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10 Things You Don't Know About The HP Split
Separation Management Offices
HP has about 450 employees in three separate management offices (SMOs) (Hewlett Packard Enterprise, HP Inc. and Hewlett Packard Corporate) dedicated to overseeing the split, which involves some 750 legal entities in 166 countries. "We articulated from the start that we would set up a separate group of folks -- the separation management office -- to deal with the day-to-day mechanics of separating these two companies," said Weisler. "Ninety-nine and a half percent of us are focused maniacally on our business. That is what we need to do. We can't lose sight of that."