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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UPDATED: IDC figures aren't quite as hopeful as Gartner's latest pulse check on the PC industry.
Three lawsuits stemming from the disastrous acquisition of Autonomy by HP have now been settled.
According to Reuters, HP shareholders have agreed to drop all claims against current and former executives at HP, including CEO Meg Whitman. Claims against Michael Lynch are still game.
HP is positioning Helion Managed Services as an alternative to owning and managing storage assets, and says it's different from previous managed services offerings.
Hewlett-Packard has announced new services tailored for Workday HCM to improve enterprise operations and productivity.
HP launched the Helion Network, an effort that aims to combine independent software vendors, developers, integrators and resellers with the company's cloud services.
Reports have indicated Hewlett-Packard has taken a keen interest to possibly acquire converged infrastructure IT startup, SimpliVity.
A federated backup feature that consolidates data stores into a pool of shared storage is among the announcements from Hewlett-Packard.
Ahead of Hewlett-Packard's Discover conference there are multiple questions about the company. HP is stable for sure, but still has to navigate some key innovation curves.
Leap Motion says the keyboard with built-in gesture recognition, previously available with select HP desktop PCs, will be available separately starting this month.
The Pro x2 612 can turn into a 12.5-inch Windows tablet, while the Elite 700 family includes Ultrabooks and all-in-one PCs in addition to traditional desktop and laptop form factors.
The global market research firm adjusted its outlook for PC shipment declines toward the positive end of the spectrum -- but just by a smidge.
Available in the fall, HP's ConvergedSystem 900 for SAP HANA can deliver 12 terabytes of data in one memory pool.
HP said Vertica Dragline addresses big data challenges like rapid data gathering, exploration and organization.