Stories by Dave King

Feeding the beast of content

The web and corporate intranets have complicated matters for document management, mixing in graphics, sound and video with text. This feature looks at how large organisations manage online content.

Facts at your fingertips

What is now known as business intelligence has it roots in management information, which emerged in the l970s promising much and delivering little.

Boss Hogg represented Databank at its peak

Back in the 1980s the Wellington office of Gordon Hogg, the boss of Databank Systems, the New Zealand-wide computer bureau and bank clearing house, was impressively cathedral-like.

How IT will change the future

Virtual reality is expected to be a big hit in education in the future and also promises to make waves in the world of business down the track.