Replicated Parallel I/O without Additional Scheduling Costs

@inproceedings{Atallah2003ReplicatedPI,
  title={Replicated Parallel I/O without Additional Scheduling Costs},
  author={Mikhail J. Atallah and Keith B. Frikken},
  booktitle={DEXA},
  year={2003}
}
A common technique for improving performance in a database is to decluster the database among multiple disks so that data retrieval can be parallelized. In this paper we focus on answering range queries in a multidimensional database (such as a GIS), where each of its dimensions is divided uniformly to obtain tiles which are placed on different disks; there… CONTINUE READING