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Performing Database Compaction/Reorganization Based on Performance and Availability

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000029731D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Jul-09
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Jul-09

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Disclosed is the idea to utilize performance and availability information of a computing environment in making the decision as to when to perform a database compaction and/or reorganization. Using such a decision point to perform these tasks makes the environment more efficient and can improve overall performance and availability of a computing environment by performing these common database functions when system has the excess capability to do so as well as reducing an interference these functions may have during periods of high use or low availability.