Database software

  • September 12, 2006 12 Sep'06

    Health datacentre back online

    CSC and NHS Connecting for Health have taken more than a month to restore patient data systems to the local service provider's primary datacentre in Maidstone.

  • September 11, 2006 11 Sep'06

    BFI opens film library to web searches

    The British Film Institute has rolled out a database to handle its enormous library covering world cinema, film and television, and present it on a searchable website.

  • September 04, 2006 04 Sep'06

    EDF system scales data mountain

    EDF Energy has managed to keep its mainframe capacity the same for the past three years despite the number of records on its database increasing by two million a year.

  • August 29, 2006 29 Aug'06

    Oracle extends PeopleSoft Enterprise suite

    Oracle has unveiled PeopleSoft Enterprise Performance Management 9.

  • August 28, 2006 28 Aug'06

    Machine learning used to block SQL injection hacks

    UK company Secerno has devised an innovative way to detect when a database is being attacked using the SQL (Structured Query Language) injection hacking technique.

  • August 25, 2006 25 Aug'06

    Legacy replacements drive supply chain software market

    Worldwide supply chain management software revenues will reach $2.5bn (£1.3bn) in manufacturing industry alone by 2010, according to a new study by industry analyst Datamonitor.

  • August 24, 2006 24 Aug'06

    How do I establish recovery priority for my applications?

    If it's at the IT level, it comes from a data perspective. When you start moving up a little bit into the business side, people start looking at the applications because they don't really know where the data is. If we talk today about virtualization...

  • August 24, 2006 24 Aug'06

    BEA snaps up another company

    Infrastructure software firm BEA Systems has acquired metadata repository specialist Flashline.

  • August 24, 2006 24 Aug'06

    BSI sets standard for geographical data

    National standards body BSI has launched a new standard defining how street, land, property and address data is supplied for IT systems.

  • August 21, 2006 21 Aug'06

    Web 2.0 boosted by open source, says MySQL

    MySQL is trumpeting its open source database as the power behind a range of pioneering “Web 2.0” internet sites.