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HP to 'spinoff PC biz'

Nick Kew
Mushroom

MeToo convergence?

So a couple of years ago IBM uniquely offers enterprise customers a reasonably comprehensive service from hardware to software to services and consultancy. Then Oracle buys Sun, and there are two.

Now, two plus MeToo?

I guess with EDS on board they can take poll position in Hot Air.

UK Serious Fraud Office queues up to probe HP's Autonomy allegations

Nick Kew
Meh

Re: Once again...

2012/11 smells of hindsight. An earlier reference might have more credibility.

HP has a track record of inexplicable acquisitions. At least Autonomy did something interesting, rather than being pure Hot Air and fleece-the-taxpayer like EDS.

Choice comments at http://forums.theregister.co.uk/forum/1/2011/08/18/hp_spinoff_of_pc_business/

(I googled "two plus metoo", being my phrase for HP trying to ape IBM and Oracle).

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