A top Hewlett-Packard Co. executive testified she was “furious and appalled” when Oracle Corp. announced in a 2010 press release that it would no longer support Itanium chips used in Hewlett-Packard servers.
Hewlett-Packard Co. Chief Executive Officer Leo Apotheker elevated executives in the software, sales and services divisions, part of a leadership realignment aimed at boosting sales and making managers more accountable.
Hewlett-Packard Co. ’s Mark Hurd resigned as chief executive officer after an investigation found he had a personal relationship with a contractor who received numerous inappropriate payments from the company.
The sudden departure of Hewlett- Packard Co. Chief Executive Officer Mark Hurd leaves the company in search of a successor who can integrate more than $20 billion in acquisitions and maintain sales growth.
Hewlett-Packard Co. , the world’s largest computer maker, forecast earnings and sales for fiscal 2011 that exceeded analysts’ estimates and said it’s considering good internal and external chief executive officer candidates.