Accession Number : ADA194239

Title :   Artificial Intelligence Software Acquisition Program. Volume 2.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. Aug 85-Aug 87,

Corporate Author : SANDERS ASSOCIATES INC NASHUA NH

Personal Author(s) : Bardawil, Carol ; Fry, Larry ; King, Sandy ; Leszcynski, Linda ; O'Neil, Graham

PDF Url : ADA194239

Report Date : Dec 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 83

Abstract : This research evaluated the software development process for artificial intelligence (AI) systems and postulate a software acquisition model. The major elements performed were a literature search, a case study analysis of 26 knowledge based system (KBS) development efforts, and consultation with experienced AI system developers. This volume discusses a KBS process model and customer/developer interface model. A comparison of the postulated model with DOD-STD-2167 and DOD-STD-2167A (draft) is made in terms of activities, products, reviews and baselines. Keywords: Artificial intelligence; Software development process; Software acquisition model; Knowledge based system; Documentation standards.

Descriptors :   *ACQUISITION, *COMPUTER PROGRAMS, *SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, LITERATURE SURVEYS, MODELS, STANDARDS, CASE STUDIES

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE