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Title: CLIS (CRIMINALISTICS LABORATORY INFORMATION SYSTEM), V 3 - SYSTEM AND ORGANIZATIONAL IMPACT
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: SEARCH Group Inc.
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 53
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
SEARCH Group Inc.
Sacramento, CA 95831
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 73-SS-99-3309
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Program/Project Description
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS VOLUME DEVELOPS A COST COMPARISON AND ANALYSIS FOR THE VARIOUS ALTERNATIVE CRIMINALISTICS LABORATORY INFORMATION SYSTEM (CLIS) CONFIGURATIONS.
Abstract: THIS DOCUMENT PROVIDES DESIGN DETAIL AND COST ANALYSIS FOR THE FOUR HARDWARE COMPONENTS OF THE SYSTEM: USER TERMINALS, COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, COMPUTER PROCESSING, AND DATA STORAGE. DESIGN ALTERNATIVES PRESENTED IN NCJ-30454 ARE EVALUATED. IN TERMS OF THE LISTED ADVANTAGES, DISADVANTAGES, AND COST FACTORS. THESE DESIGN ALTERNATIVES INCLUDE USER INDEPENDENT, CENTRALIZED, DISTRIBUTED PROCESSOR, DISTRIBUTED COMMUNICATIONS, DISTRIBUTED PROCESSOR HIERARCHICAL, AND CENTRALIZED HIERARCHICAL CONFIGURATIONS. THE FINAL CHAPTER IDENTIFIES A RECOMMENDED CLIS CONFIGURATION. A GLOSSARY OF TERMS IS INCLUDED. SEE ALSO NCJ-28032 (AN OVERVIEW), 30453, 30454, AND 30456.
Index Term(s): Comparative analysis; Computer aided operations; Computer hardware systems; Cost/Benefit Analysis; Crime laboratories; Criminalistics; Information Systems and Technology; Project SEARCH
Note: SUPPLEMENT TO TECHNICAL REPORT NO. 11
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