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ADP Budget: Potential Reductions to the Department of the Army's Budget Request
IMTEC-89-69BR: Published: Sep 18, 1989. Publicly Released: Sep 18, 1989.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information about the Army's fiscal year (FY) 1990 budget request for five major automation programs.GAO found that the Army: (1) requested over $219 million to modernize and redesign 31 automated systems in its Standard Army Management Information Systems Modernization Program, although the Major Automated Information System Review Council (MAISRC...
ADP Budget: Potential Reductions to the Department of the Navy's Budget Request
IMTEC-89-75BR: Published: Sep 18, 1989. Publicly Released: Sep 18, 1989.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information about the Navy's fiscal year (FY) 1990 budget request for automated data processing (ADP) resources, focusing on: (1) the Navy's reduction of FY 1989 operation and maintenance funds for ADP resources; and (2) budget requests for three automation projects.GAO found that: (1) in response to a Department of Defense (DOD) directive that the...
ADP Systems: Better Control Over States' Medicaid Systems Needed
IMTEC-89-19: Published: Aug 2, 1989. Publicly Released: Aug 2, 1989.
GAO evaluated the Health Care Financing Administration's (HCFA) management of and control over federal funds for helping states, to acquire, operate, and enhance automated Medicaid systems by reviewing 129 automation-funding requests states made between November 1985 through July 1988.GAO found that HCFA: (1) approved 116 automation requests, totalling about $119 million, which lacked such federal...
ADP Budget: SSA's Fiscal Year 1990 Information Technology Systems Budget Request
IMTEC-89-60: Published: Jun 28, 1989. Publicly Released: Jun 28, 1989.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Social Security Administration's (SSA) fiscal year (FY) 1990 information technology systems budget, focusing on whether SSA: (1) supported its data processing budget request with underlying documentation; and (2) would carry over into 1990 unobligated information systems funds appropriated for FY 1989.GAO found that: (1) the SSA FY 1990 informa...
ADP Modernization: IRS Needs to Assess Design Alternatives for Its Electronic Filing System
IMTEC-89-33: Published: May 5, 1989. Publicly Released: Jun 7, 1989.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Internal Revenue Service's (IRS) development of an electronic filing system, intended to streamline the tax processing system by using computers instead of the traditional paper forms for filing individual tax returns.GAO found that IRS: (1) issued a task order to its automatic data processing (ADP) contractor to develop software for the electr...
ADP Acquisition: Air Force Logistics System Modernization Projects
IMTEC-89-42: Published: Apr 21, 1989. Publicly Released: May 18, 1989.
In response to a congressional request, GAO provided cost and schedule information on three Air Force computer systems, including the: (1) Requirements Data Bank System (RDB); (2) Contract Data Management System (CDMS); and (3) Depot Maintenance Management Information System (DMMIS).GAO found that the: (1) Air Force's initial estimates for RDB increased from $140 million to about $248 million; (2)...
ADP Acquisition: Army Civilian Personnel System
IMTEC-89-22FS: Published: Mar 3, 1989. Publicly Released: May 18, 1989.
In response to a congressional request, GAO assessed the costs and the Army's acquisition approach for its Civilian Personnel System (ACPERS).GAO found that the: (1) system will upgrade and standardize support for about 450,000 civilian Army personnel; (2) Army decided to design and develop its own system after considering several alternatives, but abandoned its development effort after a study te...
ADP Acquisition: Defense Logistics Services Center Modernization Program
IMTEC-89-32: Published: Mar 20, 1989. Publicly Released: May 18, 1989.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the Defense Logistics Services Center's (DLSC) Modernization Program, focusing on the program's status, cost estimates, and cost growth.GAO found that: (1) DLSC spent about $13.4 million through September 1988 for modernizing the Defense Integrated Data System, the database used for the Federal Catalog System; (2) program cost estima...
ADP Acquisition: Naval Aviation Logistics Command Management Information System
IMTEC-89-21FS: Published: Feb 23, 1989. Publicly Released: May 18, 1989.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Navy's procurement of the Naval Aviation Logistics Command Management Information System (NALCOMIS) and provided information on: (1) the Navy's acquisition approach; (2) the program's current status; (3) cost growth and a comparison of current cost estimates and budget estimates; (4) the reasons for cost increases; and (5) the Office of the...
Schedule Delays and Cost Overruns Plague DOD Automated Information Systems
T-IMTEC-89-8: Published: May 18, 1989. Publicly Released: May 18, 1989.
GAO discussed eight Department of Defense (DOD) automated information systems being developed by the Army, Air Force, Navy, and Defense Logistics Agency. GAO found that: (1) all eight systems experienced significant cost growth; (2) the cost to develop and deploy the systems doubled to more than $2 billion; (3) the completion dates for all but one system were delayed 3 to 7 years and none of the s...