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Executive Summary: PathControl 5008
RouteScience Technologies PathControl 5008 optimizes egress routing decisions based on real-time performance metrics and cost analysis. IT managers trying to balance traffic on multiple ISP links will be able to use PathControls analysis and route optimization capabilities to ensure that clients and customers can always get to where they need to go.
The starting price of $74,000 may scare off some network managers, but over the long haul PathControl will save a significant amount of money for Web-intensive organizations by improving performance and keeping use of expensive links down as much as possible.
(+) Provides good management and analysis tools; nonintrusive design.
(-) Doesnt do anything to improve ingress routing.
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