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A New Method for Concurrency in B-Trees

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2 Author(s)
Yat-Sang Kwong ; MICOM Company ; Wood, Derick

In this paper we study the problem of supporting concurrent operations in B-trees and their variants. A survey of previous work is given and two basic types of solutions to this problem are identified. A new solution with a greater degree of concurrency is proposed. As solutions are surveyed or presented we identify useful techniques which have wider applicability. In particular, we introduce the technique of side-branching in our new solution.

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Software Engineering, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:SE-8 ,  Issue: 3 )