Information resources management (71 - 75 of 75 items)
Greater Emphasis on Information Resource Management Is Needed at the Federal Aviation Administration
RCED-83-60: Published: Nov 24, 1982. Publicly Released: Dec 23, 1982.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) planning, management, acquisition and use of automatic data processing (ADP) for personnel, financial management, accident/incident/violation reporting and other administrative functions.FAA has taken steps to improve its ADP procedures and guidelines for initiating and approving national hardware and softwa...
Information Resource Management Problems in the Department of Commerce
CED-82-113: Published: Sep 30, 1982. Publicly Released: Sep 30, 1982.
Pursuant to a House committee request, GAO reported on the management of computer and information resources at the Department of Commerce. The report focused on Commerce's process for selection of computer contractors, the level of technology used in its automated systems, and the quality of internal controls in financial systems.GAO found that Commerce's Office of Information Resource Management...
The Treasury Department and Its Bureaus Can Better Plan for and Control Computer Resources
GGD-82-9: Published: Feb 22, 1982. Publicly Released: Feb 22, 1982.
GAO reviewed the Department of the Treasury's and its bureaus' use of computer resources in achieving their missions. The objectives of the review were to: (1) evaluate how effectively these resources are managed by Treasury and its bureaus; (2) determine if they could be better used; and (3) recommend improvements where needed.Treasury has lacked an effective means of implementing policies and pr...
Department of Energy's Consolidation of Information Processing Activities Needs More Attention
EMD-78-60: Published: May 3, 1978. Publicly Released: May 3, 1978.
The consolidation of Federal energy programs in the Department of Energy (DOE) necessitates the defining and consolidating of information needs and resources.DOE has not done enough to consolidate and organize its information processing resources. The Department has (1) divided the responsibility for the control of information processing activities among three organizations, (2) not pinpointed res...
GAO and Federal Government ADP Procurement
102638: Jun 8, 1977
The General Accounting Office (GAO) has increased the scope of its audit activities in the last few years in an attempt to improve procurement and management of the Government's automatic data processing (ADP) resources. GAO has also received a steadily increasing number of bid protests involving ADP procurements. Both individual ADP procurements and general policies and procedures have been revie...