Motherboard Asus 200-series has got the support of Intel Optane
Asus announced the release of new versions of the embedded software for boards on chipsets Intel 200 series. A key innovation they will support the fastest Intel Optane. As you know, the fastest Intel Optane for desktop PCs was presented a few days ago.
Drives Intel Optane for desktop, made in the form factor M. 2 and is designed for caching. Updated the firmware of the UEFI BIOS gives you the opportunity to install Intel Optane that activates a memory module with M. 2 interface, resulting in accelerated initial boot, launch applications and access data.
On some cards the firmware update is done using the Asus USB BIOS Flashback available even in the absence of CPU and system memory. Users simply connect a USB stick with new BIOS and press the USB BIOS Flashback or reset button, then the BIOS will be updated automatically. An alternative is a function of 3 Asus EZ Flash to update your UEFI BIOS without using a bootable drive through the Internet.
Full list of boards for which an update has been released, showing the BIOS version and available updates are listed on the website of the manufacturer