Management information systems (21 - 25 of 25 items)
Air Force ADP: Evaluations Needed to Substantiate Modernization Program Benefits
IMTEC-89-29: Published: May 5, 1989. Publicly Released: Jun 6, 1989.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Air Force Logistics Command's (AFLC) Logistics Management System (LMS) Modernization Program, focusing on cost savings and system evaluations.GAO analyzed 1988 Air Force evaluations of the LMS program and found that AFLC: (1) could adequately support only $1.9 billion of the $12.2 billion in cost savings it originally expected in 1984; and (2)...
Export Promotion: Status of Commerce's Worldwide Commercial Information Management System
NSIAD-89-100: Published: Jan 23, 1989. Publicly Released: Jan 23, 1989.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO assessed the U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service's (US&FCS) Commercial Information Management System (CIMS), the International Trade Administration's third attempt to link 126 overseas posts and 48 domestic offices through the development of an automated comprehensive trade information system.GAO found that: (1) all district offices and 21 overseas posts cu...
Attack Warning: NORAD's Communications System Segment Replacement Program Should Be Reassessed
IMTEC-89-1: Published: Nov 30, 1988. Publicly Released: Nov 30, 1988.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO assessed the Air Force's acquisition strategy for replacing the Communications System Segment (CSS) of its North American Aerospace Defense Command's (NORAD) Tactical Warning and Attack Assessment System, focusing on: (1) whether the Air Force should accept and install the block I semi-automated technical control unit as planned; (2) the extent to which CSS...
Data Base Systems: Observations on Social Security's Data Base Integration Program
IMTEC-88-19: Published: Jan 11, 1988. Publicly Released: Jan 11, 1988.
Pursuant to a Social Security Administration (SSA) request, GAO reviewed the SSA database integration program, focusing on the program strategy's technical feasibility.GAO noted that the proposed strategy required: (1) integration of five major master files containing over 900 million records; and (2) immediate on-line access to active and inactive records. GAO found that: (1) SSA had not analyzed...
Army ADP System: Request for Proposals Did Not Unduly Restrict Competition
IMTEC-87-27: Published: Jun 1, 1987. Publicly Released: Jun 17, 1987.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Army's procurement of Project 80X, an automated information management system, to: (1) determine whether the solicitation's technical specifications unduly restricted competition; and (2) evaluate the Army's responsiveness to questions raised concerning the specifications.GAO found that: (1) four of the solicitation specifications did not re...