Sunday, May 11, 2008

Stuck in SE4

All ready to go to picnic on hampstead heath and we find out LDN is riddled with engineering works making a 40min journey something like 2hrs! I blame Boris (even tho its not his fault).

Thursday, May 01, 2008

"Asked how many staff had access to sensitive data and how many were allowed to download such information to disc she said access to data was controlled by user-role.

MPs were told it was not possible to provide information on how many staff had that access, or how many had received training because such information could be collated only at a disproportionate cost.". (How many staff has HMRC caught snooping on records? - the Register)

Basically that means they're getting charged the earth by their supplier for the simplest of requests and/or they have crappy systems riddled with manual workarounds.