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Harley Al Beier, Robert Frederic Kern, David Wayne Moore, Karen Alicia Ranson, Vern Lee Watts: Synchronizing recovery log having time stamp to a remote site for disaster recovery of a primary database having related hierarchial and relational databases. International Business Machines Corporation, Gray Cary Ware Freidenrich, May 16, 2000: US06065018 (247 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus to synchronize recovery logs transmitted to a remote site for recovering related databases having different logical structuring. In one embodiment, the related databases are a hierarchial structured database such as IMS and a relational structured database such as DB2.


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Harley Al Beier, Sidney Kornelis, Vern L Watts: System, method, and program for using direct and indirect pointers to logically related data and targets of indexes. International Business Machines Corporation, Prentiss W Johnson, August 3, 1999: US05933820 (73 worldwide citation)

The system, method, and program product of this invention allows a database management system to internally use direct and indirect pointing to locate targeted data elements that are logically related to another data element or are a target of a secondary index. By using direct and indirect pointing ...


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Harley Al Beier, Sidney Kornelis, Vern L Watts: System, method, and program for using duplicated direct pointer sets in keyed database records to enhance data recoverability without logging. International Business Machines Corporation, Gates & Cooper, March 9, 1999: US05881379 (45 worldwide citation)

The system, method, and program product of this invention allows a database management system to internally use direct and indirect pointing to locate targeted data elements that are logically related to another data element or are a target of a secondary index. By using direct and indirect pointing ...


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Merle R Beghtel, Harley Al Beier, Charles Alexander Goodwyn Jr, Dean Lynn Grover, Claudia Si man Ho, Percy Tzu jung Li, Joaquin Ramirez, Vern Lee Watts: Method, computer program product, and system for a self-throttled computing task. International Business Machines Corporation, Kunzler & Associates, August 15, 2006: US07093253 (5 worldwide citation)

A throttling specification is received by a computer task to direct the computer task's usage of critical computer resources, such as CPU cycles. The computer task comprises units of work, and the elapsed time of each unit of work is calculated as each unit of work completes. Upon the completion of ...


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Merle R Beghtel, Harley Al Beier, Charles Alexander Goodwyn, Dean Lynn Grover, Claudia Si man Ho, Percy Tzu jung Li, Joaquin Ramirez, Vern Lee Watts: Method, computer program product, and system for a self-throttled computing task. International Business Machines Corporation, International Business Machines, May 8, 2003: US20030088605-A1

A throttling specification is received by a computer task to direct the computer task's usage of critical computer resources, such as CPU cycles. The computer task comprises units of work, and the elapsed time of each unit of work is calculated as each unit of work completes. Upon the completion of ...