Paper Review: ARIES: a transaction recovery method supporting fine-granularity locking and partial rollbacks using write-ahead logging

Title and Author of Paper ARIES: a transaction recovery method supporting fine-granularity locking and partial rollbacks using write-ahead logging. C. Mohan et al. Summary ARIES presents and validates the concept of write-ahead logging, providing industrial strength support for atomicity and durability. As described in the Red Book, write-ahead logging is a “near-ubiquitous technique for maintaining durability”. ARIES provides the reference implementation for “No Force, Steal” write-ahead logging used by most databases today. [Read More]