Hewlett-Packard is the PC leader and has a wide range of businesses ranging from printing to software to enterprise servers. HP also is a major services player via the acquisition of EDS. As IBM's primary rival, HP aims to sell customers an entire stack of hardware, software and services. Under Mark Hurd, HP was a lean, mean operational machine. The next CEO, however, must show that HP can grow organically sans acquisitions and cost cuts.
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HP's master plan: Build an ecosystem for its 3D printing technology in 2015 with general availability in the second half of 2016. Will customers wait for HP to disrupt industry pricing and the lure of printing 3D jobs 10 times faster?
Microsoft joins a push towards ARM servers that have been building up for years.
Hewlett-Packard is attempting to sell its Chinese networking arm to a local buyer.
If reports about HP's next computing play are true, the company will promote 3D scanning and a computing interface that rhymes with work conducted by Microsoft Research.
AirWatch plans to leverage VMware's Horizon 6 platform to help enterprises extend their mobile device management to include laptops and PCs.
The days of highly integrated, one-brand-fits-all computing are ending fast, and the challenge for the offcuts is to succeed where their lineage failed. But is the biggest split yet to come?
HP and EMC merger discussions are formally over, according to a report by Reuters.
EMC is to acquire a key OpenStack player, Cloudscaling, which offers private cloud enterprise customers compatibility with Amazon's public cloud.
Under the deal, HP's Managed Mobility Services, which has about 570 global customers, will integrate AirWatch to offer mobile device and application management.
Bank of Queensland has again chosen HP to take care of its IT services, inking a five-year contract that the bank expects will underpin its strategic transformation agenda.
There was also a shuffle on the leaderboard with Apple moving up into the top five vendors worldwide.
Updated: Hewlett-Packard Enterprise will target business customers, HP Inc will sell printers and PCs, but another 5,000 jobs go.
Splitting PCs and printers from HP's enterprise business would leave both sides with more focus as well as more options in the future.
HP lifts the lid on its Windows-equivalent to the Chromebook with a starting price of $200.