Andrea Orr

David Murphy: HP’s Web Print Guru

Last September, Hewlett-Packard named David Murphy to head a new Web Services and Software unit within the company's Imaging and Printing Group. Murphy, who previously served as chief financial...

HP Goes Outside the Box to Save Print Dominance

Four times a year, Gartner and a host of other technology research firms issue updated surveys on the printing business-looking at total units shipped and breaking out market-share.Because of...

HP Exstream Takes Printing Business in New Direction

Early in 2008, just days before IBM agreed to shutter its printing business to focus more on enterprise software, Hewlett-Packard made what might have appeared to be a bold...

NASA Launches SGI Supercomputer

For the national aeronautics and space administration, efforts to obtain sufficient computing power have long been a moving target. NASA is, of course, best known as the government agency...

Piggly Wiggly Finds the Right Touch

Charleston, S.C., is a refined Southern city where people go about their business in an unhurried fashion, more focused on civility than speed.The Piggy Wiggly Carolina Co. chain of...

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The Role of Data Governance in Effective Data Management

I spoke with four industry experts about the growing challenges in data governance, spotlighting which issues need to be resolved for better data management. The...

Edge Data Fabric: What It Is, Why It Matters

To generate richer and more timely insights, enterprises are using increasing amounts of data. Expect that trend to continue. An IDC model projects that...