Build on the GAO report on duplication of government programs (http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d11318sp.pdf) issued last week to identify organization and infrastructure point at which to institutionalize shared services and IT infrastructure.

Work with NIST to develop a standardized approach to information technology that can be rolled out and monitored through regulation. This could streamline extraordinary waste and create a smooth environment for intra- and inter-agency collaboration.