Review of Postal Automation Strategy: A Technical and Decision Analysis

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A memorandum by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) that reviews the "United States Postal Service (USPS) decision to utilizes single-line optical character readers (OCRs) instead of multi-line OCRs" and conducts "a comparative technical and economic analysis of the two technologies in the context of the overall postal automation program" (Foreward).

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99 p. ; 28 cm.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. June 1984.

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  • Main Title: Review of Postal Automation Strategy: A Technical and Decision Analysis
  • Series Title: Technical Memoranda
  • Added Title: Review of Postal Automation Strategy: A Technical and Decision Analysis -- A Technical Memorandum
  • Added Title: Technical memoranda (United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment)

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A memorandum by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) that reviews the "United States Postal Service (USPS) decision to utilizes single-line optical character readers (OCRs) instead of multi-line OCRs" and conducts "a comparative technical and economic analysis of the two technologies in the context of the overall postal automation program" (Foreward).

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99 p. ; 28 cm.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. Review of Postal Automation Strategy: A Technical and Decision Analysis, report, June 1984; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc39554/: accessed March 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.