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[mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Jon Paris
Sent: 13. august 2009 20:03
To: midrange-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: Explaining single level store to non i people

Until I read that Wikipedia entry I hadn't realized just how far ahead
the thinking of the IBM folks was when SLS was devised. Only now some
40 years later has solid state storage reached a point where finally
this is on the verge of becoming reality.

"IBM's design of the single-level store was originally conceived in
the late 1970s as a way to build a transitional implementation to
computers with 100% solid state memory. The thinking at the time was
that disk drives would become obsolete, and would be replaced entirely
with some form of solid state memory."


Jon Paris

www.Partner400.com
www.SystemiDeveloper.com


On 13-Aug-09, at 1:38 PM, midrange-l-request@xxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:


Take a look at this:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Single-level_store


Kenneth
Kenneth E. Graap
http://www.linkedin.com/in/kennethgraap


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