ERIC Number: EJ444697
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Design, Installation and Post-Implementation Assessment of an Optical Disc Based Storage and Retrieval System for Images of Engineering Contract Documents.
Ashford, J. H.; Masters, A. M.
Journal of Documentation, v48 n1 p65-78 Mar 1992
Describes an image storage system for contract documentation in the Engineering Directorate of Thames Water Utilities (England) which uses optical disc storage and a relational database for indexing and retrieval of nearly 500,000 pages in compressed image format, and provides end user access through 7 workstations. Requirements, feasibility study, systems selection, implementation, and evaluation are discussed. (five references) (Author/MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)