dcallaghan was among the many readers to write with news of IBM's announcement of new memory technology. The upshot seems to be on-the-fly compression in hardware, taking the tack of RamDoubler and other software compression utilities, but moving the actual data sqashing into dedicated (fast) chips. I hope this leaks out of "server only" land soon; I'd love to have 256MB for the price of 128 -- this would be especially nice with pricey notebook memory.
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