Bill Toti: Navy, HP Target December Finish for NGEN Transition

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The U.S. Navy and a Hewlett-Packard-led (NYSE: HPQ) contractor team have set a new timeline to transition from the Navy-Marine Corps Intranet to the Next Generation Enterprise Network, FCW reported Friday. Mark Rockwell writes that NGEN will work under a government-owned, contractor operated model Bill Toti, vice president of HP’s Navy and Marine Corps accounts and Capt. Michael Abreu, the...

Jim Anderson Named BAE Applied Intell Division Americas Region President; Martin Sutherland Comments

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Jim Anderson Jim Anderson, formerly director of unified computing global sales at Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO), has joined BAE Systems’ applied intelligence division as president for the Americas region. Anderson will lead the division’s sales, services and operations in the U.S. as BAE intends to better help customers address financial crime and cyberattacks, the company said Wednesday. Martin Sutherland,...

John Solomon: Navy Picks HP Computers for Global Info Grid Access

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Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ) will supply up to $40 million in computers to the U.S. Navy for the branch’s overseas enterprise network. The Navy intends for the HP EliteBook notebook, Elite tablet and Compaq Elite desktop products to help refresh the branch’s OCONUS enterprise network located in domestic and international bases, HP said Thursday. “This agreement allows Navy personnel...

SAP Team Sets World Record for Largest Data Warehouse

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A team of engineers led by SAP have set a new Guinness World Record for the largest data warehouse, four times larger than the previous record. The 12.1 petrabyte data warehouse was built by engineers from SAP, BMMsoft, Red Hat, Hewlett Packard (NYSE: HPQ), NetApp and Intel (NASDAQ: INTC), the company announced Wednesday. Engineers created the data warehouse through the SAP HANA platform and SAP...

Marilyn Crouther: HP to Help Run DoD’s Manpower Data Center for $548M

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Marilyn Crouther HP Enterprise Services (NYSE: HPQ) will help operate the Defense Department‘s global technology infrastructure under a potential five-year, $548 million task order. The company will provide technology and integration services for the Defense Manpower Data Center to update and maintain its hardware and software systems, HP said Wednesday. Marilyn Crouther, senior vice president...

Bethany Mayer Takes HP Network Functions Virtualization SVP, GM Roles

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Bethany Mayer, formerly networking lead at Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ), will serve as  senior vice president and general manager of HP’s network functions virtualization initiative, Silicon Angle reported Monday. John Furrier writes Mayer will report to Martin Fink, executive vice president, chief technology officer and HP Labs director. Mayer will also be responsible for integrating NFV services...

Qualcomm Buys Several Thousand Granted and Pending Patents from HP

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Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) has purchased 1,400 granted patents and pending patent applications in the U.S. from Hewlett-Packard for an undisclosed amount. The purchase also includes 1,000 granted patents and pending patent applications from other countries and covers technologies such as the Palm, IPAQ and Bitfone mobile operating systems, Qualcomm said Thursday. Qualcomm intends for the acquisition...

HP, Salesforce Forge Cloud Alliance; Marc Benioff, Meg Whitman Comment

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Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ) and Saleforce.com (NYSE: CRM) are partneringA mutually beneficial business to business relationship based on trust and commitment and that enhances capabilities of both parties. to develop a dedicated instance in the Salesforce multi-tenant cloud that is built to run on HP’s converged infrastructure. The service will be available for an undisclosed fee to Salesforce.com...

HP Wins $103M to Help DHS Operate ID Mgmt System

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HP Enterprise Services (NYSE: HPQ) has won a potential 10-year, $103 million contract to help the Department of Homeland Security implement an identity management system, FCW reported Monday. Mark Rockwell writes the company will be responsible for the system’s technological infrastructure, which will include 400 enrollment and IDIndefinite Delivery/ Indirect Rate/ Identification issuance workstations...

Vyomesh Joshi Named Harris Board Member

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Vyomesh I. Joshi, a retired Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ) executive vice president, will begin serving on the board of directors at Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) starting Sept. 1. The 59-year-old veteran, who was a Yahoo Inc. board member from 2005 to 2012 and is currently a Wipro Ltd. director, retired last year after serving HP for more than three decades, Harris said Tuesday. According to Harris CEO...

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