Accession Number : ADA312689

Title :   Technical Publication Transfer Using: Northrop Corporation's Data. MIL-D-28000A (IGES), MIL-M-28001A (SGML), MIL-R-28002A (Raster), MIL-D-28003 (CGM). Quick Short Test Report.

Descriptive Note : Test rept.

Corporate Author : CALS TEST NETWORK WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

PDF Url : ADA312689

Report Date : 02 JUN 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 43

Abstract : The Department of Defense (DoD) Air Force Continuous Acquisition and Life-Cycle Support (CALS) Test Network (AFCTN) is conducting tests of the military standard for the Automated Interchange of Technical Information, MIL-STD-1840A, and its companion suite of military specifications. The AFCTN is a DoD sponsored confederation of voluntary participants from industry and government managed by the Electronic Systems Center (ESC) The primary objective of the AFCTN is to evaluate the effectiveness of the CALS standards for technical data interchange and to demonstrate the technical capabilities and operational suitability of those standards. Two general categories of tests are performed to evaluate the standards; formal and informal.

Descriptors :   *COMPUTER PROGRAMS, *DATA MANAGEMENT, *INFORMATION TRANSFER, *LIFE SUPPORT SYSTEMS, *LIFE CYCLE MANAGEMENT, TEST AND EVALUATION, ELECTRONICS, AIR FORCE, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, INDUSTRIES, MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, CORPORATIONS, INFORMATION EXCHANGE, COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN, NETWORKS, SPECIFICATIONS, MILITARY STANDARDS, REPORTS, TEST EQUIPMENT, SHORT RANGE(TIME), COMPUTER GRAPHICS, MILITARY PUBLICATIONS, AIR FORCE PLANNING, RASTERS, TECHNICAL WRITING.

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Computer Systems
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE