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  • HPE CEO Meg Whitman to Leave DXC Board; Mike Lawrie Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    HPE CEO Meg Whitman to Leave DXC Board; Mike Lawrie Comments

    Meg Whitman, CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, will step down from her role as a member of the board of directors at DXC Technology effective immediately. Whitman became a board member earlier this year of DXC that was formed through the merger between HPE's enterprise services segment and Computer Sciences Corp., DXC said Thursday. DXC expects HPE to […] More

  • Chip Bergh Succeeds Meg Whitman as HP Inc. Board Chairman - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Chip Bergh Succeeds Meg Whitman as HP Inc. Board Chairman

    Chip Bergh, lead independent director of HP Inc.‘s board of directors since March, has been elected as the personal computer and printing company’s independent board chairman. HP said Wednesday Bergh succeeds Meg Whitman, who held the chairman post since the former Hewlett-Packard organization split in November 2015 into two independent companies now known as HP and Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Whitman is […] More

  • Reports: HPE Unveils Regional HQ, Incubator Program in Singapore - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Reports: HPE Unveils Regional HQ, Incubator Program in Singapore

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise has established a Singapore-based regional headquarters in a push to help address a demand for new technologies across the Asia-Pacific and Japanese markets, Nikkei Asian Review reported Tuesday. HPE said it foresees “strong growth” opportunities in the internet of things and hybrid information technology sectors in Singapore, Japan, Australia and India, according to the report. The regional office has […] More

  • Meg Whitman: HP to Target Cloud, Software Outsourcing Market With $1B Cloud Tech Investment - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Meg Whitman: HP to Target Cloud, Software Outsourcing Market With $1B Cloud Tech Investment

    Hewlett-Packard plans to invest more than $1 billion in cloud computing technologies over the next two years, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday. Spencer Ante writes HP will hire developers and consultants to develop cloud systems and increase the company’s data centers to 20 over the next 18 months through the investment. Meg Whitman, CEO of […] More

  • HP CEO Meg Whitman Discusses Corporate Strategy, New IT Offerings - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    HP CEO Meg Whitman Discusses Corporate Strategy, New IT Offerings

    Meg Whitman, CEO and president of Hewlett Packard, highlighted the company’s vision for cloud computing and big data management in a keynote speech at the HP Discover event in Barcelona, Silicon Angle reported Tuesday. Alina Popescu writes Whitman told the forum audience that HP builds technologies that aim to help organizations manage cloud servers and […] More

  • Robert Mao Nominated First HP China Chairman - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Robert Mao Nominated First HP China Chairman

    Robert Mao, a 40-year telecommunications industry veteran, has been nominated the first chairman for Hewlett-Packard‘s China business as the company aims to boost its market presence there, MENAFN.com reported Friday. Mao was formally nominated on Aug. and will report directly to HP CEO and President Meg Whitman if confirmed. Prior to joining HP, the Taiwan citizen served […] More

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    HP Unveils Moonshoot Server for Cloud, Mobility and Big Data; Meg Whitman Comments

    Hewlett-Packard Company has introduces its first software-defined Moonshoot server system to respond to the social, cloud, mobile and big data demands of enterprises. The HP Moonshot 1500 and ProLiant Moonshot servers build on processors common among smartphones and tablet computers to enable enterprises to target specific workload needs, according to an HP statement. The Moonshoot system […] More

  • HP Names 30-Year IT Vet George Kadifa Software Group EVP - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    HP Names 30-Year IT Vet George Kadifa Software Group EVP

    Hewlett-Packard has appointed George Kadifa executive vice president of the software group, effective immediately, the company announced Tuesday. The 30-year information technology veteran succeeds Bill Veghte, who was promoted to chief operating officer (click over to GovCon Wire for more information). Kadifa will join the company’s executive council and report directly to CEO Meg Whitman, […] More

  • HP Names New Chief Communications Officer - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    HP Names New Chief Communications Officer

    Hewlett-Packard has appointed Henry Gomez as executive vice president and chief communications officer, HP announced Tuesday. HP said Gomez will manage the company’s government affairs, relations with media and industry analysts, and employee and executive communications. HP said Gomez, a 26-year communications industry veteran, worked at eBay for most of the previous decade. Some of […] More

  • HP EVP, General Counsel Resigns - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    HP EVP, General Counsel Resigns

    Hewlett Packard announced Michael J. Holston, the company's executive vice president and general counsel, is leaving to pursue other opportunities. “Mike has been an exceptional leader at HP and a great contributor to the company's mission,“ said Meg Whitman, HP president and CEO. “The entire company wishes him well in his future endeavors.“ David W. […] More

  • Craig Flower Promoted to HP SVP, CIO - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Craig Flower Promoted to HP SVP, CIO

    John Hinshaw has today been named executive vice president of global technology and business processes at HP. His responsibilities include overseeing IT and optimizing business processes across the company.  Craig Flower, a more than 25-year HP veteran,  has also received a new role and will serve as the firm’s senior vice president and chief information […] More

  • Meg Whitman Comments on HP's Decision to Keep PC Division - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Meg Whitman Comments on HP's Decision to Keep PC Division

    HP has decided to continue operating its personal-computing unit, rejecting to spinoff the personal systems group as proposed by recently replaced CEO Leo Apotheker. The decision was made after an evaluation of the personal system group’s contributions to HP's solutions portfolio and overall brand value. The company said the cost of recreating PCs in a standalone company outweighed any […] More

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