Stories by Jaikumar Vijayan and Craig Stedman

Innovation goes back to top of IT's agenda

When CIO H. James Dallas attended his first NASCAR race about 10 years ago, he learned some fast lessons -- not about driving stock cars around an oval at high speeds, but about fostering innovation within an IT department.

HP blames weak results on economy

Citing the softening economy, a continued slowdown in its corporate IT business and internal sales and marketing issues, Hewlett-Packard on Wednesday reported a 60 percent decline in pro-forma operating profits for its fiscal second quarter and warned that sales may be lower than expected in the current three-month period.

Hitachi Regains Iron Peak

Hitachi Data Systems' new Skyline Trinium Nine mainframes, unveiled last week, once again redefine the big in big iron.