ERIC Number: EJ384398
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Some Reliability Issues in Very Large Databases.
Lynch, Clifford A.
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v39 n6 p408-20 Nov 1988
Describes the unique reliability problems of very large databases that necessitate specialized techniques for hardware problem management. The discussion covers the use of controlled partial redundancy to improve reliability, issues in operating systems and database management systems design, and the impact of disk technology on very large database viability. (23 references) (CLB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A