This is why I am so much more excited about AE2 than I am about the current version. That looks awesome and supports my suspicion that the channel system will encourage really creative and diverse systems. That looks like something that is capable of storing an entire base worth of inventory and distributing items here, there and everywhere, unlike the magic blocks of AE1.Carnivean on the AE IRC just made the most epic AE2 controller. Check this out.
Using P2P to make 694 Connections (193 Internally) for a total of 22,208 possible AE2 devices on one network. That is some creative designing.