HPE supercomputer returns to earth
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 07 June 2019 10:17

HPE supercomputer returns to earth


Calls itself V'Ger wants to merge with its creator

HPE's Spaceborne Computer has returned to Earth after 615 days onboard the International Space Station as the first commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) supercomputer system on the ISS.

HPE servers stuck in space
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 28 February 2019 11:23

HPE servers stuck in space


Above the cloud

Two Hewlett Packard Enterprise servers on the International Space Station have still not come back to Earth, three months after their intended return.

Chinese hackers used HPE and IBM networks in attack
Published in Network


Targeted their customers

Hackers working for China's Ministry of State Security breached the networks of Hewlett Packard Enterprise and IBM, then used the access to hack into their clients' computers.

HPE beats estimates
Published in Network
Wednesday, 05 December 2018 11:51

HPE beats estimates


Thanks to storage and data centre gear

The former maker of expensive printer ink, HPE beat analysts’ estimates for quarterly profit and revenue, thanks mostly to greater demand for its storage and data centre networking gear.

HPE to build the world's largest ARM-based supercomputer
Published in PC Hardware


Ad astra per aspera

HPE is building what it is calling the world's largest ARM-based supercomputer.

Meg Whitman quits HPE
Published in News
Wednesday, 22 November 2017 12:43

Meg Whitman quits HPE


Oh yes, she’s the great divider

HPE supreme Dalek Meg Whitman has announced that her six year reign is over and she will be stepping down as chief executive of Hewlett Packard Enterprise.

HPE plans new cloud product
Published in News
Thursday, 16 November 2017 12:31

HPE plans new cloud product


OneSphere  links clouds

HPE is planning to announce a new product called OneSphere that could help companies track when employees use public clouds like Amazon Web Services.

HPE let Russians look at Pentagon’s code
Published in News
Tuesday, 03 October 2017 11:29

HPE let Russians look at Pentagon’s code


What could be wrong with that?

HPE could be in trouble after Hewlett Packard Enterprise allowed a Russian defence agency to review the inner workings of cyber defence software used by the Pentagon to guard its computer networks.

HPE surprises with results
Published in News
Wednesday, 06 September 2017 10:05

HPE surprises with results


Networking means outfit does better than expected


Hewlett Packard Enterprise reported a surprise rise in quarterly revenue, largely helped by higher sales of its networking equipment.

HPE spins off software disaster
Published in News
Friday, 01 September 2017 12:17

HPE spins off software disaster


Autonomy disaster behind it

HPE has completed the spin-off of much of its software business early, closing the door on the disastrous 2011 acquisition of British firm Autonomy and narrowing the company’s focus to data center hardware and software.