FPGAs To Shake Up Stodgy Relational Databases
(…)The factor of 10X improvement in response time, database size, and data ingestion rates on a system running Swarm64 is something that is bound to get the attention of anyone who has a database application that is being hampered by the performance of the underlying database engine. But the fact that it can be done transparently to popular relational databases in use at enterprises means that Swarm64 has the chance to be extremely disruptive in the part of the server market that is driven by databases.
The impact that acceleration of relational databases using Swarm64 could have on server shipments is enormous. (…)