When is it OK to have a relational schema?

From the New York Times: If you’re reading this, it’s safe to assume that you’re probably a member of the database profession.The vast majority of people use relational databases to organize information, to manage and store large data sets, and to process transactions between disparate data sources.Most of us are familiar with relational databases, and …

What’s next for financial reform?

An investigation by the ABC has revealed that a controversial financial crime law that was supposed to reduce fraud and tax avoidance is still causing a headache for regulators.The ABC understands that the Federal Government is considering changing the law so that the term ‘coupon’ can now be used to describe frauds in which people …