Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple Computer, has joined the team at Fusion-IO as "chief scientist." woot! Check out the report. And I can remember when storage was the most boring part of the industry with MTBF as a principal subject of conversation.
With the advent of fabric- and cloud-storage; NAS, and, the new horizons that companies like Fusion-IO bring to SSD, all of a sudden storage is sexy. With The Woz involved, the cool and interesting factor just went through the roof. Who'd have thought?