U.S. to Require 'Shared Services' As Part of Acquisitions Policy

April 2013
Government Video;Apr2013, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p34
Trade Publication
The article reports on the implementation of shared services as part of acquisition policy for the vendors who do business with the U.S. government. It states that the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) plan to issue a guidance to the executive agencies in how to modernize financial system. It also mentions that the national Association of State Comptrollers provides information to the OMB on shared services at the state level.


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