Science, Storage IBM develops 'instantaneous' memory, 100x faster than flash

Discussion in 'Micro 4/3 News and Rumors' started by squeegee, Jun 30, 2011.

  1. squeegee

    squeegee Mu-43 Veteran

    Jan 26, 2010
    more cool news

    "This time it's a new kind of phase change memory (PCM) that reads and writes 100 times faster than flash, stays reliable for millions of write-cycles (as opposed to just thousands with flash), and is cheap enough to be used in anything from enterprise-level servers all the way down to mobile phones."

    and of course for people on this forum, cameras.

    IBM develops 'instantaneous' memory, 100x faster than flash -- Engadget
  2. lenshoarder

    lenshoarder Mu-43 All-Pro

    Nov 7, 2010
    I'll believe it when I can buy it at Fry's. I'm still waiting for the holographic storage from the 80's.