Management information systems (21 - 30 of 59 items)
ADP Budget: Potential Reductions to the Department of the Air Force's Budget Request
IMTEC-90-57BR: Published: Sep 26, 1990. Publicly Released: Oct 26, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Department of Defense's fiscal year (FY) 1991 budget request for 11 Air Force automation projects.GAO found that, based on budget justifications, schedule slippages, and program changes, the Air Force could potentially reduce its FY 1991 automated information systems budget by a total of $191.5 million by reducing: (1) $65.6 million from other...
ADP Budget: Potential Reductions to the Department of the Navy's Budget Request
IMTEC-90-84BR: Published: Sep 17, 1990. Publicly Released: Oct 16, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the Navy's and the Marine Corps' fiscal year (FY) 1991 budget requests and past appropriations for six automatic data processing (ADP) resources.GAO found that: (1) there were potential budget reductions of $20.5 million to the Navy's FY 1991 budget request for its inventory control points (ICP) program; (2) the Navy planned to spend...
Management Improvements Essential for Key Automated Systems at the Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service
T-IMTEC-90-13: Published: Sep 18, 1990. Publicly Released: Sep 18, 1990.
GAO discussed the escalating costs and schedule delays for the Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service's (ASCS) Grain Inventory Management Systems (GIMS) and Processed Commodity Inventory Management System (PCIMS). GAO noted that: (1) poor planning, insufficient requirements analyses, and faulty contract management kept ASCS from timely and developing the systems, staying within cost e...
Connecticut's Eligibility System: Improving System Availability
IMTEC-90-55: Published: May 11, 1990. Publicly Released: May 31, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed Connecticut's progress in installing a new $27-million welfare management system.GAO found that: (1) Connecticut officials began to install the system in May 1989; (2) after successfully completing initial tests, Connecticut officials installed the system in eight district offices, then deployed the system statewide; (3) in December 1989, the syste...
Automated Systems: Legislative Branch's Efforts in Sharing Payroll/Personnel Systems
IMTEC-90-20: Published: Feb 20, 1990. Publicly Released: Mar 26, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO assessed efforts by the Architect of the Capitol, the Library of Congress, and the Government Printing Office in improving their administrative systems by obtaining technological resources from other agencies.GAO found that the: (1) Library developed and followed a plan to use the Department of Agriculture National Finance Center's payroll and personnel sys...
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...
Computer Acquisition: Navy's Aviation Logistics System Not Ready for Deployment
IMTEC-90-11: Published: Feb 9, 1990. Publicly Released: Feb 9, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed whether the risks and benefits of the Naval Aviation Logistics Command Management System (NALCOMIS) warrant its scheduled deployment.GAO found that NALCOMIS is not ready for phase II deployment because: (1) the Navy did not adequately perform some key software development steps; (2) the Navy confined phase II operational testing to sites that were...
Automated Systems: Treasury's Efforts to Improve Its Payroll and Personnel Systems
IMTEC-90-4: Published: Dec 15, 1989. Publicly Released: Jan 16, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Department of the Treasury's efforts to develop payroll and personnel systems, focusing on: (1) past improvement efforts; (2) present system characteristics; and (3) factors important to current improvement efforts.GAO found that: (1) Treasury made several attempts to improve and consolidate its payroll and personnel processing systems, but sti...
ADP Budget: Potential Reductions to the Department of Defense's Budget Request
IMTEC-90-12: Published: Jan 10, 1990. Publicly Released: Jan 10, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Department of Defense's (DOD) fiscal year (FY) 1990 budget request for automatic data processing (ADP) resources.GAO found that: (1) DOD components based their budget requests for the Worldwide Military Command and Control ADP Modernization Program on the structure of the program it replaced and had not finalized requirements for the restructur...
ADP Systems: EEOC's Charge Data System Contains Errors But System Satisfies Users
IMTEC-90-5: Published: Dec 12, 1989. Publicly Released: Dec 22, 1989.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's (EEOC) Charge Data System (CDS), focusing on whether: (1) EEOC was receiving accurate and complete data from CDS for administering and enforcing the Age Discrimination in Employment Act; and (2) CDS errors caused any age discrimination complaints to exceed the legislation's statute of limitations.GAO fo...