TP2-BlameTheMachines

TP2-BlameTheMachines - ISM 3630 Sections 001 and 901 Winter...

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ISM 3630 – Sections 001 and 901 Winter 2010 BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS Thought Piece #2 It’s the Computer, Stupid! Read the following piece and be prepare to discuss during week 2 of the semester
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ISM 3630 INFORMATION SYSTEMS and MANUFACTURING ISM 3630 Winter 2010 2 Budget director blames old computers for ineffective government By Ian Swanson - 01/14/10 02:56 PM ET A big reason why the government is inefficient and ineffective is because Washington has outdated technology, with federal workers having better computers at home than in the office. This startling admission came Thursday from Peter Orszag, who manages the federal bureaucracy for President Barack Obama. The public is getting a bad return on its tax dollars because government workers are operating with outdated technologies, Orszag said in a statement that kicked off a summit between Obama and dozens of corporate CEOs. “Twenty years ago, people who came to work in the federal government had better technology at work than at home,” said Orszag, director of the Office of Management and
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2010 for the course ISM 3600 taught by Professor Huff during the Winter '10 term at Wayne State University.

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TP2-BlameTheMachines - ISM 3630 Sections 001 and 901 Winter...

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