Hewlett-Packard (HP) - Infoworld http://www.infoworld.com/t/17967 en HP claims it's solved the two big problems with 3D printing http://www.infoworld.com/d/computer-hardware/hp-claims-its-solved-the-two-big-problems-3d-printing-238752?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>Hewlett-Packard claims to have solved the two biggest problems with today's 3D printers and will make its first big technology announcement in that area in June, CEO Meg Whitman said Wednesday.</p> <p>There's a lot of "buzz and hype" around 3D printing, but the systems available now have two big challenges, Whitman said at HP's shareholder meeting. One is that they're deathly slow.</p> Computer Hardware Hewlett-Packard (HP) Printers Thu, 20 Mar 2014 12:34:54 +0000 admin 238752 at http://www.infoworld.com HP updates life cycle development suite for faster testing http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/hp-updates-life-cycle-development-suite-faster-testing-238579?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>Hewlett-Packard has updated its Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) suite to accommodate the ever-quickening pace of today's software programming teams.</p> <p>"A lot of agile teams are writing code so fast that they lose the ability to test early. At first, with a lot of small, incremental, changes, they may not see the effect of hidden defects or technical debt building up," said Kelly Emo, HP director of software product marketing. "If you can get developers to get a very fast load test to run against, you will have speed and software that is really solid."</p> Application Development Hewlett-Packard (HP) Application Testing Development Tools Tue, 18 Mar 2014 14:40:15 +0000 admin 238579 at http://www.infoworld.com HP makes printing easier, secure in BYOD environments http://www.infoworld.com/d/computer-hardware/hp-makes-printing-easier-secure-in-byod-environments-238474?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>Using mobile devices for one-off printing tasks on office printers may not be a big deal, but Hewlett-Packard is trying to mitigate any security risk through direct wireless printing features it is bringing to enterprise printers.</p> Computer Hardware Hewlett-Packard (HP) Wi-Fi BYOD Printers Mobile Security Mon, 17 Mar 2014 15:15:24 +0000 admin 238474 at http://www.infoworld.com When tech titans join forces: The verdict on 6 big mergers http://www.infoworld.com/d/the-industry-standard/when-tech-titans-join-forces-the-verdict-6-big-mergers-237613?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>Batman and Robin. Siskel and Ebert. Great Britain and the United States in World War II. Cookie dough and ice cream. Usually, when two distinct entities join together, they form one opposable force.</p> <p>Or do they? While there are major success stories to be found when two large tech companies come together, there's a Time Warner-AOL fiasco for every Oracle-Sun combination.</p> The Industry Standard Dell EMC VMware Facebook Google Hewlett-Packard (HP) Yahoo M&A Tue, 04 Mar 2014 15:06:25 +0000 admin 237613 at http://www.infoworld.com Custom server market grows at expense of Dell, HP http://www.infoworld.com/d/computer-hardware/custom-server-market-grows-expense-of-dell-hp-237343?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>The demand for customized servers is growing as buying trends change, with more companies designing servers in-house instead of buying from well-established vendors such as Hewlett-Packard or Dell.</p> <p>Server market revenue in the fourth quarter last year was $14.2 billion, dropping by 4.4 percent compared to the same quarter in 2012, according to a survey released by IDC. The survey showed that sales from smaller white-box server makers -- called "ODM Direct" by IDC -- collectively growing at the fastest rate of 47.2 percent year over year.</p> Computer Hardware Data Explosion Dell Hewlett-Packard (HP) Servers Data Center Fri, 28 Feb 2014 11:46:06 +0000 admin 237343 at http://www.infoworld.com HP makes play for network virtualization with OpenNFV program http://www.infoworld.com/d/networking/hp-makes-play-network-virtualization-opennfv-program-236915?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>Hewlett-Packard is plunging into the rapidly emerging field of network functions virtualization (NFV), announcing Monday an OpenNV program comprised of applications and services designed to virtualize core networks and network functions and allow telecommunications companies to more efficiently compete in the rapidly growing world of rich media.</p> Networking Virtualization Hewlett-Packard (HP) Networking Virtualization Mon, 24 Feb 2014 13:34:06 +0000 admin 236915 at http://www.infoworld.com HP ships first 64-bit Windows 8.1 tablets with Intel Atom http://www.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/hp-ships-first-64-bit-windows-81-tablets-intel-atom-236939?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>After months of waiting, some of the first 64-bit tablets with Windows 8.1 and Intel's Bay Trail chips were announced by Hewlett-Packard.