Information resources management (41 - 48 of 48 items)
IRS Operations: Significant Challenges in Financial Management and Systems Modernization
T-AIMD-96-56: Published: Mar 6, 1996. Publicly Released: Mar 6, 1996.
GAO discussed its: (1) fiscal year 1994 financial audit of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS); and (2) evaluation of the IRS Tax System Modernization (TSM) effort. GAO noted that: (1) IRS did not use its revenue general ledger accounting system or its master files for its revenue reports, but relied on alternative sources such as Treasury schedules; (2) there were large discrepancies between infor...
General Government Information Systems Issue Area: Active Assignments
AA-95-33(3): Published: Jul 1, 1995. Publicly Released: Jul 1, 1995.
GAO provided information on its active assignments in the General Government Information Systems issue area as of July 6, 1995...
Human Resources Information Systems Issue Area: Active Assignments
AA-95-34(3): Published: Jul 1, 1995. Publicly Released: Jul 1, 1995.
GAO provided information on its active assignments in the Human Resources Information Systems issue area as of July 6, 1995...
ADP Procurement: Prompt Navy Action Can Reduce Risks to SNAP III Implementation
IMTEC-92-69: Published: Sep 29, 1992. Publicly Released: Sep 29, 1992.
GAO reviewed the Navy's upgrade of its Shipboard Non-Tactical Automated Data Processing (ADP) Program (SNAP), focusing on: (1) identifying potential risks related to SNAP III systems development; (2) the upgrading of SNAP I and SNAP II systems; and (3) Navy managers' roles in planning and implementing a new system.GAO found that: (1) the Navy has inadequate managerial oversight of SNAP development...
Information Resources: Problems Persist in Justice's ADP Management and Operations
IMTEC-91-4: Published: Nov 6, 1990. Publicly Released: Dec 5, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Department of Justice's (DOJ) automatic data processing (ADP) management and operation capabilities.GAO found that: (1) problems affecting the overall management of DOJ information technology resources included DOJ components' development of separate systems, incomplete and unreliable data, and lack of an overall ADP and case management plan; (...
Problems Persist in Justice's ADP Management and Organizations
T-IMTEC-91-2: Published: Dec 5, 1990. Publicly Released: Dec 5, 1990.
GAO discussed the Department of Justice's (DOJ) automatic data processing (ADP) management and operation capabilities. GAO noted that: (1) DOJ did not fully respond to several previous GAO recommendations to provide complete and reliable litigative caseload information and to develop and implement an information resources management (IRM) plan; (2) DOJ did not have a system that could accurately p...
DOD Embedded Computers: Better Focus on This Technology Could Benefit Billion Dollar Weapons Programs
IMTEC-90-34: Published: Apr 19, 1990. Publicly Released: Apr 26, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Office of the Secretary of Defense's (OSD) process for overseeing and controlling the use of embedded computer resources in Department of Defense (DOD) weapons systems and automated information systems.GAO found that: (1) between 1976 and 1987, OSD established various committees, groups, and councils for oversight of embedded computer resources...
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...