ERIC Number: ED276889
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-Dec-5
Reference Count: 0
Workshop on Office Automation and Telecommunication: Applying the Technology.
This document contains 12 outlines that forecast the office of the future. The outlines cover the following topics: (1) office automation definition and objectives; (2) functional categories of office automation software packages for mini and mainframe computers; (3) office automation-related software for microcomputers; (4) office automation architecture top-down design; (5) office automation architecture bottom-up design; (6) office automation architecture departmental design; (7) telecommunications--wide area networks; (8) a sampling of public databases; (9) electronic mail/message/voice systems; (10) electronic document-based filing systems; (11) a comparison of optical disk technologies for office automation applications; and (12) the office in the year 2000. Most outlines are one to two pages in length. (KC)
Descriptors: Automation, Computer Software, Computers, Data Processing, Electronic Control, Electronic Equipment, Electronic Mail, Facsimile Transmission, Futures (of Society), Information Networks, Man Machine Systems, Microcomputers, Office Machines, Office Occupations, Office Occupations Education, Organizational Communication, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Technological Advancement, Telecommunications
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the American Vocational Association (Dallas, TX, December 6, 1986).