Database Machines and Knowledge Base Machines

This volume contains the papers presented at the Fifth International Workshop on Database Machines. The papers cover a wide spectrum of topics on Database Machines and Knowledge Base Machines. Reports of major projects, ECRC, MCC, and ICOT are included. Topics on DBM cover new database machine archi...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Kitsuregawa, Masaru (Editor), Tanaka, Hidehiko (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: New York, NY Springer US 1988, 1988
Edition:1st ed. 1988
Series:The Springer International Series in Engineering and Computer Science
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • An Inference Model and a Tree-Structured Multicomputer System for Large Data-Intensive Logic Bases
  • AI Machines
  • A Shared Memory Architecture for MANJI Production System Machine
  • A Real-Time Production System Architecture Using 3-D VLSI Technology
  • Architectural Evaluation of a Semantic Network Machine
  • Architectural Support for Deductive Database Machines
  • An Architecture for Very Large Rule Bases Based on Surrogate Files
  • A Superimposed Code Scheme for Deductive Databases
  • A Simulation Study of a Knowledge Base Machine Architecture
  • Prolog Machines
  • Implementing Parallel Prolog System on Multiprocessor System PARK
  • Search Strategy for Prolog Data Bases
  • The Unification Processor by Pipeline Method
  • Extended Model for Database and Knowledge Base
  • Knowledge-Based System for Conceptual Schema Design on a Multi-Model Database Machine
  • An Algebraic Deductive Database Managing a Mass of Rule Clauses
  • An Approach for Customizing Services of Database Machin
  • The Key for Cost-Efficient High Transaction Throughput
  • A High Speed Database Machine-HDM
  • Filter Processors
  • A High Performance VLSI Data Filter
  • Design, Implementation, and Evaluation of a Relational Database Engine for Variable Length Records
  • A Filter Processor as Part of an Intelligent Disk Controller
  • Intelligent String Search Processor to Accelerate Text Information Retrieval
  • Main Memory Database Machines
  • The Silicon Database Machine: Rationale, Design, and Results
  • The Design of a Main Memory Database Machine
  • MACH: Much Faster Associative Machine
  • A Distributed, Main-Memory Database Machine: Research Issues and a Preliminary Architecture
  • Performance Evaluation
  • A Single User Evaluation of the Gamma Database Machine
  • Performance Projections for a Relational Query Processor
  • Analytical Performance Evaluation of Relational Database Machines
  • Algebra Operations on a Parallel Computer—Performance Evaluation
  • Memory and Disk Management
  • Experiments with Data Access and Data Placement Strategies for Multi-Computer Database Systems
  • Set-Oriented Memory Management in a Multiprocessor Database Machine
  • Parallel Execution Strategies for Declustered Databases
  • III Knowledge Base Machines
  • Query Processing Strategy for Deductive Database Machines
  • A Stream-Oriented Approach to Parallel Processing for Deductive Databases
  • DDC: A Deductive Database Machine
  • Design and Evaluation of an Inference Crunching Machine
  • Knowledge Base Machine Based on Parallel Kernel Language
  • KEV-A Kernel for Bubba
  • II Database Machines
  • Hypercube and Vector Database Machines
  • IDP-A Main Storage Based Vector Database Processor
  • Join on a Cube: Analysis, Simulation and Implementation
  • Design of a HyperKYKLOS-based Multiprocessor Architecture for High-Performance Join Operations
  • Sorting Machines
  • Design and Implementation of High Speed Pipeline Merge Sorter with Run Length Tuning Mechanism
  • Algorithms for Sorting and Sort-Based Database Operations Using a Special-Function Unit
  • Parallel Partition Sort for Database Machines
  • Concurrency Control
  • Distributing the Optimistic Multiversioning Page Manager in the JASMIN Database Machine
  • Multi-Wait Two-Phase Locking Mechanism and Its Hardware Implementation