</p><p>HP's ElitePad 1000 G2 and ProPad 600 G1 are targeted at business users. The tablets have 10.1-inch screens with resolutions of 1920 x 1200 pixels, and run on Intel's quad-core Atom processors with clock speeds starting at 1.6GHz.</p> Microsoft Windows Mobile Technology Hewlett-Packard (HP) Windows 8 Microsoft Windows Tablets Mon, 24 Feb 2014 13:12:11 +0000 ccraig 236939 at http://www.infoworld.com HP reverses decline in PC sales, claims broad progress in quarter http://www.infoworld.com/d/computer-hardware/hp-reverses-decline-in-pc-sales-claims-broad-progress-in-quarter-236783?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>Hewlett-Packard has returned its PC business to growth and reported better-than-expected results for the first quarter of its fiscal year.</p> <p>HP's revenue was down overall, but by less than analysts had forecast, and the PC group reported its first sales growth in seven quarters.</p> Computer Hardware The Industry Standard Hewlett-Packard (HP) Desktop PCs Technology Business Fri, 21 Feb 2014 12:11:46 +0000 admin 236783 at http://www.infoworld.com HP eases printing from Android tablets, smartphones http://www.infoworld.com/d/computer-hardware/hp-eases-printing-android-tablets-smartphones-236515?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>Hewlett-Packard wants to make wireless printing of documents from Android mobile devices as easy as tapping one button.</p> <p>The company on Tuesday announced a new wireless laser printer -- the HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M476 -- which takes advantage of native printing support on mobile devices running the Android 4.4 operating system, code-named KitKat.</p> Computer Hardware Hewlett-Packard (HP) Android Printers Tue, 18 Feb 2014 12:48:45 +0000 admin 236515 at http://www.infoworld.com Which vendors will be on target in the era of New IT http://www.infoworld.com/d/data-center/which-vendors-will-be-target-in-the-era-of-new-it-234403?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/bulls-eye.jpg" alt="Which vendors will be on target in the era of New IT" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: Chris Boswell</p></em></div> Applications Big Data Business Intelligence Cloud Computing Data Center Mobile Technology Amazon.com Apple AT&T Dell EMC VMware Google Hewlett-Packard (HP) IBM Microsoft Oracle Salesforce.com Samsung SAP Symantec Verizon Big Data BlackBerry IT Management Service-oriented Architecture IaaS iOS SaaS Cloud Computing Mobile Technology Tue, 18 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Galen Gruman 234403 at http://www.infoworld.com HP says security updates not included under new firmware policy http://www.infoworld.com/d/security/hp-says-security-updates-not-included-under-new-firmware-policy-236197?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>Hewlett-Packard said security and safety updates will be provided to all its server users, after a controversy surrounding the company's decision to <a href="http://www.pcworld.com/article/2095434/hp-starts-charging-for-server-firmware-updates.html" target="_blank">restrict access to firmware updates</a> to server customers on warranty or covered by a support agreement.</p> Computer Hardware Security Hewlett-Packard (HP) Servers Patch Management Wed, 12 Feb 2014 12:54:53 +0000 admin 236197 at http://www.infoworld.com HP expands OneView into VMware environs http://www.infoworld.com/d/virtualization/hp-expands-oneview-vmware-environs-236006?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>Hewlett-Packard is expanding the scope of its <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/data-center/hp-brings-converged-infrastructure-smarts-its-servers-227546">OneView</a> infrastructure management console, releasing a OneView plug-in that should help system administrators more efficiently manage their VMware vCenter operations with OneView functionality.</p> <p>"A lot of people use vCenter and find it very effective, and it would be foolish for us not to provide value there," said Brad Kirby, HP group manager for converged systems.</p> Virtualization EMC VMware Hewlett-Packard (HP) Server Virtualization Middleware Mon, 10 Feb 2014 15:43:49 +0000 admin 236006 at http://www.infoworld.com Pwn2Own hack contest puts record $645,000 on prize table http://www.infoworld.com/d/security/pwn2own-hack-contest-puts-record-645000-prize-table-235528?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>Hewlett-Packard's Zero Day Initiative (ZDI) yesterday spelled out the rules for its March hacking contest, Pwn2Own, which will put two-thirds of $1 million in prize money on the table for researchers who can hack the biggest browsers and most popular plug-ins.</p> <p>ZDI is HP's bug-bounty program, run by its TippingPoint division, a maker of intrusion prevention system (IPS) and firewall appliances for corporate networks.</p> Applications Security Hewlett-Packard (HP) Hacking Web Browsers Mon, 03 Feb 2014 12:43:36 +0000 uphan 235528 at http://www.infoworld.com Power to the portable: 3 high-performance mobile workstations http://www.infoworld.com/d/computer-hardware/power-the-portable-3-high-performance-mobile-workstations-235131?