To clarify, the database can be any type RDBMS, NoSQL/BigTable. However, it must not employ any usual consistency measures such as locks, or synchronization, but the inconsistency-invincibility must ...
Apolgies in advance if this has been discussed before, or is even fundamental enough for it to be outlined on, say, Wikipedia. I just felt that asking would be more efficient! Anyway, I want to ask ...
When a database begins a transaction, all statements executed in that transaction are isolated and atomic (and consistent and durable). These are pretty much the definition of a transaction. ...