Hey, Rod, my friend ... gotta question!
""This is not a chip announcement, it is a systems announcement," said Rod Adkins, senior vice president and general manager of STG."
Isn't that a reductio ad absurdum of "The computer is the network"?
Just askin' ... 'cause the macro version didn't seem to work for Sun ;-)
Micro-management works well for silicon, children, students, and dogs & horses, but not for adult people or cats ... and doubly not for analog systems that adult people and cats actually use on a day-to-day basis.