HP announces private cloud solution based on open architecture

PC vendor HP today announced a new pre-configured private cloud solution called HP Helion Rack, one that integrates with the company's server hardware and is based on OpenStack and Cloud Foundry open source

Published on: March 24th, 2015 CDN Staff

HP renames its partner programs, charts program paths post-split

LAS VEGAS – Before the last general keynote of its last Global Partner Conference as Hewlett-Packard Co., HP gave its soon to be separate partner programs new names – and announced it was

Published on: March 18th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Avnet Canada on Aruba, HP’s split and distribution partner of the year

LAS VEGAS -- As Hewlett-Packard Co. prepares to split into two companies -- HP Inc. with the printing and personal systems business and HP Enterprise with the software, hardware and services business --

Published on: March 18th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

HP splits into two, but launches programs to keep partners working with both companies

LAS VEGAS – We’ve known for a few months that Hewlett-Packard Co. will be splitting into two companies – HP Inc. and HP Enterprise. Now we’re finding out who gets custody of the

Published on: March 16th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

HP’s IoT platform aims to enable smart cities

HP has announced an Internet of Things platform and will be initially targeting mobile network operators and the energy sector. While the company was not ready to announce any specific partnerships, a spokesperson

Published on: March 13th, 2015 Dave Yin

Latest HP laser printers are faster but use 53 per cent less power

NEW YORK – Hewlett-Packard has released a new line of laser printers that promise to help small and medium sized businesses as well as large enterprise organizations achieve faster printing speeds while saving

Published on: March 11th, 2015 Nestor Arellano

HP plans to boost networking business with Aruba acquisition

Hewlett-Packard is putting down US$3 billion to acquire Aruba Networks Inc., in what is the Palo Alto, Calif. tech firm’s first major purchase since being split into two entities last year. HP and

Published on: March 3rd, 2015 Nestor Arellano

CDN Top Newsmakers for 2014: Michael Sharun of EMC Canada

Sometimes the best deals you make are the ones you don’t. In 2014, the world learned that for nearly a year EMC was engaged in merger discussions with HP. Can you imagine EMC

Published on: January 23rd, 2015 CDN Staff

Paper gets digital boost from HP

Have you ever been trying to make notes on your fancy touchscreen tablet, and just wished you could scribble down your ideas on a good old-fashioned pad of paper? Well Hewlett-Packard Co. is

Published on: January 23rd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

HP bets on detachables for business users

NEW YORK -- Businesses are going mobile, and with its new line of designed for business mobile devices, Hewlett-Packard Co. is betting that detachables will be the form factor of choice for the

Published on: January 22nd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

HP launches “designed for business” mobile devices

NEW YORK – Seeing a gap in the mobile devices market, Hewlett-Packard Co. is releasing new commercial devices it claims are designed from the ground-up to meet the needs of business users. At

Published on: January 21st, 2015 Jeff Jedras

CDN Top Newsmakers for 2014: Sean Forkan of Symantec Canada

If HP did not split its company into two separate organizations then possibly Symantec's decision a week later to do basically the same thing might have moved Sean Forkan, the country manager for

Published on: January 15th, 2015 CDN Staff

Lenovo keeps lead over HP, Dell in global PC market

The busy holiday season failed to give much of a bounce to global PC shipments, with research firm IDC Corp. reporting 80.8 million units shipped in the fourth quarter of 2014, a year

Published on: January 13th, 2015 Jeff Jedras