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October 4, 2010  3:11 PM

Ellison continues to “advise” HP



Posted by: badarrow
data center hardware, Hewlett Packard, HP, Larry Ellison, Leo Apotheker, Mark Hurd, Oracle

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison can't seem to stop himself from opining on Hewlett-Packard's management moves. This time

August 16, 2010  7:42 PM

So why was HP CEO Mark Hurd really fired?



Posted by: Matt Stansberry
DataCenter, HP

Major news outlets from all over are weighing in on what might have really happened between fired HP CEO Mark Hurd, HP's board, and former actress Jodie Fisher. The NY Times' Joe Nocera suspects that


February 19, 2010  7:00 PM

Hewlett-Packard reports mixed quarterly hardware revenue results



Posted by: Mark Fontecchio
Data Center, Hewlett Packard, HP

For HP's fiscal quarter ending Jan. 31, HP saw overall growth in the server and storage market, including increases in x86 rack and blade servers, but a sharp drop-off in its Itanium-based hardware. The rundown:

  • Enterprise Storage and Servers had $4.4 billion in revenue, up 11% over...


June 4, 2009  4:15 PM

Cisco’s timing for Unified Computing System – a tad off?



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
Cisco Systems, Dell, Gartner Inc, Hewlett Packard, HP, IBM, server market, Unified Computing, x86 servers

Does anyone else think it is a bad idea for Cisco Systems to enter the server market when the industry is experiencing the most significant year-over-year sales decline in history? Worldwide server revenue declined 24 percent in the first quarter of 2009 and shipments dropped 24.2 percent...


February 9, 2009  7:59 PM

HP to add SSD memory option to servers



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
hard disk, HP, Intel, solid state disks, SSD, Texas Memory Systems, Violin Memory Systems

Frank Baetke of Hewlett Packard’s Scalable Computing & Infrastructure (SCI) organization just gave me an update of what HP is doing to add power efficiencies to its highest performing...


January 26, 2009  6:31 PM

AMD ships more efficient, faster versions of 45nm Opteron CPU



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
AMD Opteron, Dell, high performance processor, HP, power efficient processors, quad-core processor, Rackable Systems, Sun Microsystems

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) is now shipping seven new versions of

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December 3, 2008  5:42 PM

Server sales suffer on economy, virtualization; vendors branching out



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
blade server, Blade servers, data center efficiency, data center services, DataCenter, HP, IBM, Sun Microsystems, virtual machines, Virtualization, x86 server

With the U.S. economy in a recession, world economies suffering and virtualization adoption on the rise, it comes as no surprise that factory revenue in the x86 worldwide...


November 14, 2008  9:30 PM

HP’s energy efficiency crusade to control server, data center power



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
Blade servers, Capacity Planning, data center consolidation, data center efficiency, DataCenter, Green computing, HP, HP ProLiant, IBM BladeCenter, LEED, server power consumption, server virtualization, virtual machines

A few Hewlett Packard (HP) executives visited with me yesterday to discuss their Green data center mission - and surprisingly, they admit that it doesn't always mean using HP hardware. They started off our meeting with a discussion about new...


September 25, 2008  1:44 PM

IBM opens four new cloud-computing centers



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
Amazon EC2, cloud computing, DataCenter, HP, IBM

IBM has opened four new cloud-computing centers in Sao Paulo, Brazil; Bangalore, India; Seoul, Korea; and Hanoi, Vietnam, where there is increasing demand for Internet-based computing models. IBM now has 13 cloud-computing...


August 27, 2008  8:03 PM

IDC Server Tracker shows slowing x86 server growth



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
Blade servers, DataCenter, Dell, HP, IBM, x86 server

Framingham, Mass.-based IDC released its Worldwide Quarterly Server Tracker for the second quarter of 2008 (2Q08) today showing that although the overall server market grew in the second quarter of 2008 (2Q08),...


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