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>Sales of PCs have fallen by 11 percent since 2012, according to <a href="http://www.gartner.com/newsroom/id/2610015" target="_blank">statistics compiled by Gartner analysts</a>. However, there is one niche market that is still doing well: mobile workstations. This category has seen an upsurge with increasing sales.</p> Computer Hardware Mobile Technology Hewlett-Packard (HP) Laptop PCs Tue, 28 Jan 2014 13:12:06 +0000 admin 235131 at http://www.infoworld.com HP sticks thumb in Microsoft's eye, discounts Windows 7 PCs http://www.infoworld.com/d/computer-hardware/hp-sticks-thumb-in-microsofts-eye-discounts-windows-7-pcs-234593?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>Hewlett-Packard this week launched a new online promotion that discounts several consumer PCs by $150 when equipped with Windows 7, saying the four-year-old OS is "back by popular demand."</p> <p>"The reality is that there are a lot of people who still want Windows 7," said Bob O'Donnell, chief analyst at <a href="http://www.technalysisresearch.com/index.html" target="_blank">Technalysis Research</a>, in a Monday interview. "This is a twist, though, and may appeal to those who said, 'I do want a new PC, but I thought I couldn't get Windows 7.'"</p> Computer Hardware Microsoft Windows Hewlett-Packard (HP) Windows 7 Microsoft Windows Desktop PCs Tue, 21 Jan 2014 14:59:06 +0000 admin 234593 at http://www.infoworld.com Not just for Macs, Thunderbolt rumbles into PCs http://www.infoworld.com/d/consumerization-of-it/not-just-macs-thunderbolt-rumbles-pcs-233786?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/thunderbolt_imac_ss.jpg" alt="Not just for Macs, Thunderbolt rumbles into PCs" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>If you have a Mac built in the last few years, <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/computer-hardware/thunderbolt-macbook-pro-the-last-notebook-youll-ever-need-169">you have a Thunderbolt port</a>.</p> Computer Hardware Consumerization of IT Apple Hewlett-Packard (HP) Intel Desktop PCs Laptop PCs Tue, 21 Jan 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Galen Gruman 233786 at http://www.infoworld.com HP takes Android over Chrome OS for new Slate 21 Pro all-in-one http://www.infoworld.com/d/computer-hardware/hp-takes-android-over-chrome-os-new-slate-21-pro-all-in-one-233456?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>Hewlett-Packard has passed on the "one-size-fits-all" Chrome OS and loaded the more customizable Android 4.3 on its new Slate 21 Pro all-in-one.</p> <p>The PC, announced on Sunday, has a 21.5-inch screen that can display images at 1,920 x 1,080 pixel resolution. The desktop will ship in March starting at $399 with a keyboard and mouse.</p> Computer Hardware Hewlett-Packard (HP) Android Desktop PCs Computer Hardware Mon, 06 Jan 2014 13:24:53 +0000 admin 233456 at http://www.infoworld.com HP's Whitman gets one heck of a pay raise http://www.infoworld.com/d/the-industry-standard/hps-whitman-gets-one-heck-of-pay-raise-232866?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>After guiding Hewlett-Packard through one crisis after another, CEO Meg Whitman is now earning more than $1 in annual salary.</p><p>Whitman's base pay went up to $1.5 million a year starting Nov. 1, according to a <a href="http://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/47217/000004721713000073/form8-k_122013.htm" target="_blank">filing</a> with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday.</p> The Industry Standard Hewlett-Packard (HP) Technology Business Wed, 18 Dec 2013 13:15:45 +0000 ccraig 232866 at http://www.infoworld.com Google and HP's Chromebook 11 charger recalled due to overheating http://www.infoworld.com/d/computer-hardware/google-and-hps-chromebook-11-charger-recalled-due-overheating-232865?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>Google and Hewlett-Packard have recalled the micro-USB chargers of their Chromebook 11 due to fire and burn hazards, an example of an innovation that turned into a problem.</p><p>Users should stop using the Chromebook 11 charger immediately and call Google for replacements, said the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission <a href="http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/Google-and-HP-Recall-HP-Chromebook-11-Chargers/" target="_blank">in a statement</a> issued on Tuesday.</p> Computer Hardware Google Hewlett-Packard (HP) Laptop PCs Wed, 18 Dec 2013 12:57:31 +0000 ccraig 232865 at http://www.infoworld.com HP shrinks full-size Haswell desktops with new mini PCs http://www.infoworld.com/d/computer-hardware/hp-shrinks-full-size-haswell-desktops-new-mini-pcs-232409?source=rss_hewlett-packard_(hp) <p>Hewlett-Packard has redesigned its beige-boxed desktop PCs, sizing them down into mini-desktops without compromising on components.</p> <p>HP says the new EliteDesk 800 G1 and ProDesk 600 G1 mini-desktops are its smallest business desktops yet. The mini desktops, which weigh around 95 grams, can be easily held in one hand and offer the performance of normal desktops.</p> Computer Hardware Hewlett-Packard (HP) Desktop PCs Tue, 10 Dec 2013 17:03:26 +0000 admin 232409 at http://www.infoworld.com