Issue No. 03 - May/June (1994 vol. 11)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/52.281709
<p>Ratfiles (RATional FILE System) by-passes the Unix kernel to perform database-file operations at nearly twice the speed of conventional file systems and offers several techniques, including atomic write and write-order discipline, to improve data integrity.</p>
Unix; data integrity; database management systems; optimisation; Unix database file operations optimization; Ratfiles; Rational File System; Unix kernel; atomic write; write-order discipline; data integrity
J. Gait, "Optimizing Unix Database File Operations," in IEEE Software, vol. 11, no. , pp. 48-56, 1994.