HP is holding a showcase technology event this week in Las Vegas, Discover 2011, that combines several previous customer events. It promises to bring together the people, technology, and ideas to solve the difficult enterprise challenges.
The keynote speech just completed with HP CEO Leo Apotheker touting the cloud as the most disruptive force since the advent of the personal computer and HP agile enough to capitalize on these changes. With handheld devices like the WebOS-loaded HP TouchPad tablet, coming this Summer…
…to the HP POD 240a, “HP EcoPOD”.
This contained data center is powerful, quickly deployed, and energy efficient. The video explains the Pods’ usefulness and advantages very well. You can find the POD’s data sheet, specs, and videos on the HP POD 240a page.
Clearly, HP’s business model is embracing the challenges and new industries before us by betting big on converged infrastructures.
Between HP and Apple, certainly a slow news day today. Here’s to exciting news coming out of these conferences the rest of the week.