10 November 2017

Java persistent memory

There is the move from disk to SSD, allowing us to save our data to persistent random access memory.
There is the move to in memory computing, where we deal with large amounts of data without having to go to persistent memory.
It's only logical that eventually we will be able to compute in persistent memory.
Intel is working on hardware that supports this paradigm.
And they are reaching out to the java community to add API support.
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