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1. (WO2018203185) ASYNCHRONOUS DATA STORE OPERATIONS

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/203185    International Application No.:    PCT/IB2018/052858
Publication Date: Fri Nov 09 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Wed Apr 25 01:59:59 CEST 2018
IPC: H04L 29/08
Applicants: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
IBM UNITED KINGDOM LIMITED
IBM (CHINA) INVESTMENT COMPANY LIMITED
Inventors: IYENGAR, Arun, Kwangil
Title: ASYNCHRONOUS DATA STORE OPERATIONS
Abstract:
A processing system server and methods with the server to provide data values. The server maintains a cache of objects. The server executes an asynchronous computation to determine the value of an object. In response to a request for the object before the asynchronous computation has determined the value of the object, returning a value of the object from the cache. In response to a request for the object after the asynchronous computation has determined the value of the object, returning a value of the object determined by the asynchronous computation.