back to article Micro Focus belches as it struggles to digest HPE Software

The integration of HPE Software into Micro Focus is running a year behind schedule due to a clash of sales cultures and setting up new IT systems. But at least the rate of falling revenues has slowed. So said Micro Focus chairman Kevin Loosemore and chief exec Stephen Murdoch, whose backside is still warming a seat vacated by …

DrG

Shocked! Shocked I say!

The challenge was culture clash and backend IT integration? Wow... that's unusual...

What did they expect the challenges would be? Prefered font size? Tab Vs spaces?

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Re: Shocked! Shocked I say!

Tabs vs Spaces is much harder to resolve......

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Pint

Big Purchase, Big Pepto

So I introduced them to my trusted adviser, Joey Chestnut, for tips on consuming stuff in record time.

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Lost opportunities...

Given that much of the HPE stuff was predicate on minicomputer architectures that Fiorina killed off, it's not an obvious choice... Mind, I still have my MPE handbooks, I could help ...

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Boffin

Re: Lost opportunities...

Especially ironic, considering one of the worst things to run on the 3K was "out of focus COBOL"...

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His name is Kevin Loosemore?

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Coat

His name is Kevin Loosemore?

Crazy name.

Crazy guy.

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