21st century data and computing environments have created a paradigm shift in data management. This whitepaper explains the common approaches to distributed transactional database design, why it is considered the “Holy Grail” of database management systems (DBMS), and shares one fundamentally new approach.
This whitepaper covers:
- The three categories of designs that have been used historically.
- The advantages and disadvantages of various approaches.
- Durable Distributed Cache (DDC), a new design approach that offers an innovative solution.