Celera Throws Compaq Servers In Trash

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When scientists at Celera Genomics and the government-funded Human Genome Project created their maps of all human genes, one indisputable winner was Compaq Computer. Both groups used Compaq supercomputers. Today, Celera announced that it would...

AMD, Compaq and a 512K cache

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We hung round waiting for the appropriate authorities at AMD to get back to us about the Compaq notebook with apparently 512K cache that AMD Zone wrote about yesterday. But the authorities are...

HP, Compaq Claim Merger Victory

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Both Hewlett-Packard and Compaq have claimed victory in votes which took place this week that were to decide the outcome of a proposed marriage of the companies. Compaq CEO Michael Capellas said Wednesday shareholders overwhelmingly...

Compaq pumps up AlphaServer 4-way benchmarks

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Unix server vendors just love benchmarks, which means, we guess that their corporate clients think they're pretty important to. Compaq is no exception, even as its own Alpha CPU platform begins the...

Fake Compaq boards seized in New Hampshire raid

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Thanks Darren Bolton for this sending this in. Counterfeit Compaq Computer Corp. parts were seized in New Hampshire after the company was contacted by a customer who received suspect memory boards from an...

War Within HP Deal With Compaq Gets Nastier

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Thanks Sleeper for sending this in! For three months, the fight between Carly Fiorina and Walter Hewlett remained cordial and cool. Fiorina, the Hewlett-Packard Co. chief executive, and board member Hewlett, the...

Compaq CEO Sees Merger on Track with Regulators

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Compaq Computer Corp. Chief Executive Michael Capellas said on Wednesday his company and Hewlett-Packard Co. were determined to hold shareholder votes in March on their $22.3 billion merger, and said regulatory approval was on track...

HP: 65 Percent of Employees Support Compaq Merger

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Internal polls show a majority of Hewlett-Packard Co.HWP.N employees support plans to buy Compaq Computer Corp.CPQ.N, the company said on Friday, although a leading critic of the merger said an independent survey was needed. ...

Compaq turns the corner

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Compaq easily topped Wall Street's fourth-quarter 2001 earnings expectations, taking $US92 million ($178 million) for the period. The Houston-based computer maker, which informed investors last week it likely would make money, turned...

Houston Hannah leaks Compaq server roadmap

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Because the hurricane was nearing, Compaq's Houston Hannah, a disillusioned member of the ISSG group at the outfit, had to dash off to display her ID at the usual below-the-belt regulation spot, but not before...

Compaq lands big-budget deals

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Compaq Computer has snared two mammoth three-year contracts, one with defense contractor Raytheon for $200 million to $250 million and one with Swedish cell phone maker Ericsson for $150 million. Compaq beat...

Compaq, RealNetworks ink subscription deal

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Compaq Computer is teaming with RealNetworks to promote the media company's new online subscription service, dubbed RealOne. Under a deal expected to be announced Wednesday, RealNetworks plans to become the default media...

American Express signed a deal with Compaq

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American Express Co. has signed a deal with Compaq Computer Corp. to buy 25,000 thin-client machines to replace existing desktop and laptop computers throughout the company. In an announcement today, the New York-based...

Itanium bug halts Compaq shipments

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CORPORATE USERS wanting to buy Itanium machines are being told that the processors are going through rigorous testing but the INQUIRER can now confirm there is a serious bug with 733MHz and 800MHz versions of...

HP and Compaq agree $25bn merger

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The computer giants Hewlett-Packard and Compaq are planning a $25bn (£17.2bn) merger. The deal would create a company of a size to rival industry giant IBM, which is currently worth $90bn. Even...

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