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Reflecting on 2013 and looking ahead to 2014 with HP Software

20131102_HP-LA_SKR_8774.jpgI can’t believe that 2013 is almost over! This has been a big year for me personally and for HP Software as well. This year meant tackling a new challenge by accepting a new position for me and for HP Software it has meant new products and updates to old favorites.


Join me as I reflect on the year that has passed and look forward to what we have planned for 2014.

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HP Software recap from HP Discover 2013 in Barcelona

With over 10,000 attendees, 75+ sponsors, 500+ sessions, 85 media organizations, 35 industry and financial analysts, there was plenty to see and do last week at HP Discover 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.  Here are highlights from HP Software at the event. 

HP Discover 2013 - Facebook, Vertica and Big Data

Check out video from HP Discover Barcelona.

George Kadifa, Executive Vice President, HP Software, HP and Tim Campos, CIO Facebook are talking about how HP Vertica helps Facebook to profit from Big Data.

Webinar Alert : Best Methods to Tackle Webcast Syndication

Join the upcoming HP partner webinar on 15th of January 2014 (16:00 BST / 17:00 CET)  where we address some of the challenges that can arise when using webcast syndication.

Tags: Webinar

Live from HP Discover – my three highlights so far

With HP Discover, Barcelona, in full swing until close of play today I wanted to let you know about three great things that I’ve learned so far and also explain why 2014 looks like being all about value...

HP Autonomy: Why should SMB embrace Big Data?

Big Data is made of structured and unstructured information, 10% structured information is the data bases, but Unstructured information is 90% of BigData and is ‘human information’ like emails, videos, tweets, facebook posts, call-center conversations, closed circuit TV footage, mobile phone calls, website clicks, you named.


And Bid Data is only getting bigger, 90% of the data in the world today was created within the last two years- 2.2 million Tb of new data is created every day - and probably all this figures are already outdated as we speak.


So, the Challenge is to drive “meaning” from the 100% of BigData and that challenge is relevant to all type and size of companies – let me give you a couple of  examples:

HP Discover 2013 - Backstage with HP Software

Watch behind the scenes videos and see what's going on the backstage of HP Discover in Barcelona.

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17 Sessions Live from HP Discover Barcelona!

Are you missing all the action in Barcelona, Spain this week?  Did you know that the general sessions and Innovation DiscoverBarcelonaPicture1.jpgTheater sessions will all be steamed live?  No?  Well this post if for you.  I have included the schedule and player so you can have a front row seat.

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Learn how to revolutionize the user experience with Big Data analytics at HP Discover

press your luck..pngNo whammy, no whammy…STOP!  Big data is changing the way businesses gather insights and derive information. Online gaming deals with an enormous amount of information and struggles to analyze what they need.


Instead of playing “Press your Luck” it is important for businesses to properly gather and process this data to capture the information they need. Keep reading to find out how you can learn from GSN (formerly Game Show Network) and capture the “Big Bucks” in Big Data.


Guest Post by John Knightly, Vice President of Market Development at HP

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Look out Barcelona...here comes Education!

HP Discover, Barcelona, December 10-12, Barcelona is soon upon us. We thought it’d be fun to introduce you to some of the Education team you might meet at the event. As well as talking about ‘must-see’ education sessions and what we’ll be doing at the show, the team also suggests where to hang out in this fabulous city...

And the Oscar goes to....

Find out which partner companies recieved recognition during the internal HPSW EMEA Summit event in Malta.

Tags: Enablement| sales

The road to Barcelona—on my way to HP Discover

I am headed to Barcelona Spain to attend HP Discover. I can hardly wait to get there and for the event to start. Here is my list of the places I want to go and the experiences I am most excited about.casamuseugaudi.jpg


Keep reading to find out where you can find some of the most exciting HP Software activities and where I plan to be.


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