Fiorina Touts Adaptive Enterprise Strategy
Hewlett-Packard's strategy has shown its mettle over the past 12 months, said Chairman and CEO Carly Fiorina.SAN JOSE, Calif.—Hewlett-Packard Co.s Adaptive Enterprise strategy, unveiled Tuesday, has shown its mettle over the past 12 months, according to Chairman and CEO Carly Fiorina. The Palo Alto, Calif., company has used the principles involved in the initiative—from assessing a business needs to developing a flexible and responsive IT infrastructure to meet those needs—during the first year of its absorption of Compaq Computer Corp., Fiorina told more than 100 analysts, reporters and HP employees and partners here.
"Today is the first anniversary of this HP," she said. "One year ago today we launched this company, and the reason we can speak with such confidence about [the Adaptive Enterpise initiative] is because we used them all. We have achieved what we have achieved in the last 12 months because [of this strategy].