ERIC Number: ED046081
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Basic Concepts Required in the Development of a Planning Information System.
Kennedy, F. D.
This report, the result of developmental research on a planning information system for North Carolina, describes the planning process at higher levels of State government, defines a general information system and derives a planning information system from various types of planning, provides guidelines for system design and evaluation, and describes the development cycle of an information system. The research attempted to determine the basic objectives of a State planning system, define the State planning environment, and provide a conceptual basis for the preparation of an integrated description of the State planning information system. (A related document is EA 003 195.) (Author)
Descriptors: Computer Science, Data Processing, Design, Information Needs, Information Systems, Management Systems, Operations Research, Planning, Statewide Planning, Systems Analysis, Systems Development
National Technical Information Service, Springfield, Virginia 22151 (PB 190 222 MF $.95 HC $3.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Dept. of Administration, Raleigh.; Research Triangle Inst., Durham, NC.
Identifiers - Location: North Carolina