The prophecy's last step is finally became a reality at HPE Discover. Once HPE fully transitions to a Service company (goodbye in-house and even subcontracted WW manufacturing and supply chain), its streamlined vertical business model will be very... read more
Topics regarding layoffs at Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE)
https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/06/12/it_pro_hpe_lawsuit/ A "highly skilled IT professional" has lost his fight to be paid his unused vacation days as well as a non-trivial bonus, after a judge stuck to a law he admitted was outdated. Matthew... read more
Any layoff impacts
Anyone else has issues with logging into HPE Workday - sometimes it works and sometimes it does not. The support always tells me there are no issues but I suspect that. Anyone else has the same problem?
Aruba wireless has been losing market share for over a year. Its behind on both 802.11ax ("gen 6") and cloud management. Execs provided a lame "sales execution" excuse in post earnings analyst conference. For the first time ever, total networking... read more
What do hpe leaders really believe in?
What's your prediction for the next quarter?
No news on layoffs at HPE? Not that I'm complaining, mind you...
It is past the half year point in 2019 and this year is supposed to be the last year of the so called "HPE Next" initiative that started about 3 years ago. Are any WFRs or Early retirement offers in the works? Time will tell.
April is totally-freshly arrived, the grass is green, the trees are budding, and the birds are singing! One of the few things that clouds our joyous spring days is, the HPE management would dearly LOVE to preserve our jobs, and not lay us off, and... read more
Is the turmoil subsiding at all? Is the "can't return after wfr" policy still in place? How's the current management?
Meg Whitman will not stand for re-election to the board of directors at Hewlett Packard Enterprise, the company said on Thursday. ...the company also announced on Thursday that Jean Hobby, most recently the chief strategy officer at consulting firm... read more
Are things getting aligned for the sale?
This year, we say goodbye to performance ratings (Accelerating, Driving, and Stalled). Hello Continuous Feedback. It appears it became too much of a burden to continue with employee performance ratings. It also makes no sense as pay raises usually... read more
I'd be curious if anyone currently working at HPE can comment on how this is going now that we're ~6 months into the outsourcing. Needless to say from the Unisys side of things, both companies seem a bit hostile towards each other. Lots of nickel and... read more
After the shutdown for end of year I believe employees will return next week and get laid off.
"Employees are more likely to resort to unethical behavior when they’re rewarded based on how their performance compares to their coworkers, according to research published in the journal Human Resource Management. "... read more
… for annual performance reviews. Curious what you all are seeing for raises or bonuses this year?
HPE has announced that InfoSight – its cloud-based AI management tool – is being extended to HPE ProLiant Servers, Synergy compute modules, and Apollo systems Thought that this extension was a good move, but I would like some more thoughts on this... read more
While we avoid taxation by putting your jobs in Costa Rica, Puerto Rico, and India? Can HPE count on your support?
...all the activity. That was entertainment at the finest when HPQ/HPE were still together.
Just can't cut the umbilical cord between companies or HPE is like that lost puppy... "I can't quit you" HPE to HPI.
I was wfr'd a few years ago from the Fremont office. I've since moved away and work at a much nicer place. Did the Fremont office ever move to San Jose or Milpitas? Are they looking to consolidate all California offices?
Any credible rumors about early retirement offers at hpe? That is a Tool that HP has used in the past every 6 years or so. Did some research on it, the last one was in 2012. Wondering if they will pull that Tool out combined with Layoffs to meet the... read more
I was under the impression there would be no more layoffs for the year, as even Phil said in the last all employee meeting their budget was done for 2018, so no more cuts to be made. I'm hearing now that they are about to start back up again with the... read more
HPE is an not an acronym, it's a brand name. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company, commonly referred to as HPE is a large American enterprise IT company with the headquarters based in the Bay Area (Palo Alto). HPE was founded on 11/1/15 as part of... read more
On one side, she destroyed the life of thousands and thousands of employees and their families (at least temporarily), but on the other, what she executed will keep the names and legacy of Hewlett and Packard alive at least for a while. For the first... read more
Am I the only one thinking this is not a smart move? HPE is the only big company in the server market that’s free falling, with the market share rapidly dropping, and large attrition of qualified workers. With that sort of under performing we... read more
Do you recall “Still Crazy After All These Years”, as sung by Paul Simon? Lyrics at https://www.paulsimon.com/track/still-crazy-after-all-these-years/ FYI… Well now Emperor Nero Antonio and His HR flunkies have (figuratively) sang us a song that... read more
We (in the US) received the e-mail inviting us to go into Workday and update our disability status - and while we are there we can also consider updating our race, ethnicity, gender and military status. Sounds like the HR machine is gearing up for... read more
I know we haven't seen any major layoffs for a few months now, but I think it's far too early to become optimistic. We're nowhere close to originally announced savings, and I'm afraid that it's just a matter of time before anther major layoffs... read more
I've been given a rather generous offer to return which has left me pondering whether to accept it. Under Meg Whitman's leadership, HP/HPE was a company that was repeatedly reorganizing, spinning off, and laying off. I could not see a future with... read more
An HPE job can stimulate LOTS of diverse thoughts about LOTS of things, to include ethology (the study of human and animal behavioral mechanisms as biological adaptations) and anthropology and history (the next and higher levels of evolution in... read more
I know the usual is two weeks, but I'd rather not tell my manager until I really have to. I want to make his life just a little bit more harder after the hell he put me through in the past several months. Are there any repercussions I could face if I... read more