October 22, 2008

Introduction to Kickfire

I’ve spent a few hours visiting or otherwise talking with my new clients at Kickfire recently, so I think I have a better feel for their story. A few details are still missing, however, either because I didn’t get around to asking about them, or because an unexplained accident corrupted my notes (and I wasn’t even using Office 2007). Highlights include:

The heart of Kickfire’s story is its SQL chip, and the computer architectural choices the chip instantiates. In particular, the architecture boasts:


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