Accession Number : ADD018245

Title :   Method for Providing Critical Time Reactive Management of Database Transactions for Systems Process.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 17 Aug 94, patented 3 Sep 96,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Fortier, Paul J

Report Date : 03 Sep 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : A method for providing critical time reactive management of database transactions includes the steps of providing a database distributed over a plurality of sites, each site being partitioned into a plurality of objects; providing a number of transactions to be performed on the database; assigning a dynamic weight to each transaction of the number of transactions; distributing the number of transactions to at least one of the plurality of sites of the database; and executing the transactions according to the dynamic weight. A system for carrying out the above method is also disclosed, and includes a database distributed over a plurality of sites, each site being partitioned into a plurality of objects; a device for providing a number of transactions to be performed on the database; and a device for assigning a dynamic weight to each transaction of the number of transactions, for distributing the transactions to at least one of the plurality of sites of the database, and for executing the number of transactions according to the dynamic weight.

Descriptors :   *DATA BASES, *DATA MANAGEMENT, *CRITICALITY(GENERAL), *SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT, *PATENTS, DYNAMICS, SITES, TIME

Subject Categories : Computer Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE