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EXPLAINED: Here's How Autonomy Allegedly Cooked The Books, According To HP (HPQ)

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HP execs are claiming they were misled by Autonomy when former CEO Léo Apotheker made the second-largest acquisition in the company's history last year. That alleged deception accounted for most of an $8.8 billion writedown the company's taking. But what exactly are they accusing the former management team at Autonomy...
EXPLAINED: Here's How Autonomy Allegedly Cooked The Books, According To HP (HPQ)

Yahoo's Shareholder Meeting, Inbox Therapy and More: ATD's Week in Video

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Another week in tech has come and gone, and AllThingsD staffers made the rounds on the media circuit to weigh in on everything that went down. First up was Arik Hesseldahl, who commented on Yahoo’s latest in a CNBC video hit, including Marissa Mayer’s performance at the company shareholder meeting...
Yahoo's Shareholder Meeting, Inbox Therapy and More: ATD's Week in Video

Layoffs, Hiring To Come At HP's Autonomy Unit (HPQ)

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When HP warned investors that it could sell some of its business units, the gossips immediately turned their eyes to Autonomy. But new evidence shows that HP is reorganizing Autonomy, not trying to sell it. The new head of Autonomy, Robert Youngjohns, promised to hire some 50 engineers for the...
Layoffs, Hiring To Come At HP's Autonomy Unit (HPQ)

HP's Stock Is Getting Smashed After An Analyst Points Out Its PC Business Could Be In Trouble (HPQ, DELL)

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Hewlett Packard shares dropped to below $20 today, a new five-year low for the beleaguered company. Jefferies & Co.’s Peter Misek helped this slide along. He  lowering estimates for HP, and Dell. He predicts soft PC demand, unspectacular sales of new Windows 8 PCs and a punch in the gut...
HP's Stock Is Getting Smashed After An Analyst Points Out Its PC Business Could Be In Trouble (HPQ, DELL)

SAP CEO: We Could Have 'The Fastest Growing Software Product In The History Of The World' (SAP)

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Enterprise software company SAP has a big hit on its hands with its in-memory database software, HANA. Co-CEO, Bill McDermott, tells AllThingsD's Arik Hesseldahl: "We have 1,000 customers on it now, so it's growing really fast. The last update we gave, we indicated that we think it could be a...
SAP CEO: We Could Have 'The Fastest Growing Software Product In The History Of The World' (SAP)

Sounding Off on Facebook Home, Privacy and Why Travel Books Are Going Extinct

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It was a busy week in tech news, which also meant a busy week in the media for the staff here at AllThingsD. The big tech story of the week was clearly Facebook Home, and Arik Hesseldahl was on Fox Business News, talking about the privacy implications of Facebook’s move:...
Sounding Off on Facebook Home, Privacy and Why Travel Books Are Going Extinct

Meg Whitman Isn't Worried About All That Server Market Share Dell Says It's Taking Away From HP (HPQ, DELL)

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Michael Dell has been taunting HP lately by claiming his company is gaining server market share at HP's expense. Looks like he's right: In HP's second quarter, sales of industry standard servers--ones with x86 Intel and AMD processors--fell 12% compared to last year's Q2. But in HP's Q2 earnings...
Meg Whitman Isn't Worried About All That Server Market Share Dell Says It's Taking Away From HP (HPQ, DELL)

HP's Stock Made A Suspicious Jump Right Before Earnings Came Out (HPQ)

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About an hour before HP released its better-than-expected earnings, the stock started to climb, setting off a lot of grumblings on Twitter. As CNBC reported: Hewlett-Packard jumped more than 2 percent on heavy volume in the final hour of trading ahead of its earnings report. Traders cited short covering in...
HP's Stock Made A Suspicious Jump Right Before Earnings Came Out (HPQ)

Hadoop-based startup Cloudera nabs a massive $65M funding round

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Cloudera has pulled in $65 million in its fifth round of venture capital funding, bringing the company’s total funds to $140 million. The Silicon Valley company was among the first to commercialize Hadoop, the open source computing framework that makes it easier for large corporations to manage large volumes...
Hadoop-based startup Cloudera nabs a massive $65M funding round

HP Execs Are Finding Some Dark Humor In All The Rumors About Autonomy Layoffs (HPQ)

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Autonomy has seen its fair share of turmoil since HP acquired it in 2011, as several senior executives have left and rumors have swirled that HP is looking to sell the troubled unit or gut its staff with layoffs.  But amid all this uncertainty, HP's remaining London-based Autonomy executives appear...
HP Execs Are Finding Some Dark Humor In All The Rumors About Autonomy Layoffs (HPQ)

Google's Enterprise Chief: We're Going To Grab 90% Of Office Users Away From Microsoft (GOOG, MSFT)

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There's a big, fat growth market staring Google in the face and it looks like the search-engine giant is finally ready to grab it: enterprise software. "Our goal is to get to the 90 percent of users who don't need to have the most advanced features of Office," Amit Singh,...
Google's Enterprise Chief: We're Going To Grab 90% Of Office Users Away From Microsoft (GOOG, MSFT)

Another 'Sexy' Enterprise Exit: EMC Buys Web Security Firm Silver Tail Systems

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Some would say the Enterprise has always been sexy (see what I did there?)The tech press doesn’t always give enterprise software startups as much attention as companies on the consumer-focused side. That is slowly changing now, though — the words “enterprise” and “sexy” have shown up together in a growing...
Another 'Sexy' Enterprise Exit: EMC Buys Web Security Firm Silver Tail Systems

Marketo's Makes A Mint As It's IPO Shares Soared Over 77% (MKTO)

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Marketo had a good, good day. Its stock launched on Nasdaq, rising nearly 78% from the opening price of $13 to over $23. Bruce Cleveland and Doug Pepper from venture capital firm InterWest Partners did particularly well. InterWest  had a 33.3 percent stake that was worth $302 million pre-sale and now...
Marketo's Makes A Mint As It's IPO Shares Soared Over 77% (MKTO)

With A Fresh $125 Million Financing, Box Officially Becomes A Billion-Dollar Company

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In 2005, Aaron Levie entered a college business plan competition. One year later, he launched an enterprise file sharing and storing company called Box. Today, Box has raised a big $125 million growth round according to AllThingsD's Arik Hesseldahl.The company is now worth $1.2 billion. Not bad for a 27-year-old...
With A Fresh $125 Million Financing, Box Officially Becomes A Billion-Dollar Company
Analyst Questions Sales Numbers For SAP's 'Fastest-Growing' Product (SAP)

Get Ready For The Next Big IPO After Facebook

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Workday, which provides software for human resources and financial planning, has selected bankers for an IPO filing in July, with the offering tentatively scheduled for October or December. Arik Hesseldahl at AllThingsD reports that Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, Allen & Co, and JP Morgan will underwrite the offering. Workday will...
Get Ready For The Next Big IPO After Facebook
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