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Technique for efficient feedback driven synchronization between multiple threads on shared data in Java

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000239298D
Publication Date: 2014-Oct-28

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Abstract

This publication outlines a technique to comprehensively (or intelligently) wait for a lock under contention, by leveraging the instantaneous progression information of the lock owner. It also shows how this approach leads to optimal usage of computer resources by threads participating in locking, and thereby improve the overall efficiency of the software application.