Tagged with "acid"
ACIDstands for Atomicity, which is the property that guarantees that a series of database operations performed in a transaction all occur or nothing occurs. You might be thinking, "if Atomicity is the first letter in
ACID, why did you save it for last"? I ... read more
CAPboth stand for Consistency, but don't describe the same properties. In fact, the
CAPactually stands for Atomic Consistency (or Linearizability), and, oh holy crap!, the Atomic part of Atomic Consistency isn't the ... read more
Iin ACID stands for Isolation, which is a property that determines whether or not a transaction can see the progress of other transactions. Transaction isolation is a complex system generally defined by the allowance of certain "read phenomena". ... read more
Din ACID stands for Durability, which is the property that guarantees a committed transaction will be permanently recorded. Perfect durability is impossible, but MySQL allows us to improve our ability to offer this guarantee this through the
sync_binlogflag. ... read more