Accession Number : ADA306022

Title :   Weapons Effects and Performance Data Archival Program.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. 1 May 92-31 Dec 93,

Corporate Author : HORIZONS TECHNOLOGY INC SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s) : Butler, Geoffrey S. ; Sensenderfer, Wil ; Mehler, Steve ; Squeo, Joe

PDF Url : ADA306022

Report Date : 01 MAR 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 57

Abstract : This report describes the development and application of software for the archival and retrieval of textual, audiovisual, and other types of data on the effects and performance of conventional weapons. A multimedia database management system, called the Weapons Effects and Performance Data Archival (WEAPDA) Information System, was developed to archive and retrieve comprehensive information covering operational uses of conventional weapons on various target types. This software system and associated databases will support various analyses Including delivery accuracy, weapon effectiveness, weapons system reliability, and target vulnerability. (MM)

Descriptors :   *DATA BASES, *DATA MANAGEMENT, *WEAPON SYSTEMS, *DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS, *COMPUTER NETWORKS, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, MILITARY OPERATIONS, INFORMATION SYSTEMS, VULNERABILITY, RELIABILITY, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, COMPUTER APPLICATIONS, WEAPONS EFFECTS, ARCHIVES.

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Computer Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE