lead: the PC and printer business from enterprise hardware and services split open, more conducive to the HP corporate sector more large-scale mergers and acquisitions, meanwhile, is conducive to the advantage of HP private department.
Phoenix Technology News Beijing on October 6th news, "Wall Street Journal online edition reported on Sunday that the Hewlett-Packard Co will be the first on Monday announced a plan to split the PC and printer business from enterprise hardware and services apart. After the completion of the split, HP will be a company into two independent companies. Technology blog ZDNet author analyzes five main reasons that HP HP split, split business will enable the company to focus more and more conducive to the corporate sector more large-scale mergers and acquisitions, meanwhile, is conducive to the advantage of HP private department.
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, according to the Wall Street Journal reported that HP is planning to implement the resolution, and will announce the plan as soon as Monday. HP’s move is not surprising, but it is puzzling why now the implementation of the split plan.
2011, HP had to split the PC sector to assess, but then split the program was stranded, partly because the PC sector is part of the HP server supply chain. When he was HP CEO Li Aike (Leo Apotheker) because of the proposed split PC sector program, was a lot of opposition, and eventually led to his resignation. In 2012, the new HP CEO Meg; Whitman (·,), the PC and the printer business was merged with the ·.
in view of the current structure of the Hewlett-Packard Co, the current division of the company does not seem to be very difficult. Overall, the implementation of the split may be a good thing.
market research firm Moor Insights & Strategy · CEO Patrick (Patrick Moorhead); Moorhead think, HP split has many positive significance, is a good choice for HP. The implementation of the split, PC and printer business can focus on their product life cycle, sales cycle and distribution channels, which is different from the enterprise hardware, software and services business. But it is unclear whether HP’s huge supply chain will be affected, because the current HP has a cost advantage in many areas, are benefiting from this.
analysts believe that the main significance of the implementation of the spin off HP, summed up the following aspects:
1, focus. For now, it is difficult to say whether the current state of HP, whether to focus on all the areas that require it to win. In the 3D printing market, HP has lagged behind, in the PC market, HP will hand over to the top spot in the Lenovo group. In contrast, HP’s business is still a number of enterprises to maintain a leading. HP’s Moonshot server as well as big data products in the market to get favor. But this >