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Photos: HP, Oracle join hands
Oracle President Charles Phillips, left, congratulates Hewlett-Packard CEO Mark Hurd on his company being named Oracle's North American technology partner of the year at the Oracle OpenWorld customer conference on Sept. 20.
Photos: Hurd on agility
Hewlett-Packard CEO Mark Hurd tells attendees at Oracle OpenWorld on Sept. 20 about a joint effort with Oracle called "Optimize for Agility." The project will enable the two companies' management software to exchange information about events and equipment status, so that system administrators can more easily detect system problems.