Computer equipment management (1 - 10 of 34 items)
Tax System Modernization: An Assessment of IRS' Design Master Plan
IMTEC-91-53BR: Published: Jun 25, 1991. Publicly Released: Jun 25, 1991.
GAO analyzed the Internal Revenue Service's (IRS) Design Master Plan for its Tax System Modernization (TSM) program, focusing on: (1) business vision; (2) key planning components; (3) accountability; (4) risk management; and (5) technical personnel needs.GAO found that: (1) although the plan made no reference to an IRS business vision, IRS acknowledged that it should comprehensibly state and integ...
ADP Budget: Analysis of HCFA's Fiscal Year 1991 ADP Budget Request
IMTEC-90-67: Published: Sep 28, 1990. Publicly Released: Sep 28, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO analyzed the Health Care Financing Administration's (HCFA) fiscal year 1991 information technology systems budget request of $60.7 million, including $12.2 million for three major system enhancement projects to obtain more automated data processing and communications equipment, new software development, and related commercial services.GAO found that HCFA pr...
Geographic Information Systems: Status at Selected Agencies
IMTEC-90-74FS: Published: Aug 1, 1990. Publicly Released: Aug 1, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on geographic information system (GIS) activities at the Departments of the Interior, Agriculture, Commerce, and Energy, as well as the Army Corps of Engineers, the Federal Highway Administration, the Environmental Protection Agency, and the Federal Emergency Management Administration, focusing on: (1) agency missions; (2) GIS applicati...
Tax System Modernization: IRS' Challenge for the 21st Century
IMTEC-90-13: Published: Feb 8, 1990. Publicly Released: Mar 26, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO assessed the Internal Revenue Service's (IRS) progress in implementing its Tax System Modernization (TSM) Program to fully automate the tax processing system, focusing on: (1) the extent to which the program would meet its goal of improved service to taxpayers; and (2) whether individual system components had strategic plan guidance and measurable deliverab...
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 Acquisitions: Immigration and Naturalization Service Should Terminate Its Contract and Recompete
IMTEC-86-5: Published: Mar 20, 1986. Publicly Released: Mar 31, 1986.
GAO reviewed the Immigration and Naturalization Service's (INS) management of automatic data processing (ADP) to evaluate its ongoing, multimillion-dollar computer systems acquisition.GAO found that INS: (1) violated procurement regulations by conducting additional negotiations with the proposed awardee in late-night meetings, which resulted in the awardee reducing its best and final offer; (2) fa...
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...
Automatic Data Processing Activity in the Feed Materials Production Center, Fernald, Ohio
088725: Nov 7, 1975
No summary is currently available...
Air Force Decision Not To Purchase Certain Automatic Data Processing Equipment Located at Its Environmental Technical Applications Center, Washington, D.C.
B-151204: Published: Jan 20, 1972. Publicly Released: Dec 30, 1983.
No summary is currently available...
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...