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HP announces major upgrade to Voice of Customer analytics platform for contact centers

HP announced HP Explore 5.0, a major upgrade for its Voice of Customer analytics platform for contact centers. Highlights include an expanded analytics toolkit, improved speech analytics and integration with indirect content such as social media.  

HP delivers OpenStack-in-a-box with Helion Rack

HP is expanding its Helion product portfolio again, this time with a new fully-configured OpenStack- and Cloud Foundry-based private cloud. Dubbed HP Helion Rack, the cloud is clearly aimed at the next generation of internal service providers; in other words, dev, test and ops teams.

HP introduces first Eucalyptus product since acquisition

We can stop speculating now. HP has finally released a new Eucalyptus product--the first of its kind since HP acquired the company back in September. And it looks like Eucalyptus is indeed going to continue supporting Amazon Web Services, the public cloud infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) titan that HP has been trying to take market share from.

Unify wired and wireless for decreased expenses

If managing two different networking infrastructures--one wired, one wireless--is causing too many headaches, then maybe it's time to do away with the old way of doing things and unify the two.

Spotlight: WorksPad combines file management, document editing and email client in one mobile app

MobilityLab unveiled this week its WorksPad app, combining enterprise file sharing, document editing, email, calendar and contacts for iOS and Android devices.

Analysts: Aruba acquisition will be the one HP doesn't mess up

After HP announced that it would be acquiring wireless LAN-focused Aruba Networks earlier this week, I showed some skepticism as to how this would affect Aruba's customers and partners. But after speaking with two analysts for some additional insight, it looks like HP might be doing it right this time.

HP aims to boost wireless portfolio with Aruba buy

After rumors started circulating last week, HP has made it official. The company is looking to competitor Aruba Networks in a deal valued at about $3 billion.

Get ready for more cloud, mobile offerings from IBM

IBM plans to spend big--$4 billion this year--on cloud, mobile and data analytics, as it works to shift its business away from its traditional hardware and software roots. That kind of investment should be good news for enterprises, which will presumably get better services from IBM. 

Marten Mickos job change doesn't bode well for AWS integration with HP cloud

It's a question that's been asked before, but it seems it's worth asking again. Just what the heck is going on at HP?

Kubernetes finally gets its OpenStack debut

It has taken a little longer than it should have, but Google's open source Kubernetes project is finally making its way to OpenStack, courtesy of Google and Mirantis.