Published: 15 May 2018
Analyst(s): Brian Lowans, Ayal Tirosh, Joachim Herschmann, Colin Fletcher, Thomas Murphy, Alan Dayley, Adam Ronthal , Vivek Bhalla, Thomas Klinect, Matthew Cheung, Toby Bussa
The merger of Micro Focus and HPE's software division shows how the merging of technology assets can be easier than the blending of corporate cultures. I&O leaders must include the Micro Focus business model as a key factor when determining long-term plans for Micro Focus product offerings.
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