Copy-on-write

Known as: Copy on write, Implicit sharing 
Copy-on-write (COW), sometimes referred to as implicit sharing or shadowing, is a resource management technique used in computer programming to… (More)
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1986-2017
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2016
2016
Copy-on-write virtual disks (e.g., qcow2 images) provide many useful features like snapshot, de-duplication, and full-disk… (More)
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2015
2015
Modern file systems leverage the Copy-on-Write (COW) technique to efficiently create snapshots. COW can significantly reduce… (More)
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2014
2014
Copy-On-Write (COW) is a powerful technique for data protection in file systems. Unfortunately, it introduces a recursively… (More)
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2014
2014
We propose a method to rapidly launch new virtual machines (VM), starting from a prepared copy-on-write (COW) snapshot image. W e… (More)
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2010
2010
In this work I am focusing on Copy On Write based file systems. Copy On Write is used on modern file systems for providing (1… (More)
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2009
2009
PHP is a popular language for server-side applications. In PHP, assignment to variables copies the assigned values, according to… (More)
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2006
2006
A new generation of storage systems exploit decreasing storage costs to allow applications to take snapshots of past states and… (More)
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2006
2006
Data Snapshot technology is a standard feature of modern storage systems. Most such systems use copy-on-write techniques to… (More)
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1999
1999
In order for parallel logic programming systems to become popular, they should serve the broadest range of applications. To… (More)
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1988
1988
We present techniques for analyzing the effect of ‘‘copy-on-write’’ page management strategies on the performance of UNIXÒ fork… (More)
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