A comparative study of concurrency control algorithms for distributed databases

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dc.contributor.advisor Niemi, Rayno en_US
dc.contributor.advisor Ellis, John en_US
dc.contributor.advisor Johnson, Guy en_US
dc.contributor.author Aparicio, Fabio
dc.date.accessioned 2012-09-25T18:15:04Z
dc.date.available 2012-09-25T18:15:04Z
dc.date.issued 1983
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1850/15333
dc.description.abstract The declining cost of computer hardware and the increasing data processing needs of geographically dispersed organizations have led to substantial interest in distributed data management. These characteristics have led to reconsider the design of centralized databases. Distributed databases have appeared as a result of those considerations. A number of advantages result from having duplicate copies of data in a distributed databases. Some of these advantages are: increased data accesibility, more responsive data access, higher reliability, and load sharing. These and other benefits must be balanced against the additional cost and complexity introduced in doing so. This thesis considers the problem of concurrency control of multiple copy databases. Several synchronization techniques are mentioned and a few algorithms for concurrency control are evaluated and compared.
dc.language.iso en_US
dc.subject Concurrency control mechanisms en_US
dc.subject Concurrency control techniques en_US
dc.subject Distributed database management systems en_US
dc.subject Distributed programming en_US
dc.subject.lcc QA76.9.D3 A63 1983
dc.subject.lcsh Database management
dc.title A comparative study of concurrency control algorithms for distributed databases
dc.type Thesis
dc.description.college B. Thomas Golisano College of Computer and Information Sciences
dc.description.department School of Computer Science and Technology

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