ERIC Number: ED051552
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1970-Jun
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The State of the Art in Information Handling. Operation PEP/Executive Information Systems.
Summers, J. K.; Sullivan, J. E.
This document explains recent developments in computer science and information systems of interest to the educational manager. A brief history of computers is included, together with an examination of modern computers' capabilities. Various features of card, tape, and disk information storage systems are presented. The importance of time-sharing computer systems for educational data management is outlined. Funds for this research were provided by an ESEA Title III grant. (RA)
Descriptors: Computer Oriented Programs, Computer Science, Computer Storage Devices, Computers, Data Processing, Data Processing Occupations, Databases, Information Dissemination, Information Networks, Information Processing, Information Retrieval, Information Services, Information Storage, Information Systems, Management Systems, Time Sharing
Mrs. Elaine Barnes, Director of Education, San Mateo County Office of Education, 590 Hamilton St., Redwood City, California 94063 ($.50)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Operation PEP, Burlingame, CA.; San Mateo County Superintendent of Schools, Redwood City, CA.; Mitre Corp., Bedford, MA.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title III