Artifact Details

Title

Tabular techniques development distribution #3 report

Catalog Number

102726552

Type

Text

Date

1961-06-23

Author

Sutherland Company; Grad, Burt

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM). Data Processing Division

Identifying Numbers

Document number 1F1
Document number 1F2
Document number 1F3

Description

From the cover memo:
"This is the third release of material concerning the development of tabular techniques for systems and programming description. Enclosed are three reports: 1) A report by Sutherland Company describing a method of recording management decision rules and other information necessary to adapt an information system to an automatic medium of data processing. 2) A report by Burton Grad, IBM, describing two techniques of representing the decision logic of an insurance company file maintenance problem; namely, traditional flow charts and tabular form. 3) A paper given by Burton Grad at the 12th GUIDE international meeting in Montreal, Canada, June 1, 1961 describing the general concept of tabular techniques."

Category

Technical Report

Collection Title

Burt Grad General Electric and IBM records

Series Title

Special projects : Decision tables

Credit

Gift of Burton Grad

Lot Number

X6906.2014