Meg Whitman at last splits Hewlett from Packard

October 6, 2014

The venerable tech conglomerate will cleave in two: a computer and printer business and a corporate hardware and services arm. Investors had baked in a breakup for ages, so there was only so much longer CEO Whitman could dawdle before losing control of HP’s narrative.

Meg Whitman is unjustifiable choice for HP

September 23, 2011

Hewlett-Packard's board just can't get out of its own way.

HP’s Autonomess should devour Marc Andreessen, too

November 20, 2012

The Silicon Valley visionary behind Netscape goaded Leo Apotheker, the CEO he recruited to HP, to bet big on Autonomy as part of his “software eating the world” thesis. Andreessen was also integral to the value-destructive Palm deal. HP’s board would be better off without him.