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Submission + - Rethinking computer design for an optical world (technologyreview.com)

holy_calamity writes: Technology Review looks at how some traditions of computer architecture are up for grabs with the arrival of optical interconnects like Intel's 50Gbps link unveiled last week [slashdot.org]. The extra speed makes it possible to consider moving a server's RAM a few feet from its CPUs to aid cooling and moving memory and computational power to peripherals like laptop docks and monitors.
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Rethinking computer design for an optical world

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