Issue OverviewComputer Weekly - 17 June 2014
In this week’s Computer Weekly, we find out why the Met Office turned to an open source database to replace Oracle at the UK weather forecasting service. We take an in-depth look at Microsoft’s SQL Server 2014 release. And we analyse the revolutionary potential of cloud computing. Read the issue now. Access >>>
Premium Content for Free.
The challenges of going digital at the DVLA
by Caroline Baldwin
The DVLA is seen as one of the early adopters in the public sector drive to provide digital services to save government £1.8bn per year
Met Office swaps Oracle for PostgreSQL
by Cliff Saran
UK weather service the Met Office has started swapping Oracle for Postgre SQL in a strategy to deploy more open source technology
- The challenges of going digital at the DVLA by Caroline Baldwin
More Premium Content Accessible For Free
An Introduction to Quantum Lifecycle Management
Quantum Lifecycle Management (QLM) will enable the “Internet of Things” to have an impact on business and the world at large in a way similar to the ...
IT Project Management: Guide to estimating timescales and resources.
This book extract explains how to estimate the timescales and effort required for IT projects.
Business Continuity Management Systems
This downloadable extract focuses on the practical elements of business continuity management and considers them from a management system perspective...