HP In The Meg Whitman Era
Meg Whitman started her reign as HP CEO this past fall following a tumultuous period which included the decision to ditch the HP TouchPad tablet and put the HP PC business up for sale. Since taking the helm, however, Meg Whitman has methodically sought to restore stability.
In a recent interview with CRN, Whitman discusses the decisions she's made so far, future HP tablet plans and HP's commitment to the channel and its partners.
Plus, CRN was on-hand for the first HP Global Partner Conference under Whitman's watch, February 13-15 in Las Vegas. Check out this page for exclusive news and analysis that came from the HP partner event.
CEO Meg Whitman has literally taken down fences at HP and brought the stability partners crave, but now comes the hard part: implementing and executing on a strategy for the long term.
HP CEO Meg Whitman has put out her share of fires since taking the helm, and in a recent interview with CRN she talks about her plan to keep HP on a stable course.
HP CEO Meg Whitman understands that partners are gun-shy after the events of last August, and wants the channel to know that she's got their backs.
Meg Whitman believes that HP's Windows 8 tablets will appeal to companies that are looking for more secure tablets than the ones organizations are currently using.
CRN speaks with HP's business unit chiefs to get a sense of where they'd like partners to focus in the coming year, as well as how CEO Meg Whitman is making a difference.
HP CEO Meg Whitman says the days of WebOS turmoil are over now that the company is going the open-source route, and HP expects that some WebOS employees will leave.
HP at its Global Partner Conference unveiled several new channel initiatives around its storage business, and introduced its new P4900 all-SSD storage array.
In her first address to HP channel partners, Meg Whitman garners applause for vowing a return to normalcy.
HP's new Z1 all-in-one workstation features a 27-inch LED display that provides easy access to the internal components for easy servicing and upgrading.
HP opens the door for partner branded storage services for the first time, and also unveils a new cloud computing designation for partners that's coming in November.
HP's new ProLiant Gen8 servers feature a wide range of new provisioning and management technologies targeting the automation of the data center as part of its new "Project Voyager" architecture.