Essays Tagged: "data files"

A Brief History of Databases, describes some old database systems

nts of stored information, these companies started to use computer programs like COBOL and FORTRAN. Data accessibility and data sharing soon became an important feature because of the large amount of ... by different departments within certain companies. With this system, each application owns its own data files. The problems thus associated with this type of file processing was uncontrolled redundan ...

(7 pages) 436 0 5.0 Mar/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Computer Secutity and the law

virus, but he admits that he has distributed his password to 'friends' who need ready access to his data files. Is he liable for the loss suffered by your company? In whole or in part? And if in part, ... nd assure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of automated information systems and the data they contain. Each of these terms has a precise meaning which is grounded in basic technical id ...

(18 pages) 402 0 5.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Virtual Organization Memo (Riordan Manufacturing)

systems are concerned. Some Riordan finance and accounting information is provided to corporate via data files. Some data is provided via hardcopy reports and must be re-entered. Other data is provide ...

(3 pages) 399 0 4.7 Aug/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies