|26 Feb 2009
United Airlines Tests RFID to Speed Baggage and Passenger Check-In
United Airlines—together with Star Alliance (21 WW airlines) and the U.S. Transportation Security Agency (TSA)—has begun testing an RFID system to speed baggage and passenger check-in for frequent flyers at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport. Systems integration was provided by Hewlett Packard (HP), with Cisco and Intel also contributing to the project.
|06 Aug 2008
Cisco Collaborates with HP in Global Delivery of Unified Communications
Cisco today announced the expansion of its relationship with HP to enhance the delivery of Cisco® Unified Communications (UC) to customers around the world. The expanded relationship includes investments by both companies for training and building global marketing and sales programs.
22 Apr 2008
Sonaecom Delivers Broadband Innovation Over Cisco IP Next- Generation Network: Press Release
Sonaecom Aggregation Network based on Cisco Carrier Ethernet Technology Creates Agile, Scalable Platform for Fixed, Mobile, Business and Residential Services.
22 Apr 2008.
Sonaecom Plans FTTH. News Article, Light Reading Europe
Sonaecom will invest 240 million euros in developing a Next Generation Network that will allow coverage of over 1 million homes and approximately 25% of the Portuguese population.
21 Apr 2008
HP recognized for outstanding services achievement globally at Cisco Partner Summit 2008
Among the many awards received, HP was singled out as Cisco’s finest services partner globally and recognized as the fastest growing Gold Partner. Read all the HP awards from Cisco Partner Summit 2008.
09 Apr 2008
Cisco Announces Global and Top Theater Channel Partner Award Winners
11 Channel Partners Honored for Excellence Worldwide, Six Partners for Being Top Theater Performers. The 17 global honorees were selected from more than 3,000 Cisco channel partners worldwide for their outstanding performance in 2007. Eleven were recognized for global excellence, and six for excellence in a given geographic region. HP was awarded Services Partner of the Year.
07 Apr 2008
HP Introduces Security Products to Maximize Data Protection and Minimize Risk for Business: Press Release
HP strengthened its security portfolio, HP Secure Advantage, with the introduction of several products that increase data protection and compliance in storage environments. New to the portfolio are a secure fabric switch; an encryption kit for tape autoloaders and libraries; integration of compliance and key management appliances; and, an online security assessment tool.
07 Apr 2008
04 Apr 2008
HP Introduces Security Products to Maximize Data Protection and Minimize Risk for Businesses (BusinessWire Article)
HP today strengthened its security portfolio, HP Secure Advantage, with the introduction of several products that increase data protection and compliance in storage environments. New to the portfolio are a secure fabric switch; an encryption kit for tape autoloaders and libraries; integration of compliance and key management appliances; and, an online security assessment tool.
HP Overhauls Storage Security (Byte and Switch Article)
HP will overhaul its storage security offerings next week with a souped-up fabric switch, enhanced key management, and an encryption kit for tape libraries and autoloaders. First up is the C-Series MDS 9222i Storage Media Encryption (SME) switch. “That allows you to encrypt data through any port on the switch,” says Adam Thew, HP’s director of products for nearline products. “It’s basically targeted at legacy tape. This is really for places where they have older environments than LTO 4, where they want to encrypt the data going to virtual tape." He explains that, whereas LTO 4 has native encryption, earlier versions of the technology do not.
17 Mar 2008
Quote Sheet: Data Center Transformation
See how hardware and software partners are working with HP Services to introduce services that create new data centers and improve existing ones in addition to a unique approach to data center outsourcing.
17 Mar 2008
New HP Offerings Speed Data Center Transformation: Press Release
HP today announced a set of products and services designed to help customers transform their data centers from a standalone collection of physical assets into a virtual and adaptive infrastructure designed to rapidly meet changing business needs.
|05 Nov 2007
Cisco Extends Mobile Business Solution Portfolio
HP and Intermec Join Nokia in Certifying Dual-Mode Handsets for Greater Reliability, Interoperability With Cisco Unified Wireless Networks and Collaborative Applications.
|07 Jun 2007
SAP Unveils Co-Innovation Lab in Silicon Valley
SAP announced the opening of the SAP Co-Innovation Lads in Palo Alto, Calif. with the support of founding sponsors HP and Cisco. The lab will offer a hands-on environment for SAP, independent software vendors (ISVs), system integrators (SIs) and technology partners to work together with customers around current and future technologies, and to showcase how customers can increase competitive advantage and improve efficiencies by transforming their business networks with enterprise service-oriented architecture (enterprise SOA).
29 May 2007
Computing: Cisco and HP Launch HPC Assault
HP and Cisco Systems have announced a partnership to target the high-performance computing (HPC) market. HP will offer Cisco's double data rate (DDR) InfiniBand-based Server Fabric Switches as part of its Unified Cluster portfolio. A second agreement will see HP's BladeSystem c-Class servers supported by Cisco's InfiniBand host driver software. The companies hope that the deals will accelerate business growth for HPC environments by providing high bandwidth, low latency, fabric stability and scalability.
24 May 2007
HP Expands High-performance Computing Offering with InfiniBand Solutions from Cisco
HP today announced two agreements with Cisco that target the fast-growing market of high-performance computing with HP hardware and Cisco’s InfiniBand solutions.
22 May 2007
24 Apr 2007
Cisco Supports HP's Business Technology Strategy
Paul McNab, Cisco Vice President of Enterprise Solutions, speaks of the synergy between HP and Cisco strategies in support of HP's Business Technology announcement. Quote Sheet
25 Apr 2007
HP Receives Numerous Cisco Partner of the Year Awards
Cisco held its annual Partner Summit Conference April 3-6 in Las Vegas, Nevada. HP received 11 awards that recognize the commitment and talent HP has invested globally in the Cisco partnership.
05 Apr 2007
Cisco Canada Announces 2006 Channel Partner Award Winners
Cisco® Canada announced the winners of its 2006 Channel Partner Awards, presented annually to recognize its channel partners' exceptional performance in the delivery of Cisco-based services and solutions to customers. Among the winners is HP Canada, which received the Top Wireless Partner Award for its outstanding performance in the Canada Theatre. Each of the winners was recognized at the Cisco Partner Summit 2007 taking place this week in Las Vegas, Nevada.
05 Feb 2007
InfoWorld: HP StorageWorks announcements includes Cisco MDS 9124e Fabric Switch
If you are sold on the c-Class BladeSystem from HP perhaps the most interesting piece of news today will be the availability of the Cisco MDS 9124e Fabric Switch on that platform.
05 Feb 2007
eWeek: HP Bolsters Storage Virtualization, Security Offerings
HP introduced several new hardware and software products Feb. 5 intended to augment virtualization capabilities and improve security in its overall storage lineup. Announced at the HP Asia Pacific StorageWorks Conference in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, the offerings include enhancements to the HP StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array, the first embedded switch from Cisco for HP BladeSystem, a new NAS (network-attached storage) gateway and advanced encryption for HP Data Protector Software.
05 Feb 2007
Storage Environments Easier to Manage with New HP Consolidation and Virtualization Offerings
HP announced new storage offerings to help enterprise customers consolidate, virtualize and secure their storage environments. Introduced at the HP Asia Pacific StorageWorks Conference, the offerings include enhancements to the HP StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array, the first embedded switch from Cisco for HP BladeSystem, a new network-attached storage (NAS) gateway and advanced encryption for HP Data Protector Software. Each product helps address the increased need for unifying and managing direct-attach, NAS and storage-area network (SAN) resources that accompany the significant growth in corporate data servers.
|16 Jan 2007
HP Appoints Two New Leaders to HP Services Executive Team
HP continues to expand on its commitment to excellence for customers and partners by hiring and promoting top talent from the Services industry into their leadership ranks. With the appointment of Onagh Ash as senior vice president of HP Services’ Consulting and Integration unit, and Bob Pryor as senior vice president of Global Business Development, Cisco will continue its mission to magnify the value of the HP Cisco partnership by aligning with these key executives to ensure continued joint growth and collaboration as we address the needs of this thriving marketplace globally.