboratory Office Network Experiment) Cost/Benefits Study. Volume 2.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept.

Corporate Author : BOOZ ALLEN AND HAMILTON INC BEDFORD MA

PDF Url : ADA141397

Report Date : Apr 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 94

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 :   *Systems management, *Automation, *Cost analysis, *Cost estimates, Organizations, Office personnel, Office equipment and supplies, Laboratory tests, Training, Systems analysis, Computer programming, Computer program documentation, Computer architecture, Computer applications, Data management, Data processing equipment

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE