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Articles about ACID
A History of Extended Transactions
May 10, 2006
ACID transactions don't work for long-lived use cases. This article documents historic approaches taken in the CORBA and J2EE communities toward extended transactions, how SOA is a more natural fit, and why WS-TX & WS-CAF may finally hold the answer.
Interviews about ACID
Rich Hickey on Datomic, CAP and ACID
Jan 21, 2013
Rich Hickey explains the basics of Datomic, its approach to transactions and query, Datalog, CAP, ACID and BASE, and much more.
Randy Shoup Discusses the eBay Architecture
Jun 05, 2008
In this interview from QCon San Francisco 2007, Randy Shoup discusses the architecture of eBay. Topics discussed include eBay's architectural principles, horizontal and vertical partitioning, ACID vs. BASE, handling data inconsistency, distributed caching, updating eBay on the fly, architectural and coding standards, eBay's search infrastructure, grid computing, and SOA.
Presentations about ACID
News about ACID
FoundationDB NoSQL Database Supports ACID Transactions by Srini Penchikala Posted on Apr 29, 2013
RavenDB Founder On .NET, ACID with NoSQL, Upcoming Features by Roopesh Shenoy Posted on Jan 22, 2013
Interview With Nick Lavezzo, Co-Founder of FoundationDB by Roopesh Shenoy Posted on Dec 04, 2012
Interview: Randy Shoup Discusses the eBay Architecture by Ryan Slobojan Posted on Jun 10, 2008
GemStone Reveals Plans for MagLev Ruby VM at RailsConf 2008 by Nick Laiacona Posted on May 31, 2008
Software Transactions: A Programming Language Perspective by Jean-Jacques Dubray Posted on Mar 20, 2008
Should developers write their own transaction coordination logic? by Jean-Jacques Dubray Posted on Jan 15, 2008
Sun demonstrates WS-AT interoperability with Microsoft by Mark Little Posted on Apr 26, 2007