back to article IBM adds Optane to its cloud, only as storage and without GPUs

IBM's made good on its promise to fire up a cloud packing Intel's Optane non-volatile memory “in the second half of 2017.” But Big Blue has fallen short of the “broad services suite” it foreshadowed and can't even put Optane to work as memory. Big Blue announced the availability of servers with Optane inside on Tuesday. You …

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Looks like Optane could be the next Itanic.

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Why?

Walk me through your thinking

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Looked in the portal testing placing an order, looks like $400-ish per SSD. At least in London. Subject to what discount you get of course.

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