Oracle Scratchpad

June 9, 2011

Queueing Theory.

Filed under: humour — Jonathan Lewis @ 5:26 pm BST Jun 9,2011

So simple that even an eight year old can understand it.

Here’s a link I was sent byDominic Delmolino (another Oak Table member) a few days ago: it’s not a bad model of how things can go in an Oracle database.

For further reading, try Cary Millsap’s book – especially chapter 9.


  1. When the eight year olds tell me how to get to the train on time without having control over the intervening traffic, I’ll be impressed.

    Comment by jgarry — June 9, 2011 @ 11:28 pm BST Jun 9,2011 | Reply

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