Reply to post: Re: It still doesn't sound like a smoking gun...

Autonomy did count some hardware sales as marketing costs, ex-finance bod tells High Court

James Anderson Silver badge

Re: It still doesn't sound like a smoking gun...

The point is the hardware sales were entered in the books as "costs" i.e. a loss making expense. According to the testimony it was HP's accountants who moved them to "sales" thus inflating revenue.

So effectively HP are suing Autonomy for an interpretation of sales used by their own accountants.

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