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The Defense Integrated Data System: Is It Efficient and Effective?
LCD-77-117: Published: Dec 20, 1977. Publicly Released: Dec 20, 1977.
In May 1965, the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) began developing the Defense Integrated Data System which was expected to provide for future workload growth by consolidating various logistics subsystems into one integrated data bank. DLA has consolidated the various subsystems into one integrated data bank, centralized the processing and storage of catalog management data to provide uniform contro...
A Selected Bibliography on Computer Software Conversion
090884: Sep 15, 1977
This bibliography lists the literature on conversion that was examined during the GAO study of computer software conversion in the Federal Government...
A Working Glossary of Computer Software Terms
090832: Sep 15, 1977
A glossary is presented of working definitions of software terms. These terms were compiled during a GAO study of computer software conversion in the federal government...
Problems And Progress Of The U.S. Army Materiel Command's Automated Data Processing Service Center Concept
B-178806: Published: Oct 9, 1974. Publicly Released: Oct 9, 1974.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Army Materiel Command's automated data processing service center concept, focusing on whether: (1) centralization of automated data processing operations as planned by the Army would result in expected economies; and (2) the System-wide Project for Electronic Equipment at Depots Extended (SPEEDEX) would enable functional managers to more effect...
Improvement Needed In Documenting Computer Systems
B-115369: Published: Oct 8, 1974. Publicly Released: Oct 8, 1974.
GAO reviewed federal agencies' documentation of computer systems.GAO noted that: (1) governmentwide standards are not available to assist federal managers in deciding: (a) what type of documentation to prepare for automatic data processing (ADP) systems, programs, and mathematical computerized models; (b) how much to prepare; and (c) when and how to prepare it; (2) although good documentation does...
Can Cost Accounting Help Manage the Rising Costs of ADP Operations?
091000: Jan 1, 1972
This article appeared in the GAO Review, Fall 1972...