9GHz cores and 16GB of main memory
will cost $641,738, according to Jim McGaughan, director of pSeries marketing at IBM.
Beyond 2007, MRAM will become the commonly used memory chip for the main memory
of PCs and the main memory
network server chip.
Angara's flagship product, the Angara Data Server, is a fully relational, main-memory database that allows data access up to 20 times faster than the main memory
cache of popular RDBMS database systems.
With its instructions and data encoded as hundreds of thousands of light pulses, the computer has nearly 5 kilometers of optical fiber serving as its main memory
It also has 66 optical switches.