Today Microsoft's Bob Muglia and HP's Dave Donatelli took the stage to open HP's annual Tech Forum in Las Vegas.  On the heels of the $250 million dollar, multi-year investment announced between the two companies  in January, today's news delivers on joint commitments to build an integrated infrastructure, equip a robust ecosystem of partners and services, and aid enterprises in transitioning to the cloud.

Today's News:

  • HP and Microsoft with Citrix are helping customers speed VDI deployment with the availability of the VDI Ignite and Activate programs. For as little as $26,000, customers can get the right VDI strategy; get discounted licenses and implementation services for up to 250 devices. More information is available here:
  • HP is offering 7 new Infrastructure consulting services for Microsoft SQL Server to aid in removing the complexity and costs associated with the data management layer and throughout the datacenter.
  • New tools, training and co-marketing funds are now available to Frontline channel partners specializing in datacenter solutions to help them make their customer deployment experiences seamless. Additional information is available at,

Further details on today's news can be found within the following HP resources: