Data Overload Threatens Social Security

Compromised timing for a new data center transition and a slowdown in application modernization are among the top IT management challenges facing the Social Security Administration (SSA), according to a recent report by the agency’s inspector general (IG).
A report by SSA IG Patrick P. O’Carroll Jr., examining the top management challenges the agency will face in 2011, shows it grappling with a host of IT infrastructure projects the agency’s IG, Congress, and the SSA’s advisory board worry it can’t handle. See details here: