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Contract Postal Units: Analysis of Location, Service, and Financial Characteristics
GAO-13-41: Published: Nov 14, 2012. Publicly Released: Nov 14, 2012.
Although contract postal units (CPUs) have declined in number, their nationwide presence in urban and rural areas supplements the U.S. Postal Service's (USPS) network of post offices by providing additional locations and hours of service. More than 60 percent of CPUs are in urban areas where they can provide customers nearby alternatives for postal services when they face long lines at local post...
Bidding Methods Used for Awarding Utility-Service Contracts for Federal Facilities
B-175079: Published: May 2, 1972. Publicly Released: Dec 30, 1983.
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Review of the Office of Personnel Management's Macon, Georgia, Computer System
AFMD-81-55: Published: Apr 21, 1981. Publicly Released: Apr 21, 1981.
GAO was requested to determine whether: (1) the computer system at the Office of Personnel (OPM) Computer Center in Macon, Georgia, is being used for the purpose originally planned and justified; and (2) the system could support additional processing.When OPM acquired the computer system, its intention was to replace obsolete computers, consolidate departmental data processing functions, and furth...
Additional Large-Scale Computer System Not Needed by the Bureau of the Census
FGMSD-79-5: Published: Dec 13, 1978. Publicly Released: Jan 5, 1979.
A review of the Bureau of the Census' management and use of automatic data processing resources concentrated on the Bureau's justification for a noncompetitive acquisition of an additional large-scale computer system at an estimated cost of over $13 million. The Bureau's study of its needs was inadequate and resulted in overstating certain workload requirements. Its projection of its capacity excl...