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.
Stories by Dave King
An explanation of how Microsoft's new licensing system works can be found here.
What is now known as business intelligence has it roots in management information, which emerged in the l970s promising much and delivering little.
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.
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.