According to ComputerWorld, Oracle is poised to make a “game changing storage announcement” on January 31st.
“We can’t tell you just how much this will improve your datacenter until the big event,” their website states, but customers will experience greatly reduced costs per terabyte as well as lower floor space.
I can’t wait to see what this vaporware turns out to be once it materializes. I’m speculating that it has to do with replacing hard disks with NVRAM devices. Warning, this speculation is 100% unfounded in fact.