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Proceedings of the First International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Information Systems (1991)
Miami Beach, FL, USA
Dec. 4, 1991 to Dec. 6, 1991
ISBN: 0-8186-2295-4
TABLE OF CONTENTS

IDA-based redundant arrays of inexpensive disks (PDF)

A. Bestavros , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Boston Univ., MA, USA
pp. 2-9

Distorted mirrors (PDF)

J.A. Solworth , Illinois Univ., IL, USA
C.U. Orji , Illinois Univ., IL, USA
pp. 10-17

A performance study of three high availability data replication strategies (PDF)

H.-I. Hsiao , IBM Res. Div., Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 18-28

On the performance issues of object-based buffering (PDF)

J.R. Cheng , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA, USA
A.R. Hurson , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA, USA
pp. 30-37

Designing highly parallel applications using database programming concepts (PDF)

M.R. van Steen , TNO Inst. of Appl. Comput. Sci., Delft, Netherlands
pp. 38-45

Multiple wavefront algorithms for pattern-based processing of object-oriented databases (PDF)

S.Y.W. Su , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
Y.-H. Chen , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
H. Lam , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
pp. 46-55

Dataflow query execution in a parallel main-memory environment (PDF)

A.N. Wilschut , Twente Univ., Enschede, Netherlands
P.M.G. Apers , Twente Univ., Enschede, Netherlands
pp. 68-77

Comparative performance of parallel join algorithms (PDF)

J.L. Wolf , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
D.M. Dias , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
P.S. Yu , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
J. Turek , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 78-88

Parallelizing datalog: function symbols make a difference (PDF)

J. Seib , Fac. of Math. & Comput. Sci., Mannheim Univ., Germany
pp. 90-97

Data partition: a practical parallel evaluation of datalog programs (PDF)

Weining Zhang , Dept. of Math. & Comput. Sci., Lethbridge Univ., Alta., Canada
Ke Wang , Dept. of Math. & Comput. Sci., Lethbridge Univ., Alta., Canada
Siu-Cheung Chau , Dept. of Math. & Comput. Sci., Lethbridge Univ., Alta., Canada
pp. 98-105

Combining rule decomposition and data partitioning in parallel datalog program processing (PDF)

J. Shao , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Ulster Univ., Jordanstown, UK
D.A. Bell , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Ulster Univ., Jordanstown, UK
M.E.C. Hull , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Ulster Univ., Jordanstown, UK
pp. 106-115

Parallel transitive closure computations using topological sort (PDF)

K.A. Hua , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
S.S. Hannenhalli , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
pp. 122-129

Parallel hierarchical evaluation of transitive closure queries (PDF)

M.A.W. Houtsma , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Twente Univ., Enschede, Netherlands
pp. 130-137

Aspects of the BBFS broadband filesystem (PDF)

B.K. Hillyer , AT&T Bell Labs., Holmdel, NJ, USA
B.S. Robinson , AT&T Bell Labs., Holmdel, NJ, USA
pp. 138

The papyrus integrated data server (PDF)

T. Connors , Hewlett-Packard Labs., Palo Alto, CA, USA
W. Hasan , Hewlett-Packard Labs., Palo Alto, CA, USA
C. Kolovson , Hewlett-Packard Labs., Palo Alto, CA, USA
M.-A. Neimat , Hewlett-Packard Labs., Palo Alto, CA, USA
D. Schneider , Hewlett-Packard Labs., Palo Alto, CA, USA
K. Wilkinson , Hewlett-Packard Labs., Palo Alto, CA, USA
pp. 139

High-quality and high-performance full-text document retrieval: the Parallel InfoGuide System (PDF)

I.J. Aalbersberg , Philips Res. Labs., Eindhoven, Netherlands
F. Sijstermans , Philips Res. Labs., Eindhoven, Netherlands
pp. 142-150

CAT: an execution model for concurrent full text search (PDF)

Zheng Lin , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 151-158

An efficient method for distributing search structures (PDF)

G. Matsliach , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Technion-Israel Inst. of Technol., Haifa, Israel
O. Shmueli , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Technion-Israel Inst. of Technol., Haifa, Israel
pp. 159-166

Cooperative visualization of computational fluid dynamics (PDF)

M.J. Gerald-Yamasaki , Numerical Aerodynamic Simulation Syst. Div., NASA Ames Res. Center, Moffett Field, CA, USA
pp. 169

I-CEM: an intelligent communication system for collaborative work (PDF)

S. Hiraiwa , Dept. of Instrum. Eng., Keio Univ., Yokohama, Japan
N. Matsuura , Dept. of Instrum. Eng., Keio Univ., Yokohama, Japan
Y. Matsushita , Dept. of Instrum. Eng., Keio Univ., Yokohama, Japan
pp. 170

ReSC: a distributed operating system for parallel and distributed applications (PDF)

