Systems design (31 - 34 of 34 items)
Information Systems: Agencies Overlook Security Controls During Development
IMTEC-88-11S: Published: May 31, 1988. Publicly Released: May 31, 1988.
GAO provided a supplement to its report on agencies' development of automated systems. GAO provided information regarding the model it used in determining that federal agencies it reviewed did not meet federal criteria or practice sound system development methods for successfully incorporating appropriate security controls during their development of automated information systems.GAO discussed the...
Software Development: Information on Department of Defense Central Design Activities
IMTEC-87-24FS: Published: May 20, 1987. Publicly Released: May 20, 1987.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Department of Defense's (DOD) central software design activities, specifically the: (1) number of central design activities in each military service; (2) number of automated information systems that support these activities; and (3) resources for these activities and the systems they support.GAO used DOD definitions and reporting guidelines to...
The Energy Information Administration Needs To Strengthen Its Computer Systems Development Procedures
RCED-84-42: Published: Jan 3, 1984. Publicly Released: Jan 3, 1984.
GAO reviewed Energy Information Administration (EIA) procedures for developing automated information systems, focusing on the application of those procedures to the development of an automated hydropower billing system for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). EIA regularly provides computer systems development services for other Department of Energy components.GAO found that EIA did no...
HHS Ability To Effectively Implement Incentive Funding for State Information Systems in the Aid to Families With Dependent Children Program
HRD-81-119: Published: Jun 29, 1981. Publicly Released: Jun 29, 1981.
New legislation authorized the Federal Government to begin paying 90 percent of the costs incurred by States for the planning, design, development, or installation of Statewide mechanized claims processing and information retrieval systems for administering the Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) program. Currently, the Federal Government pays 50 percent of both development and operatin...