The Calm After The Storm For HP
With new CEO Meg Whitman at the helm, Hewlett-Packard finally has some much-needed stability, and that's inevitably going to have a positive trickle-down effect on the channel. HP's business unit chiefs, who each oversee businesses that are massive in their own right, are as excited as anyone to put the turmoil behind them, roll up their sleeves and, with the participation of channel partners, get back to work.
HP plans to continue running its lucrative hardware businesses while also building expertise in areas such as software and cloud computing. In advance of next week's Global Partner Conference, CRN spoke with some of HP's top executives to get their take on the key technology opportunities HP partners should be focusing on right now.