Y. Shinjo , Inst. of Inf. Sci. & Electron., Tsukuba Univ., Ibaraki, Japan
Y. Kiyoki , Inst. of Inf. Sci. & Electron., Tsukuba Univ., Ibaraki, Japan
pp. 171

A general tool for replicating distributed services (PDF)

R. Ladin , Cambridge Res. Lab., Digital Equipment Corp., MA, USA
M.S. Mazer , Cambridge Res. Lab., Digital Equipment Corp., MA, USA
A. Wolman , Cambridge Res. Lab., Digital Equipment Corp., MA, USA
pp. 172

NETMATE: management of complex distributed networked systems (PDF)

Y. Yemini , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
O. Wolfson , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
pp. 173

A hardware and software architectural model for the manipulation of genetic databases (PDF)

R.G. Marshall , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Florida Inst. of Technol., Melbourne, FL, USA
pp. 176

ELFS: object-oriented extensible file systems (PDF)

A.S. Grimshaw , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Virginia Univ., Charlottesville, VA, USA
E.C. Loyot , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Virginia Univ., Charlottesville, VA, USA
pp. 177

Achieving throughput and functionality in a common architecture: the Datacycle experiment (PDF)

T.F. Bowen , Bellcore, Morristown, NJ, USA
M. Cochinwala , Bellcore, Morristown, NJ, USA
G. Gopal , Bellcore, Morristown, NJ, USA
G.E. Herman , Bellcore, Morristown, NJ, USA
T.M. Hickey , Bellcore, Morristown, NJ, USA
K.C. Lee , Bellcore, Morristown, NJ, USA
W.H. Mansfield , Bellcore, Morristown, NJ, USA
J.E. Raitz , Bellcore, Morristown, NJ, USA
pp. 178

An efficient data organization for parallel algorithmic design of cartographic database (PDF)

R. Dasgupta , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Calcutta Univ., India
S. Bhattacharya , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Calcutta Univ., India
pp. 179

Marker-passing on a parallel knowledge processing testbed (PDF)

R.F. DeMara , Dept. of Electr. Eng.-Syst., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
D.I. Moldovan , Dept. of Electr. Eng.-Syst., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 180

Practical prefetching techniques for parallel file systems (PDF)

D. Kotz , Dept. of Math. & Comput. Sci., Dartmouth Coll., Hanover, NH, USA
pp. 182-189

Service interface and replica management algorithm for mobile file system clients (PDF)

C.D. Tait , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
D. Duchamp , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
pp. 190-197

Policies for efficient memory utilization in a remote caching architecture (PDF)

A. Leff , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Columbia Univ., New York, NY, USA
pp. 198-207

Load balancing algorithms for parallel database processing on shared memory multiprocessors (PDF)

Y. Hirano , NTT Network Inf. Syst. Lab., Kanagawa, Japan
T. Satoh , NTT Network Inf. Syst. Lab., Kanagawa, Japan
U. Inoue , NTT Network Inf. Syst. Lab., Kanagawa, Japan
K. Teranaka , NTT Network Inf. Syst. Lab., Kanagawa, Japan
pp. 210-217

Optimization of parallel query execution plans in XPRS (PDF)

W. Hong , Comput. Sci. Div., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
M. Stonebraker , Comput. Sci. Div., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
pp. 218-225

Prototyping DBS3, a shared-memory parallel database system (PDF)

B. Bergsten , Bull Res. Center, Les Clayes sous Bois, France
pp. 226-234

A distributed catalog for heterogeneous distributed database resources (PDF)

D.M. Choy , IBM Almaden Res. Center, San Jose, CA, USA
P.G. Selinger , IBM Almaden Res. Center, San Jose, CA, USA
pp. 236-244

Non-serializable executions in heterogeneous distributed database systems (PDF)

S. Mehrotra , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Austin, TX, USA
R. Rastogi , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Austin, TX, USA
H.F. Korth , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Austin, TX, USA
A. Silberschatz , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., Austin, TX, USA
pp. 245-252

Optimal all-to-all broadcasting schemes in distributed systems (PDF)

M.S. Chen , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
P.S. Yu , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
K.L. Wu , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 253-260

Interconnecting shared-everything systems for efficient parallel query processing (PDF)

K.A. Hua , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
pp. 262-270

Compiling control into database queries for parallel execution management (PDF)

P. Borla-Salamet , Bull Res. Center, Rue Jean Jaures Les Clayes sous Bois, France
C. Chachaty , Bull Res. Center, Rue Jean Jaures Les Clayes sous Bois, France
B. Dageville , Bull Res. Center, Rue Jean Jaures Les Clayes sous Bois, France
pp. 271-279

Parallel sorting on a shared-nothing architecture using probabilistic splitting (PDF)

D.J. DeWitt , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Wisconsin Univ., Madison, WI, USA
J.F. Naughton , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Wisconsin Univ., Madison, WI, USA
pp. 280-291
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