Overview: Designed for maximum in-chassis flexibility that ensures lasting value and future growth Compaq ProLiant offers a full line of servers maximized for internal system expansion. Ideal for remote and branch office environments these servers offer headroom and scalability to easily accommodate new demands and growing environments. Today's mission-critical applications demand ever-increasing scalability and availability from data center servers. The new ProLiant 8500 the latest addition to Compaq's ultra-density data server product line delivers the performance and uptime required to meet the current and future demands of Enterprise server consolidation e-business ERP thin-client and data mining applications. Based on the Profusion architecture jointly developed by Compaq Corollary and Intel the ProLiant 8500 offers excellent scalability driven by its balanced system architecture.