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Database management systems used by North Yorkshire Police (FOI: 0453.2020-21)

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Request

  1. What database management systems do you currently use?
  2. What business applications and functions are being supported by each database management system?
  3. Is each database management system supported by an inhouse team or an external company?
  4. Do you use Ingres / Actian X? If so, what business function is supported by it?

Response

Extent and Result of Searches to Locate Information

To locate the information relevant to your request searches were conducted within North Yorkshire Police.

I can confirm that the information you have requested is held by North Yorkshire Police.

Decision

I have today decided to disclose the located information to you.

Q1 MS SQL and Oracle.

Q2 Finance, HR, Control room systems, Records management systems.

Q3 In house.

Q4 Informix part of Avaya telephony system.

Please note that systems used for recording information are not generic, nor are the procedures used locally in capturing the data.  It should be noted therefore that this force’s response to your questions should not be used for comparison purposes with any other responses you may receive.

Last modified: November 29, 2020