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Vendor Rating: Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Published: 16 February 2017

ID: G00319537

Analyst(s): Neil MacDonald , Dennis Smith , Colin Fletcher , Cathy Tornbohm , Dane Anderson , Rob Addy , Thomas Bittman , George J. Weiss , Mark Fabbi , Shane Harris, Andrew Butler, Twiggy Lo , Tim Zimmerman , Kelly Kavanagh , Andrew Neff , Sid Nag , Susan Tan , Christine Tenneson , Roger W. Cox , Helen Huntley , Allie Young, David Ackerman , Thomas Murphy


HPE will close two massive spinoffs/mergers in 2017, divesting businesses that drive nearly 45% of its revenue. After the spinoffs/mergers, IT leaders will see HPE much more focused on hybrid IT, software-defined infrastructure, edge computing and supporting services.

Table Of Contents

Overall Rating

  • Overall Rating: Variable

Detailed Rating

  • Product/Service: Variable
  • Support/Account Management: Positive
  • Pricing Structure: Positive
  • Technology/Methodology: Positive
  • Strategy: Variable
  • Corporate Viability: Variable
    • Financial: Variable

Additional Analyst Insights

  • Products/Services That Will Remain With HPE
    • x86 Servers
    • Integrated Systems
    • Cloud Software (Infrastructure)
    • Storage
    • Data Center Networking
    • Campus Networking and IoT
    • Technology Services Consulting
  • Services That Are Spinning Off and Merging With CSC
    • Workload and Cloud Solutions
    • Infrastructure Outsourcing
    • Managed Security Services
    • Analytics and Data Management Services
    • Applications Services
    • Mobility and Workplace Solutions
    • Business Process Outsourcing
    • Industry Services
  • Products That Are Spinning Off and Merging With Micro Focus
    • Infrastructure Management Software
    • Cloud Software
    • Application Life Cycle Management
    • Information Management and Governance
    • Data Analytics
    • Information Security

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