Accession Number : ADA326028

Title :   Support of Functional User Aspects of VFDMIS Design and Development during Fiscal Year 1982.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Sep 81-Sep 82,

Corporate Author : GENERAL RESEARCH CORP MCLEAN VA MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS DIV

Personal Author(s) : Roach, Harold K. ; Campbell, Ronald W. ; Darby, Charles R. ; Aicken, Larry B. ; Herman, Donald J.

PDF Url : ADA326028

Report Date : SEP 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 73

Abstract : During the period from September 1981 thru September 1982, the General Research Corporation's contract with the Department of the Army had the overall objective of supporting the design and development of the Vertical Force Development Management Information System (VFDMIS). An additional objective was to support the design, development, and implementation of the Force Development Integrated Management System (FORDIMS). This one-volume final report for FY 1982: (a) Summarizes work performed pursuant to the contract on the following 13 major contractual tasks (some of which had several subtasks): Task: (1) Provide a Detailed Plan for Project Accomplishment; (2) Assist in the Detailed Definition of the Functional User Requirements Stated in the VFDMIS Charter for Change (CFC); (3) Assist in Resolution of Problems Associated With Functional User Aspects of VFDMIS Data Base Design; (4) Prepare a Working Draft of Volume I, Introduction and System Overview, of the VFDMIS User's Guide; (5) Develop a Written and Oral Executive Summary of VFDMIS; (6) Identify and Define Functional Requirements for the Interface of VFDMIS With Other Systems; (7) Prepare a VFDMIS Deployment Plan; (8) Prepare Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs); (9) Analyze Issues That Arise During VFDMIS Customer Incremental Design Reviews (CIDRs) and Recommend Solutions; (10) Develop Responses to Questions of the VFDMIS System Designer Concerning the New Logical Functional Description (NLFD); (11) Review the New Logical Functional Description (NLFD) to Ensure That It Will Satisfy All Functional User Requirements; (12) Participate in the Orientation of VFDMIS Functional Users at HQDA, MACOM, SUBCOM, and Installation Levels, as Required; (13) Assist in Development of a VFDMIS PERT Chart, and (b) Where appropriate, describes additional work that will probably b required during the next fiscal year in order to

Descriptors :   *ARMY PERSONNEL, *MANPOWER, *ARMY PLANNING, *ARMY BUDGETS, DATA BASES, MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, MANPOWER UTILIZATION, DESIGN CRITERIA.

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE