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  • GM plans to hire 3,000 HP IT workers

    Hewlett-Packard has agreed to transfer 3,000 of its employees to the General Motors payroll, as the automaker moves IT operations in-house

    Written by Patrick Thibodeau05 Nov. 12 11:15
  • VMware and Google on an acquisition frenzy in 2011

    While the world has been distracted by HP's baffling $10.2 billion purchase of Autonomy and <a href="">Microsoft</a>'s surprising $9 billion buy of Skype, EMC/VMware and Google have been snapping up dozens of software companies throughout 2011.

    Written by Julie Bort16 Nov. 11 03:28
  • HP completes Autonomy acquisition

    Hewlett-Packard has secured enough shares of Autonomy to take control of the UK software company.

    Written by James Niccolai04 Oct. 11 08:46
  • Wall Street Beat: Megamergers, earnings roil tech

    Against a backdrop of economic uncertainty, acquisitions and earnings news from the world's top PC makers (Hewlett-Packard, Dell and Lenovo), the biggest Internet business (Google), and a major handset maker (Motorola Mobility) marked major realignments in tech this week.

    Written by Marc Ferranti20 Aug. 11 02:59
  • HP to acquire info management software firm Autonomy

    After half a day of frenzied speculation from the IT industry, Hewlett-Packard has confirmed that it is acquiring information management software vendor Autonomy, for $US42.11 per share, or about $10.3 billion.

    Written by Joab Jackson19 Aug. 11 07:51
  • HP kills tablets, smartphones, confirms PC spin-off plans

    Hewlett-Packard will discontinue operations for webOS devices, specifically the TouchPad tablets and smartphones. It also confirmed that it is exploring the possible spin-off or sale of its Personal Systems Group (PSG), which dominates the global PC market.

    Written by Agam Shah19 Aug. 11 05:59