• <i>CRN</i> Interview: Kevin Gilroy and Dan Vertrees, Hewlett-Packard

    Gilroy, HP's vice president and general manager of North America commercial channels, and Vertrees, HP's vice president and general manager of North America enterprise channels, outlined the $87 billion IT giant's post-merger channel strategy in an interview with CRN Industry Editor Craig Zarley. Last week, HP was officially relaunched under the new HPQ symbol on the New York Stock Exchange. The company closed the Compaq merger deal on May 3.

  • The New HP Reveals Its Server Road Maps

    Just two days after the official launch of the new Hewlett-Packard, company executives gave CRN the product and branding road maps for its RISC-based and Intel-based servers and related products.

  • States Draw Judge's Ire, Withdraw Additional Witness

    Hours after attorneys for nine states persuaded U.S. District Court Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly to let them call one more witness in the current phase of the Microsoft antitrust trial, they withdrew that request, chastened by the judge's fury.

  • Making Networks More Efficient

    Using NetWorld Interop here last week as a launch point, Hewlett-Packard, Nortel Networks, 3Com and Cisco Systems unveiled products and upgrades that increase the functionality of traditional networking gear.

  • EMC Shareholders Vote For More Independent Board

    Shareholders upset over the falling value of their EMC Corp. stock have approved a resolution calling on the data-storage company to appoint more outsiders to its board of directors.

  • HP, Compaq Storage Products: Which Made the Cut?

    One day after the new Hewlett-Packard was launched, the new HP Network Storage Solutions Group was unveiled, with executives offering a wide view of how they intend to handle the multiple storage product lines between the number one and number four vendors in the disk storage market.

  • Stellent Bolsters Digital Asset Management Offering

    Stellent put the last piece of the pie into place for its digital asset management offering with the Thursday release of an application that enables users of its content management software to index content within audio and video files.

  • Microsoft, Navision Partners See Opportunity

    Solution providers for Microsoft Great Plains and Navision reacted positively to news of Microsoft's pending $1.3 billion acquisition of the Danish firm, saying it will help Microsoft validate its .Net strategy in the midmarket and grow their businesses.

  • EMC Layoffs Affecting Direct-Sales Staff

    The ongoing reduction in head count at EMC appears to be having a flattening affect on the company's direct-sales team, and that could be good news for the channel, said one of the vendor's solution providers.

  • Analytics In the Spotlight

    Microsoft last week unveiled software to help solution providers and others build custom analytics applications atop SQL Server.