What does the dictionary tell us about governance ?

  • Government; exercise of authority; control.
  • A method or system of government or management.

This definition applies equally to the governance of peoples, companies and computer data.

Dominique Orban de Xivry, Muriel Adamski

In order to prepare the challenge of the General Data Protection Regulation, REVER and ACTECIL GROUPE launched a software solution to support companies that are juggling with personal data.

Muriel Adamski

One of my colleagues recently told me of an experience that has probably already happened to you : the receipt of an invoice (and a credit note, to boot!) for the amount of € 0.00. It happened recently to me with an Internet service provider of whom I was no longer a customer... But let's get back to this famous invoice :

Muriel Adamski on an idea of Didier Roland

In this article, we will show you how to write a Java plug-in to import table and column descriptions into a DB-MAIN schema. The descriptions are stored in a csv file.

Jean Henrard

According to Computer Weekly/TechTarget 's* survey IT Priorities 2017, most UK respondents do not plan to increase the IT budget of their enterprises and only 33% think it will increase slightly. Within this framework, budgets will be primarily allocated to cloud services, software and disaster recovery.

Muriel Adamski


This article will explain how to develop a Java program executable from DB-MAIN. This module will access the DB-MAIN repository and generate a dictionary (in CSV format), which contains information about all properties of objects in a schema.

To do this, you need to install Eclipse with Java 1.8 and DB-MAIN on your computer.

Jean Henrard, Jean-Marc Hick