Title - Alternative

Concept for enhancing the tracking of military unit status and readiness issues, by improving the utility of unit identification codes (UICs) and unit type codes (UTCs)

Contributors

University of Central Florida. Division of Sponsored Research; University of Central Florida. Institute for Simulation and Training

Subject

Data structures (Computer science); File organization (Computer science)

Abstract

Report on study of the contents and structure of unclassified unit identification codes databases and unit type codes databases which are used by the U.S. government as a means to access and exploit the databases by non-technical and non-traditional users in a manner generally intuitive to senior enlisted members or field grade officer members of the armed forces.

Table of Contents

Introduction -- General information about unit identification codes (UICs) -- General information about unit type codes (UTCs) -- Database review methodology -- Findings relevant to UICs -- Findings relevant to UTCs -- Conclusions from the database reviews -- Data dictionary description -- Force tracker program features -- Force tracker enhancements -- Appendix A. Basic identity information (BIDE) structure -- Appendix B. UTC first character codes -- Appendix C. UIC Errors and omissions -- Appendix D. Migration systems/applications.

Publication Date

1-1-1996

Place of Publication

Orlando (Fla.)

Number of Pages

36 pages

Prepared For

Defense Manpower Data Center (U.S.)

IST Document Number

ISTTR9614

Document Number Statement

IST technical report numbers are not necessarily unique document numbers.

Rights

Not to be used for commercial purposes except by permission.

Publisher

Institute for Simulation and Training, University of Central Florida

Identifier

187IST; DP0003735

Call Number

QA76.9.D35K43 1996

Contract Number

M67004-96-C-0001

Document Type

Research Report

Type

article

College

Institute for Simulation and Training

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