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Table Update Serialization Technique

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000070213D
Original Publication Date: 1978-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-21

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Schneier, CA [+details]

Abstract

Existing serialization techniques allowing changes to be made to information in a table while users reference it may be costly in performance. A low overhead serialization technique is described. It allows parallel references to a table of information which can be updated or changed.