Although its high cost might make it difficult for some shops to justify its implementation, Imperial Technologys MegaRam 2000 is a highly capable storage system that can solve performance bottlenecks in high-end enterprise application environments.
LONG-TERM BUSINESS IMPACT // With strong fault-tolerance features and hardware redundancy to ensure constant uptime and error-free data storage, the MegaRam 2000 will provide a good return on investment down the road. High performance; includes ample redundant hardware. Expensive; limited management capability. Imperial Technology Inc., El Segundo, Calif.; (800) 451-0666; www.imperialtech.com
SHORT-TERM BUSINESS IMPACT // The high initial cost will have an impact on IT budgets, but administrators will see immediate performance benefits after the rollout of the MegaRam 2000 system.