HP confirms split into two separate companies




Computer giant HP to split itself into two separate listed companies, so the company has confirmed. One of the two new companies focused on corporate IT infrastructure; the other on computers, laptops and printers.

New HP logo About the division went earlier on Monday rumors, and HP now has the split confirmed . The division of HP computers and printers now make will continue as HP, through life, and will keep the same logo. Moreover, that branch will in future also focus on “emerging markets” as 3D printers, HP promises.

The business arm of HP, which include servers, storage and IT business supplies services, will be renamed Hewlett-Packard Enterprise. That branch will Meg Whitman at the helm, who currently is CEO of HP. Dion Weisler, now CEO at HP, will be taking over the PC and printertak. As a result of the demerger another five thousand people lose their jobs.

HP has little rosy years behind the bow, which the company had to lay off people several times. Currently, a massive reorganization underway, but so they do not appear to provide enough. Outcome This is according to a source from The Wall Street Journal much better with the branch for business it than the PC and printertak HP. As separate companies, the divisions would be able to focus on their market.


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