A survey of architectures for memory resident databases.

Russell, Gordon and Cockshott, W Paul (1993) A survey of architectures for memory resident databases. Technical Report. University of Strathclyde.

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    Persistent object oriented architectures have been researched for many years, deriving initially from the Manchester University Atlas machine. In reality however, few actual implementations of persistent architectures exist. In the first half of this paper an examination of four well known designs is examined, namely the SYSTEM/38, MONADS, MUTABOR, and the Rekursiv. Each machineÕs object management model is explained, along with an analysis of the design decisions made. Following this, a discussion concerning the ideal persistent architecture is presented, suggesting design decisions which should be considered in any future persistent architecture.

    Item Type: Monograph (Technical Report)
    Additional Information: RR-93-86 (formally ARCH-10-93)
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Persistent object oriented architectures; SYSTEM/38; MONADS; MUTABOR; Rekursiv; design decisions;
    University Divisions/Research Centres: Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries > School of Computing
    Dewey Decimal Subjects: 000 Computer science, information & general works > 000 Computer science, knowledge & systems > 005 Computer programming, programs & data
    Library of Congress Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
    Item ID: 3188
    Depositing User: Computing Research
    Date Deposited: 27 Aug 2010 11:58
    Last Modified: 11 Feb 2011 16:58

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