FCW Insider

Blog archive

San Diego's system problems

So the San Diego, Calif. Union-Tribune has a report about the city's troubled IT systems.

San Diego Union-Tribune: System failure

San Diego's city government relies on a patchwork of mainframe computer programs, incompatible software and outdated machines resulting in wasted time and money, frustration and some safety risks, according to a San Diego Union-Tribune investigation that found that the city doesn't know how much it spends on computer systems or keep a master inventory of its equipment.

Posted by Christopher Dorobek on Jun 28, 2006 at 12:15 PM


Featured

  • Telecommunications
    Stock photo ID: 658810513 By asharkyu

    GSA extends EIS deadline to 2023

    Agencies are getting up to three more years on existing telecom contracts before having to shift to the $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions vehicle.

  • Workforce
    Shutterstock image ID: 569172169 By Zenzen

    OMB looks to retrain feds to fill cyber needs

    The federal government is taking steps to fill high-demand, skills-gap positions in tech by retraining employees already working within agencies without a cyber or IT background.

  • Acquisition
    GSA Headquarters (Photo by Rena Schild/Shutterstock)

    GSA to consolidate multiple award schedules

    The General Services Administration plans to consolidate dozens of its buying schedules across product areas including IT and services to reduce duplication.

Stay Connected

FCW Update

Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.