Modeling selected real-time database concurrency control protocols in Uppaal

  • Martin Kot
Original Paper


Real-time database management systems (RTDBMS) are recently subject of an intensive research. Model checking algorithms and verification tools are of great concern as well. In this paper, we show some possibilities of using a verification tool Uppaal on some variants of pessimistic and optimistic concurrency control protocols used in real-time database management systems. We present some possible models of such protocols expressed as nets of timed automata, which are a modeling language of Uppaal.


Real-time database systems Pessimistic protocol Optimistic protocol Two-phase-locking Timed automata Model checking Verification Verification tool Uppaal 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer Science, Center for Applied CyberneticsTechnical University of OstravaOstrava-PorubaCzech Republic

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