Accession Number : ADA312723

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

Personal Author(s) : Lammers, Gary ; Lammers, Mel

PDF Url : ADA312723

Report Date : 03 JUN 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 72

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 Tnterchange of Technical Information, MIL-STD-l84OA, and its companion suite of military specifications. The AFCTh 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 efectiveness 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 :   *INFORMATION TRANSFER, *STANDARDS, *MILITARY PUBLICATIONS, *TECHNICAL INFORMATION CENTERS, *TECHNICAL WRITING, TEST AND EVALUATION, AIR FORCE, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, INDUSTRIES, MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS, CORPORATIONS, NETWORKS, SPECIFICATIONS, MILITARY STANDARDS, REPORTS, TEST EQUIPMENT, SHORT RANGE(TIME), LIFE SUPPORT SYSTEMS, RASTERS, LIFE CYCLE MANAGEMENT.

Subject Categories : Information Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE