The Most Innovative Products Of 2009

Winner: Hewlett-Packard, for the HP Virtual Connect Flex-10

The winner in this category has developed what it says is a "change-ready" solution for data centers: A 10 Gigabit Ethernet Module for its blade server offering that removes complexity and adds flexibility -- two traits vital to running a smooth enterprise.

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