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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Shushovan Hussain has filed a motion to challenge HP's settlement with its shareholders regarding its botched acquisition of the British software company.
The company's president and chief executive now has another feather in her corporate hat, as the chair of the computer giant's board.
Hewlett-Packard's board of directors now stands at 11 people, including CEO Meg Whitman and venture capital titan Marc Andreessen.
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 global market research firm adjusted its outlook for PC shipment declines toward the positive end of the spectrum -- but just by a smidge.