HP Overbilled 911 Upgrade By $163M, NYC Comptroller Says

Law360, New York (May 30, 2012, 7:53 PM EDT) -- