• HP Saves Palm for $1.2B
    Chalk up April 28, 2010, as the ending and beginning of Palm Inc. (PALM): The long-struggling smartphone maker has found a buyer. Thus, the bell tolls for the inventor of the personal device assistant; and yet, the deal resurrects the developer of the well-regarded ...More
    April 28, 2010 By Kelly Teal Posted in News
  • HP Gives Service Providers Subscriber Data Tool
    Helping service providers find ways to monetize the rich stream of personal data that flows across their networks, Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) said it’s launching a Subscriber Data Management system.HP Subscriber Data Management “enables service providers to ...More
    February 10, 2010 By Richard Martin Posted in News
  • What’s Your Policy?
    Think policy management and you’re likely to think of bandwidth control. Think of bandwidth control and you’re likely to think of the Comcast case. And as a user you’re likely to think about it negatively. You have to get over that.Policy management is, ...More
    December 22, 2009 By Tim McElligott Posted in Articles
  • HP Goes Up Against Cisco In Data Center Wars
    HP (HPQ) took a bold step on Thursday when it bought a company that pits it directly against Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO) in the data center wars. HP is buying Ethernet pioneer 3Com Corp. (COMS) for $2.7 billion; both boards of directors have approved the ...More
    November 11, 2009 Posted in News
  • MYCOM Integrates NIMS-PrOptima With HP TeMIP
    Service assurance software provider MYCOM, has completed the integration of its performance management software, NIMS-PrOptima, with HP TeMIP, a highly automated fault-management solution.The integration enables real-time management of network performance issues detected by ...More
    October 12, 2009 Posted in News
  • HP Uncovers the Sandbox With SDP
    Looking to help service providers unleash the energy of thousands of application developers, HP introduced new capabilities for its Service Delivery Platform that attracts Web 2.0 talent.The HP SDP 3.0 now includes a virtual “sandbox” in which developers can ...More
    September 23, 2009 By Tim McElligott Posted in News, Service Creation & Delivery
  • Accenture, HP Team to Reduce Fraud in Italy
    Accenture has teamed with HP to develop business solutions for PosteMobile, a provider in Italy’s mobile communication market. The companies say the solutions provide security for customer financial transactions, deliver a high level of fraud protection, and enable ...More
    September 3, 2009 Posted in News
  • Should HP Acquire McAfee?
    As security suites become more important in the IT network equipment market, more companies are looking to buy security as part of an infrastructure bundle.That’s why, in an article for Forbes, Synergy Research Group’s Charlotte Dunlap says it might be a good ...More
    July 28, 2009 Posted in News
  • HP, Alcatel-Lucent Form Global IT Alliance
    HP and Alcatel-Lucent have signed a relationship agreement, saying they will form a 10-year global alliance to help customers leverage the convergence of telecommunication and IT. The companies will jointly market solutions and capabilities that enable end-to-end ...More
    June 18, 2009 Posted in News
  • HP Researchers See Mainstream Darknets
    Next month at the Black Hat USA Conference in Las Vegas, HP researchers will be wearing the white hats as they demonstrate new browser-based darknet technology that could bring personal privacy back to the World Wide Web.Some people fear it also will allow the worst in ...More
    June 16, 2009 Posted in News