The list of HP acquisitions grows by one today, with the purchase of UK information-software maker Autonomy.It has been a hard fight of former HP chief Leo Apotheker. Apotheker, was recently replacedby Meg Whitman. The deal began during Apotheker’s tenure and went through with HP paying just about $10.4 billion for a controlling percentage of Autonomy stock. The UK firm will remain a separate unit, with Whitman saying, “Autonomy significantly increases our capabilities to manage and extract meaning from that data to drive insight, foresight and better decision making.” Something tells us she’s not the only one hoping for some better decision making. For full details on HP’s latest buy, check the source link.