Accession Number : ADA328530

Title :   Development of Databases from Defense Manpower Data Center Files: Report Summarizing Development of Database Activities.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 25 Jun 96-15 Mar 97,

Corporate Author : BDM FEDERAL INC SEASIDE CA

Personal Author(s) : Henderson, Lewis

PDF Url : ADA328530

Report Date : AUG 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : BDM supported the collection and maintenance of data from various sources. Montgomery GI Bill Files were obtained and the needed REXX programs written to accomplish effective storage and retrieval of the data. Operation Transition files, to include Defense Outplacement Referral System (DORS) and Transition Bulletin Board (TBB) data were obtained and assistance provided to user and data souce communities to assure a steady and reliable flow of data. Data were collected from the Services using file transfers through the TBB for both DORS and TBB data. MGIB files were received and the USNPS and transferred to DMDC for storage and maintenance. Persian Gulf Mystery Illness data were collected from individual Service members and their families.

Descriptors :   *DATA BASES, *MANPOWER UTILIZATION, *STATISTICAL DATA, FILES(RECORDS), MILITARY PERSONNEL, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, EDUCATION, PERSIAN GULF, DOCUMENTS, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, COMPUTER FILES.

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE