ewlett-Packard has ambitions to control the technology 'stack' and exploit the cloud market

Hewlett-Packard (HP) hosted industry analysts in San Francisco on 15 and 16 March 2011.

The event included top-level management executives from HP as well as the first public appearance of newly appointed CEO and President, Léo Apotheker.

Apotheker outlined his vision of “controlling the entire stack” and becoming a leading supplier in cloud computing – a business that generated more than USD1 billion last year.