HP on Wednesday announced financial results for its first fiscal quarter
ended Jan. 31, 2010, with net revenue of $31.2 billion, up 8% from a year
earlier and up 5% when adjusted for the effects of currency.
In the first quarter, GAAP diluted earnings per share (EPS) was $0.96, up
from $0.75 in the prior-year period. Non-GAAP EPS was $1.10, up from $0.93 in
the prior-year period. Non-GAAP financial information excludes after-tax
costs of approximately $0.14 per share and $0.18 per share in the first
quarter of fiscal 2010 and 2009, respectively, related primarily to the
amortization of purchased intangibles, restructuring charges and
“HP is well-positioned to outperform the market,” said Mark Hurd, HP
chairman and chief executive officer. “The strength of our portfolio,
leaner cost structure and accelerating market momentum give us the c... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced today that the 8th International Cloud Expo will
take place June 6-9, 2011, in New York City.
The International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo series is the world's
leading Cloud-focused event and is held three times a year, in New York,
Silicon Valley and in Europe. Over 600 corporate sponsors and 10,000 industry
professionals have participated in Cloud Computing Expo since its inception,
more than all other Cloud-related events put together.
Cloud Computing Expo 2011 East
Call for Papers Deadline November 30, 2010 - SUBMIT YOUR SPEAKING PROPOSAL
Graphical user interface (GUI) testing is a potentially problematic area
because constructing effective test cases is more difficult than the
corresponding application logic. The roadblocks to effective functional GUI
Traditional test coverage criteria like "80% coverage of the lines of code"
may not be sufficient to trap all the user interaction scenarios. End users
often use a different user task interaction model than the one conceived by
the development team.
Functional GUI testing needs to deal with GUI events as well as the effects
of the underlying applicati... (more)
Now held three times a year, in New York, Prague, and Silicon Valley, the
organizing principle of each International Virtualization Conference & Expo
remains the same: our aim is to ensure, through an intense and carefully
chosen program of technical and strategic breakout sessions, that attending
delegates leave each Conference with abundant resources, ideas and examples
they can apply immediately to leveraging Virtualization, helping them to
maximize performance, minimize cost and improve the efficiency and
flexibility of their Enterprise IT endeavors.
The Call for Papers for ... (more)
In the wake of Mark Hurd’s unceremonious exit from HP Friday August 7th,
one-time Blanc and Otis flak Caprice McIllvaine, the top aide who reportedly
introduced Hurd to the woman who eventually brought him down, quit the
McIllvaine was head of HP internal communications and also described on
LinkedIn as “CEO program manager,” otherwise recognized as Hurd’s chief
of staff. It was she who had the company geisha steering key C-level execs to
Hurd at company summits around the world.
The 1980 Playboy model herself, Jodie Fisher, who hasn’t worked at HP since
last ye... (more)
With Cloud Expo Silicon Valley (9th Cloud Expo) starting today Monday
November 7 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, CA, let's introduce you in
greater detail to the distinguished individuals in our incredible Speaker
Faculty for the technical program at the conference...
We have technical and strategy sessions for you every day from Nov 7 through
Nov 10 dealing with every nook and cranny of Cloud Computing, but what of
those who are presenting? Who are they, where do they work, what else have
they written and/or said about the Cloud that is transforming the world of