מנכ"ל HP Has officially announced that the mobile operating system WebOS Which was recently acquired as part of the acquisition Palm, Will soon be integrated into the computer טאבלט To be called "Hurricane"And in a series of new printers
As is known, HP Recently acquired Palm
, One of the largest manufacturers in the cellular market and handheld computers, in a transaction valued at approximately $ 1.2 billion. A short time later, it became known that HP Decided to cancel Its planned tablet computer (which was supposed to Compete on the iPad), Due to the fact that the operating system on which it was supposed to be basedWindows 7
) Consumed too much resources. But now it seems that the mobile operating system 'WebOS'
Developed by Palm
, Will be implemented by HP
Multiple printers, and a tablet computer that will replace theSlate
, And will be read Hurricane
, Which will reach the market in the coming months.
There is no doubt that the decision of HP
Abandoning Microsoft's operating system in favor of another system may affect the relationship between the two companies, but the CEO HP
Mark Hard Please specify
Because "Microsoft is still considered one of the companies that is in the best relationship with us, and they probably understand that this is a step taken in favor of HP
And only. "In addition, the operating system WebOS
Will also be integrated into the company's next-generation printers, which will include touch screen and Internet connectivity.
already Previously launched a printer
Which includes Internet access and an 4.3-inch touch screen, but it is likely that other similar printers (based on the X-WebOS
) Will reach the market soon.
It was also learned that in order for the products based on the mobile operating system to attract enough customers, it will be appropriate HP The app store Palm Not just for mobile devices, but also for the new printers and Tablet PC it's expected to launch. Also, HP Is expected to acquire additional companies Except for Palm, in view of its huge profits in the last quarter alone, which stood at about 2.2 billion.
It seems that the Tablet PC market is getting hotter, as is Google Plans to launch Calculates a tablet of its own,iPad של Dark He will not be alone in the ring for a long time.