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Transaction Repair: Full Serializability Without Locks

@article{Veldhuizen2014TransactionRF,
  title={Transaction Repair: Full Serializability Without Locks},
  author={Todd L. Veldhuizen},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2014},
  volume={abs/1403.5645}
}
Transaction Repair is a method for lock-free, scalable transaction processing that achieves full serializability. It demonstrates parallel speedup even in inimical scenarios where all pairs of transactions have significant read-write conflicts. In the transaction repair approach, each transaction runs in complete isolation in a branch of the database; when conflicts occur, we detect and repair them. These repairs are performed efficiently in parallel, and the net effect is that of serial… Expand
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