ARIES/CSA: A Method for Database Recovery in Client-Server Architectures.

C. Mohan, Inderpal Narang: ARIES/CSA: A Method for Database Recovery in Client-Server Architectures. SIGMOD Conference 1994: 55-66
  author    = {C. Mohan and
               Inderpal Narang},
  editor    = {Richard T. Snodgrass and
               Marianne Winslett},
  title     = {ARIES/CSA: A Method for Database Recovery in Client-Server Architectures},
  booktitle = {Proceedings of the 1994 ACM SIGMOD International Conference on
               Management of Data, Minneapolis, Minnesota, May 24-27, 1994},
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This paper presents an algorithm, called ARIES/CSA ("Algorithm for Recovery and Isolation Exploiting Semantics for Client-Server Architectures"), for performing recovery correctly in client-server (CS) architectures. In CS, the server manages the disk version of the database. The clients, after obtaining database pages from the server, cache them in their buffer pools. Clients perform their updates on the cached pages and produce log records. The log records are buffered locally in virtual storage and later sent to the single log at the server. ARIES/CSA supports write-ahead logging (WAL), fine-granularity (e.g., record) locking, partial rollbacks and flexible buffer management policies like "steal" and "no-force". It does not require that the clocks on the clients and the server be synchronized. Checkpointing by the server and the clients allows for flexible and easier recovery.

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