[Nottingham] Virus warnings as Microsoft launches Vista

Martin Garton martin at stupids.org
Thu Feb 1 13:59:25 GMT 2007

> This means that more application data should be actively cached into all
> available memory (SuperFetch), whether that is physical RAM or a USB
> Flash memory device (ReadyBoost). Microsoft's goal was to create
> balanced performance by removing delays in everyday work."

Caching hard drive data on flash is new I think.  For general purpose
use I can't see the point but on a laptop it sounds good for keeping the
HD use as low as possible.


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