Accession Number : ADA197652

Title :   Army Implementation of DoD and Federal Standards. Volume 1. Recommendations.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Aug 87-May 88.

Corporate Author : PLANNING RESEARCH CORP SIERRA VISTA AZ

Report Date : 06 MAY 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 731

Abstract : This report recommends a set standards for U.S. Army information systems. The body of the report describes requirements for standards, identifies the services to be provided, describes the methodology for selecting standards, and discusses in broad terms the families and relationships of standards recommended. Annexes provide detailed analysis of requirements, alternative standards to meet the requirements, evaluations, and specific recommendations for standards to be adopted by the Army. A companion report provides guidance for acquisition authorities to use in preparing documents used for the acquisition of Army information systems. Keywords: Information Mission Area(IMA), Technical standards, Automation, Communications, Records management, Visual information, Printing and publications, Competition in contracting act(CICA), Implementation guidance. (SDW)

Descriptors :   *ARMY EQUIPMENT, *INFORMATION SYSTEMS, *STANDARDS, ACQUISITION, OPTICAL IMAGES, PRINTING, RECORDS MANAGEMENT, UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, CONTRACTS.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE