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Mobility moves the ground under Silicon Valley tech vendors

A major mobile revolution could be underway in Silicon Valley that would shift the balance of power among technology vendors and even see the split of some businesses.

Hewlett-Packard may be splitting in two; Sprint announces layoffs coming, but not the numbers; more

The top news stories for Oct. 6, 2014.

Intel Xeon E7 could herald the end of Itanium

Intel this week took the wraps off the Xeon E7 V2 processor, which features 15-cores designed to handle the kind of workload associated with big data.

IBM, Hewlett-Packard, EMC among leading security and vulnerability management vendors, says TechNavio

IBM, Hewlett-Packard, EMC, Symantec and McAfee are leading vendors in the global security and vulnerability management market, according to TechNavio.

Spotlight: HP business laptops go on diet

Hewlett-Packard is slimming down its EliteBook and ProBook business laptops to keep up with the faster pace of today's mobile enterprises.

AMD announces first ARM server chip, slated to arrive in 2014

Advanced Micro Devices on Tuesday announced its new "Seattle" processor, which is a new server-based chip based on the ARM architecture.

LG acquires HP's webOS to power smart TVs

LG Electronics is acquiring the webOS mobile operating system from Hewlett-Packard, stating it will resurrect the platform to power smart TVs, not smartphones. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

BSM helps firm reduce finger-pointing, cut costs

Mentor Graphics, an electronic design automation firm with more than 70 offices around the world, set out five years ago to manage its IT resources more effectively. By deploying business services management software, the company gained a clearer picture into its IT operations and the ability to instantly see which applications aren't performing up to speed.

HP ships 14-inch Chromebook

Amidst persistent rumors over the last month, Hewlett-Packard on Monday officially joined the ranks of computer makers such as Samsung, Acer and Lenovo in offering Chromebook laptops.

Gartner: AWS, HP have worst cloud SLAs

The award for the "worst SLA" of any major cloud provider goes to Amazon Web Services, according to Gartner analyst Lydia Leong, but HP's public cloud SLA is not necessarily better.