Managing execution of database queries

Patents
Stepan Krompass, Harumi Anne Kuno, Umeshwar Dayal, Janet Wiener, Raja Sambasivan
United States Patent Application US 20100082603 A1, April 2010
Publication year: 2010

One embodiment is a method to manage queries in a database. The method identifies a query that executes on the database for an elapsed time that is greater than a threshold and then implements a remedial action when the query executes on the database for an execution time that is greater than an estimated execution time.