Computation and Communication in R*: A Distributed Database Manager

@article{Lindsay1984ComputationAC,
  title={Computation and Communication in R*: A Distributed Database Manager},
  author={Bruce G. Lindsay and Laura M. Haas and C. Mohan and Paul F. Wilms and Robert A. Yost},
  journal={ACM Trans. Comput. Syst.},
  year={1984},
  volume={2},
  pages={24-38}
}
This article presents and discusses the computation and communication model used by R*, a prototype distributed database management system. An R* computation consists of a tree of processes connected by virtual circuit communication paths. The process management and communication protocols used by R* enable the system to provide reliable, distributed transactions while maintaining adequate levels of performance. Of particular interest is the use of processes in R* to retain user context from… CONTINUE READING
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