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    1. March 4, 2016

      HP Enterprise: truck route

      Meg Whitman is not one to beat around the bush. Consider her blistering denunciation of New Jersey governor Chris...

    2. Fast FT

      March 3, 2016

      Hewlett Packard Enterprise rises on Q1 beat

      Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced a slight beat on earnings and revenue in its first earnings report since the...

    1. March 1, 2016

      Hewlett-Packard: everyone’s a winner

      Hewlett-Packard deserves credit for setting clear financial targets. Hazy or non-existent goals are the industry...

    2. February 28, 2016

      Republicans race to derail Trump

      The Republican establishment is rapidly rallying behind Marco Rubio in an eleventh-hour attempt to derail Donald Trump,...

    3. February 7, 2016

      An old-school reply to an advertiser’s retro threat

      Last week I received an email from Henry Gomez, head of marketing and communications at Hewlett Packard Enterprise,...

    4. January 31, 2016

      Boneheaded aphorisms from Davos’s windy summit

      You can always go faster than you think you can. Those are not my words. They are the words of Meg Whitman,...

    5. December 6, 2015

      Set up an alumni network and reconnect with valuable assets

      A corporate alumni network is an important way for many professional services firms to keep in touch with ex-employees...

    6. Tech blog

      November 2, 2015

      #techFT - HP's risky rebirth

      Welcome to #techFT, a new daily newsletter on technology, digital media and telecoms from the Financial Times that...

    7. November 1, 2015

      Silicon Valley history hinges on Hewlett-Packard split

      When the break-up of Hewlett-Packard takes effect on Monday, it will be the latest twist in one of Silicon Valley’s...

    8. October 1, 2015

      Mike Lynch files $160m HP counter-claim

      Autonomy founder Mike Lynch has hit back at Hewlett-Packard with a $160m counter-claim, as part of his defence against...

    9. October 1, 2015

      Elliptical activism claims scalp of Alliance’s Garrett-Cox

      Someone offers you a business award. Get in your car. Drive. Don’t look back. Accept, and bad stuff may happen....

    10. September 27, 2015

      HP: Buyer’s remorse

      Hewlett-Packard’s $11bn acquisition of Autonomy is already a business school case study on how not to do mergers and...

    11. September 18, 2015

      Week in Review, September 19

      A round up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. Hewlett-Packard to slash 33,300...

    12. September 17, 2015

      Hewlett-Packard rethinks its boundaries

      Hewlett-Packard has been a graveyard for business reputations. Did Meg Whitman, who this week added another 30,000 to...

    13. September 16, 2015

      Hewlett-Packard: turnround tales

      Meg Whitman puts the HP in chutzpah. She showed it at Tuesday’s analyst day, where she gave a highly selective...

    14. September 16, 2015

      HP to slash up to 30,000 jobs ahead of split

      On the brink of a historic break-up, Hewlett-Packard disclosed on Tuesday that it is planning to slash another 25,000...

    15. August 20, 2015

      HP revenue disappoints as split nears

      Hewlett-Packard disappointed on revenue on Thursday as PC and printer sales remained weak in the third quarter, but it...

    16. June 9, 2015

      Hewlett-Packard agrees $100m deal to settle Autonomy lawsuit

      Hewlett-Packard has agreed to pay $100m to some of its shareholders to settle claims it misled them over the disastrous...

    17. May 21, 2015

      HP revenues hit by falling printer sales

      Falling sales of corporate technology services and printers as well as the strong dollar pushed revenue down at...

    18. May 21, 2015

      Hewlett-Packard spins off Chinese server business

      Hewlett-Packard is spinning off its Chinese server business into a joint venture with Tsinghua university, as US...

    19. May 8, 2015

      Tragic Dave Goldberg stood for Silicon Valley’s nurturing side

      Silicon Valley got a taste of its own mortality this week. Last Friday’s death of Dave Goldberg, a successful...

    20. March 3, 2015

      HP: trying to win

      Managers at HP are encouraged to read Playing to Win, a management bestseller containing koans such as “What matters is...

    21. December 2, 2014

      Autonomy founder to call in US regulators

      Autonomy/HP feud Autonomy founder Mike Lynch plans to ask US regulators to investigate evidence that he believes shows...

    22. December 2, 2014

      Document raises questions on HP’s $8.8bn writedown of Autonomy

      Autonomy/HP feud In November 2011, Hewlett-Packard acquired Autonomy for $11.1bn. Just six months later, Mike Lynch,...

    23. November 26, 2014

      HP: cash machine

      The great thing about HP is the cash. Free cash flow in the last fiscal year was a sweet $8.5bn, or $4.40 a share (the...

    24. October 22, 2014

      AbbVie and HP: corporate writing stinks and the CEO is to blame

      AbbVie, the US drugs company, no longer wants to take over Shire, a UK counterpart. Richard Gonzalez, AbbVie’s chief...

    25. October 12, 2014

      High-tech groups should stick to the knitting

      What one CEO hath joined together, let the next put asunder. In the past fortnight, three big technology companies have...

    26. October 10, 2014

      Tech splits: stubbed mitosis

      Maybe it comes down to your preference in jargon. Is “focus” your thing – or “synergy”? Symantec announced on Thursday...

    27. October 6, 2014

      HP signals dealmaking is on cards

      HP divides in two Hewlett-Packard has indicated that it is considering further dealmaking, as it split its PC and...

    28. October 6, 2014

      HP’s chief seeks to double its chance of success

      HP divides in two The conglomerate sprawl that helped make Hewlett-Packard the technology industry’s dysfunctional...

    29. October 6, 2014

      HP to separate PC unit from software and hardware businesses

      HP divides in two Hewlett-Packard is to separate its PC and printer arm from its software and corporate hardware...

    30. September 4, 2014

      HP weighed backing out of acquiring Autonomy

      Hewlett-Packard considered pulling out of its disastrous $11bn acquisition of Autonomy before the deal closed, court...

    31. August 21, 2014

      HP to return to dealmaking as sales recover

      Hewlett-Packard says it anticipates a return to dealmaking, as the company reported growth in quarterly revenue thanks...

    32. August 17, 2014

      Biliousness in business does no favours for investors

      In recent weeks we have seen an outbreak of bile in the business world. A disagreement between Amazon, the online...

    33. August 12, 2014

      Hewlett-Packard v Autonomy: Bombshell that shocked corporate world

      To understand how the failure of a business transaction has descended into a bitter and personal war of words, Mike...

    34. August 11, 2014

      In defence of angry outbursts in the office

      Fred Goodwin, disgraced former chief executive of Royal Bank of Scotland, was notorious for what were nicknamed...

    35. July 18, 2014

      HP: tech shareholder activists

      Are shareholder activists just greedy opportunists? Not necessarily. Just look at Hewlett-Packard’s waltz with its...

    36. July 15, 2014

      Ralph Whitworth steps down as Hewlett-Packard chairman

      Ralph Whitworth, a leader among the activist investors who are shaking up US corporate governance, has stepped down as...

    37. June 27, 2014

      HP in talks to settle Autonomy lawsuits

      Hewlett-Packard is in talks to settle shareholder lawsuits over its disastrous $11bn acquisition of UK software company...

    38. May 23, 2014

      GameStop jumps on higher profits and console sales

      GameStop, the US video game retailer, was among the market leaders on a slow trading day ahead of the holiday weekend...

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