Automatic data processing (11 - 20 of 69 items)
DP Insurance: A Management Tool
137543: Aug 1, 1988
This article discusses the development of comprehensive risk management programs in order to determine the adequacy of their data processing insurance coverage, including the limits and advantages of insurance and the methods of risk reduction...
ADP Operations: Consolidation of Navy's Personnel and Pay Computer Resources
IMTEC-86-11BR: Published: Mar 27, 1986. Publicly Released: Mar 27, 1986.
In response to a congressional request, GAO evaluated the Navy's success in meeting congressional expectations and its objectives in procuring and managing a personnel and pay systems consolidated computer center (PERSPAY).The Navy Finance Center (NFC) and the Naval Military Personnel Command (NMPC) agreed to pursue a joint, automatic data processing (ADP) procurement to reduce computer operations...
ADP Acquisitions: Information on Navy's Personnel and Pay Computer Project
IMTEC-86-6FS: Published: Jan 23, 1986. Publicly Released: Jan 23, 1986.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO evaluated the Navy's Personnel and Pay Systems Consolidated Computer Center Project (PERSPAY) and presented: (1) background information and a chronology of events; (2) a synopsis of the automatic data processing (ADP) equipment purchased to support the project; and (3) funding and cost data.GAO found that the Navy: (1) initiated the project to jointly and c...
Review of Two Proposed Automatic Data Processing Procurements by the Social Security Administration
IMTEC-85-7: Published: Apr 10, 1985. Publicly Released: May 10, 1985.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO evaluated two proposed Social Security Administration (SSA) procurements for automatic data processing equipment.On March 5, 1985, SSA cancelled the solicitation for communications processors because it is considering alternative ways to satisfy this requirement. SSA is not currently soliciting proposals for either procurement. GAO found no evidence that SS...
Automatic Data Processing Activity in the Feed Materials Production Center, Fernald, Ohio
088725: Nov 7, 1975
No summary is currently available...
GAO Request for Additional SES Positions
126106: Apr 26, 1984
Testimony was given concerning a GAO request for additional Senior Executive Service (SES) positions and an increase in its authority to hire experts and consultants for periods not in excess of 3 years. GAO is requesting an additional 19 SES positions because, in some cases, its current management is insufficient to effectively manage the scope and complexity of GAO work. In the automatic data pr...
Proposed Regulation Prescribing New "Fixed-Price Options" " Provisions for Use in Automatic Data Processing Systems Procurement
B-186313,B-188658: Published: Aug 24, 1977. Publicly Released: Jan 10, 1984.
No summary is currently available...
Automatic Data Processing: A Career Challenge
124847: Jan 1, 1984
This article, which appeared in the GAO Review, Vol. 19, Issue 3, Summer 1984, discusses how the rapid advances in computer technology and the government's increasing reliance on automatic data processing (ADP) are dramatically changing the GAO audit environment. This situation requires evaluators to acquire some basic ADP understanding to gain needed practical knowledge...
GAO Research Guide: Electronic Data Processing
OLS-83-3: Published: Aug 1, 1983. Publicly Released: Aug 1, 1983.
This bibliography is a guide to basic reference works on the subjects of computer software, hardware, telecommunications, and automatic data processing (ADP) management prepared for the use of individuals who wish to do research in the area of ADP. Sources for standards and conferences are also included...
[Comments on Proposed Changes to DAR Cost Principles and Internal Procedures]
B-208536: Published: Nov 8, 1982. Publicly Released: Nov 8, 1982.
Comments were presented on proposed changes to Defense Acquisition Regulation cost principles and internal procedures related to contractor-owned or leased automatic data processing equipment (ADPE). Further, comments were also presented on the consolidation of certain ADPE acquisition regulations. GAO agreed with the changes, qualifying its approval with suggestions to conduct an extensive cost a...