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.
Drones are, in essence, flying autonomous vehicles. Pros and cons surrounding drones today might well foreshadow the debate over the development of self-driving cars. In the context of a strongly regulated aviation industry, "self-flying" drones pose a fresh challenge. How safe is it to fly drones in different environments? Should drones be required for visual line of sight – as are piloted airplanes? Join EE Times' Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of drone experts.