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Next step in HP's Helion transformation: Buy Stackato

HP this week said it plans to buy Stackato, ActiveState's Cloud Foundry-based, private platform-as-a-service business, in a move that appears to be part of a larger effort at HP to step up its cloud ambitions.

All smartwatches tested by HP are vulnerable to cyberattack

As more people buy smartwatches and bring them into the enterprise, these same devices could pose significant security risks. HP's Fortify security unit tested 10 different smartwatches and found that all of them were vulnerable to cyberattacks.

How Sprint Nextel initiated a DevOps change for the better

When Sprint wanted to automate its server provisioning in the cloud, the difficult part wasn't in using the automation technologies themselves. Instead, according to a blog post by Chris Saunderson, program manager and lead architect for IT automation at Sprint Nextel, the hard part was changing people and matching them to new processes.

HP's head of enterprise Bill Veghte to step down this summer

In four months Hewlett Packard will complete its much-publicized split, but not everyone is sticking around to see the event. Today the company announced that head of enterprise Bill Veghte will leave the company later this summer to pursue other opportunities.

Cloud Foundry snags Stormy Peters to head up developer relations

Cloud Foundry Foundation has brought on another big name to help guide the fledgling organization's path and build a strong community of partners and developers. Fresh from Mozilla, Stormy Peters has joined the company to head up its developer relations efforts – a role similar to the one she held at her previous employer.

Docker, CoreOS, plus everyone else in cloud come together for Open Container Project

The idea of a standard container runtime and image format may not be far off. Docker and CoreOS, as well as practically everyone who's anyone in cloud, have teamed up to form a new Linux Foundation initiative.

HP unveils enterprise tablet running Windows 10

As Microsoft prepares to roll out its Windows 10 operating system for PCs and tablets next month, HP is planning to launch an enterprise tablet running the OS in August.

Here's how the Piston buy fits into Cisco's cloud strategy

Cisco is delving deeper into OpenStack with the planned acquisition of Piston Cloud.

HP unveils continuous testing tool at HP Discover

​Continuous delivery and continuous integration tend to get more attention than what some would call the third leg of the DevOps barstool. Continuous testing is the next step for those on the path to true automation, and it looks like HP is the latest vendor to buy into the need for testing automation.

News Scan: HP earnings report shows slipping revenues, profits; More technologies competing for IT budgets; More

The top news stories for May 22, 2015.