Require the Intelligence Community to consolidate it's business IT systems to a common platform. Right now, CIA, NGA, NSA, NRO, and others maintain their own unique (and often un-interoperable) IT systems. This could carry-over and expand to include financial management, ERP systems, etc. The agencies will claim they have unique requirements, but they aren't so unique that we cannot resolve and consolidate these requirements... more »
Activate more modules within Army’s General Fund Enterprise Business System (GFEBS). Subsume several additional systems instead of just interfacing with them. Treat GFEBS like an actual ERP with enterprise-wide capabilities and functionality.
Less than a year ago I became a Federal Employee. Since that time I have unfortunately become accustomed to the extent at which the Federal Government’s systems are siloed. There seems to be lacking an over arching goal to network systems across the DoD or Federal Government as a whole. One networking initiative with potential for high cost savings would be the implementation of an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)... more »