ERIC Number: ED050760
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-May
Feature Analysis of Generalized Data Base Management Systems.
Conference on Data Systems Languages, Monroeville, PA. Systems Committee.
A more complete definition of the features offered in present day generalized data base management systems is provided by this second technical report of the CODASYL Systems Committee. In a tutorial format, each feature description is followed by either narrative information covering ten systems or by a table for all systems. The ten systems covered in this report are: (1) the Conference on Data Systems Languages' COBOL as defined in the "Journal of Development," (2) the Data Base Task Group's proposal, (3) International Business Machines Corporation's (IBM's) GIS, (4) General Electric Company's (GE's) IDS, (5) IMB's IMS, (6) Informatics' MARK IV, (7) IBM's FFS (also known as NIPS), (8) Auerbach and Western Electric's SC-1, (9) Systems Development Corporation's +DMS and (10) Radio Corporation of America's UL/1. (MM)
Descriptors: Computer Programs, Computers, Databases, Information Retrieval, Information Storage, Information Systems, Management Information Systems, Management Systems, Operations Research, Systems Analysis, Systems Development
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Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Conference on Data Systems Languages, Monroeville, PA. Systems Committee.