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This report profiles HP’s network and technology strategies with an emphasis on its offerings for the telco market and competitive positioning versus telecoms equipment vendors.


  • HP is responding to seismic changes in the data center market by moving to new open source models and by partnering with ODMs that have experience in the new technologies.
  • By aligning itself around key growth markets such as big data, cloud transformation, and the virtualization of networks through SDN/NFV, HP hopes to support CSPs’ efforts to transition their own businesses to a more virtualized, cloud-based model..

Features and Benefits

  • Gain a better understanding of HP’s business strategy for the telco market and the opportunities that it might afford your business
  • Find out about HP’s positioning in the Internet content provider (ICP) market and how your competitors are actively working with the company

Key questions answered

  • What are HP's plans for its telco business, and how is it pursuing these plans?
  • What is HP’s product strategy for SDN/NFV and network virtualization?

Table of contents


  • In brief
  • Ovum view
  • Recommendations


  • Business model and financials
  • Technology
  • Networks and technology


  • Network and Technology profile
  • Further reading
  • Author

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