An Insight into Concurrency Control Protocols of Distributed Databases
Anjali Ganesh Jivani

Dr. Anjali Ganesh Jivani, Computer Science & Engineering Department, The Maharaja Sayjirao University of Baroda, Vadodara, Gujarat, India.
Manuscript received on October 11, 2013. | Revised Manuscript received on October 15, 2013. | Manuscript published on October 25, 2013. | PP: 44-46 | Volume-1, Issue-12, October 2013. | Retrieval Number: L05211011213/2013©BEIESP

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Abstract: This paper reviews the working of different concurrency control protocols in Distributed Databases. As the development and maturity of the popular centralized database system moves towards the distributed approach, the challenges and roles start becoming more complex and complicated. The discussion revolves around the variety of protocols, their working, their advantages and their disadvantages in a distributed environment. The paper is a comparative between the methods that are popular and accepted.
Keywords: Concurrency Control, Distributed Database, Fragmentation, Replication.