There is terms all around. NoSQL, NewSQL, Not-OnlySQL you name it. SAP had been working on in-memory computing for quite some time and it had solid reasons to believe next generation computing architecture will depend on in-memory computing. The CPU architectural changes are waiting to be disclosed to over come the BRICK wall made up of memory, energy and parallelization restrictions.
In the following slide deck I will briefly summarize the problems and solutions.
The implementation of this technology can be either disruptive or gradual. One needs to decide which route to take. In a future release I will talk about those two routes.