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Structure for Decentralized Database Authorization

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000054704D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Fernandez, EB Wood, C [+details]

Abstract

This article describes a structure to delegate and recall authorization functions in a shared database system. Decentralization of the authorization functions of the database administrator (DBA) is needed in large or complex databases for efficiency and simplicity.