HP Affirms Higher-End Layoffs Figure

Hewlett-Packard Co. confirmed it has increased by 5,000 the number of layoffs it plans to implement under the restructuring plan it adopted in May 2012, bringing the expected number of job cuts to 34,000.

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Long Before HP Deal, Autonomy’s Red Flags

When Autonomy Corp. was starting up in this historic university town, founder Mike Lynch stuck a sign on an office door that read “Authorized Personnel Only.” Behind the door, he told visitors, were 500 engineers working on “hush-hush” projects.

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Leo Apotheker: Due Diligence of Autonomy Was Meticulous

Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Leo Apotheker, who orchestrated the company’s acquisition of Autonomy last year, said he was “both stunned and disappointed” to learn of Autonomy’s alleged accounting improprieties.