American Data Processing Inc, Detroit MI 1966 stated first edition; 110 pages, double column text, illustrations, photographs throughout.
Condition: Very Good, large 9x12 brown cloth hardcover, titles a bit faded on spine and cover. Small corporate rubberstamp on endpage, small numeral on spine, gluestains on rear pastedown. The binding is sound and secure, pages clean and unmarked.
Categories: 1960's computers and computing, Biography and Company Histories, Computers and Society, Databooks, Handbooks, Manuals, General microcomputer and Misc. manufacturers, General Histories and References, Hardware, Human-Computer Interaction, Minicomputers, Technical Journals, Proceedings, Conferences, Miscellaneous, Word Processing, Data Processing
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Item DescriptionContents include, Display Systems and management, background of electronic display development; Electronic Display for Man-Machine Communication -- display modes and criteria; display categorization and classification; group and individual displays; Console display devices; Information retrieval display console; more;
Equipment for Information display -- techniques of display; Panel displays; Electroluminescent EL Panel, Cathode ray tube CRT; Direct view storage tube DVST; Scan conversion tube, CHaracter generation; Film projection systems, Electromechanical systems; Examples of information display Hardware; Consoles;
Computer peripheral equipment; Electronic typewriters; indicators; more; THe Management Information System - digital computers in MIS; navy management information systems, the Military system versus the Business system, more; Status of MIS Display Systems -- Douglas Aircraft Company, United Airlines, Defense Supply agency etc; Kinds of information displayed, performance appraisal, insurance industry, data retrieval and more
Problems for management in achieving display systems; Summary, evaluation and actoin; and Appendices.