The Most Innovative Products Of 2009


Winner: Hewlett-Packard, for the HP ProLiant G6 Line

The winner in this category has developed a product that can be summed up in three letters: R-O-I. This server system provides twice the compute power of its previous generation of server while using half the energy. This is a solution that can be deployed in all manner of enterprises -- whether consolidating or not -- to help businesses see critical costs savings as the economy rebounds.