Patent Number: 8,819,050

Title: Context-and-version-aware facade for database queries

Abstract: A method, computer program product, and system for accessing versioned data objects within a database, comprising creating a first new connection to a database stored in a memory, receiving a first query from a first client that requests access to a versioned data object stored in the database, and modifying the received first query to add contextual information configured on the first new connection, so that the modified first query is able to retrieve a first version of the versioned data object that corresponds to the contextual information.

Inventors: Babka; James Joseph (Austin, TX), Shillington; Ryan (Austin, TX)

Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation

International Classification: G06F 17/30 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/26/12018