It’s Not Just HP And Autonomy, The Enterprise Software Space Is A Giant Stinking Mess

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http://techcrunch.com – The entire enterprise software space is a giant stinking mess, and it’s going to get even messier if the vendors don’t start embracing the new spirit of collaboration and social technologies that represent the modern data workflow. Earlier today, HP CEO Meg Whitman declared that the Autonomy acquisition for $10 billion would be written off and that there were any number of improprieties and even fraud. HP posturing? Maybe. But HP’s woes say far more about the enterprise market and its dependence on legacy software and a sales-oriented culture. Michael Ducy of EnStratus brough (IT news)