12 Months In The HP Channel


Sept. 2012: HP Denies EDS Is For Sale

HP, after pulling back from its announced plans to consider selling its PC division, had to deal with reports that it explored options for selling its Electronic Data Systems (EDS) outsourcing business and indeed had put out feelers to potential buyers.

The possibility that HP, which in August said it expects to write down $8 billion from its Services division, would sell off EDS caused concerns among solution providers that worried it could create the appearance of further turmoil at a company that has seen more than its fair share over the past few years.



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