AFREPREN/FWD INFORMATION SYSTEM
This section outlines the objectives of
application system and the purpose and scope of this manual
Purpose of the Manual
The main objectives of this manual are
provide a source of reference as part of the disaster recovery plan.
The manual can be used as a basis for recreating the database in case
other recovery measures fail.
provide a formal specification of the design of the application and the
rationale behind the
aid in information retrieval. To
be able to get any meaningful information from any system, one must already
know the kind of information maintained, how it is organized and can how it
can be retrieved.
assist in staff training. This
manual is also relevant for training new staff or those replacing workmates
absent on leave, sickness or those interns who have gone back to college.
document bespoke elements that have been developed as additional features
interfaces to the standard CDS/ISIS software package.
This is in addition to documentation of how CDS/ISIS features have
been customized or tailored to meet specific requirements such as access
provide a mechanism for speedy update of changes to the documentation of the
specification of the AFREPREN/FWD library system.
provide a brief explanation on how applications design is specified in a
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