ERIC Number: ED038096
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Report of the Computer Study Committee; Submitted to the Board of Regents, State of Kansas.
Kansas State Board of Regents, Topeka.
The Computer Study Committee was formed under the Board of Regents in Kansas to determine the presence and use of computers in the seven state institutions. To collect data, the Committee sent out questionnaires, made campus visits and conducted interviews. The bulk of the report discusses (1) funding and accounting procedures for computer use and services at the institutions; (2) the need for computer science education and various programs at the institutions; (3) computer hardware presently available for administrative purposes and the need for centralization and statewide network computing; (4) computing center space facilities in the seven institutions; (5) computer usage in institutional and Regents' reporting and planning, and interinstitutional cooperation on data processing problems; and (6) computer center staffing problems. The report includes seventeen recommendations, including the establishment of a permanent Computer Advisory Committee. The questionnaire is appended. (AF)
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Authoring Institution: Kansas State Board of Regents, Topeka.