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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Hewlett-Packard is part of a slew of networking players courting wireless carriers with Network Functions Virtualization.
At Mobile World Congress, HP lays out its enterprise lineup of Windows-powered tablets and a retail point-of-sale setup.
Meg Whitman sounded more optimistic during Thursday's shareholders call than previous quarters, highlighting PC market growth in commercial segments.
The PC business didn't suck nearly as bad as feared and HP's first quarter benefited. The company saw strong enterprise demand for PCs as Windows XP systems are tossed.
With Cisco, IBM, NetApp and EMC seeing anemic infrastructure spending it's highly unlikely that HP can fly through the turbulence unscathed.
According to reports, Hewlett-Packard executives were aware of Autonomy's problems long before accusing the firm of accounting fraud.
The HP LaserJet Pro 476 is the first Mopria certified printer designed to make it easy to print from mobile devices.
HP Zero Day Initiative's annual Pwn2Own and Google's Pwnium security competitions' prize pool is now up to more than $3 million in cash and prizes.
The HP Slate is HP's answer to the Post PC tablet device trend and it's a good one. My HP Slate is as cool as an iPad mini at half the cost.
University of South Australia's new partnership with Hewlett-Packard is poised to bring 400 workers and a new four-year honours degree program to the South Australian IT sector.
Due in the spring, the small-form-factor desktop will include a Core i7 processor, but pricing has not yet been announced.
By stepping up unstructured data tool IDOL's links into HP's database and security products, Hewlett-Packard is aiming to strengthen its hand in big-data analytics.
If you want a PC running Windows 7, where do you look? Skip your local office superstore or big-box retailer and go where the business buyers go. In those channels, you'll find that Windows 7 never went away. In fact, it's not just alive, it's thriving.
IDC's worldwide PC shipment numbers are in and the best you can say about them is that they weren't as bad as they could have been.