30 Notable IT Executive Moves: January 2012


Bill Veghte, who joined HP in May 2010 following a long stint at Microsoft, has an expanded title at HP as of mid-January, when he was named chief strategy officer in addition to his role as executive vice president of software. Under Veghte's watchful eye are two key priorities for HP: how to distribute WebOS under an open-source license and how best to integrate Autonomy, which HP acquired last year for $10.2 billion in a bid to expand its information management software footprint.