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Violin Tunes Memory Array Platform to Speed Up Microsoft Apps

10/22/2013 10:45 AM EDT
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Short step to a new memory architecture?
LarryM99   10/22/2013 7:29:05 PM
This seems like an indicator that we are about ready for a move to a true unified memory architecture. This idea has been discussed for a while, but if there is a market for this type of box one would think that there might be a market soon for a box that does not make a distinction between volatile RAM and storage.

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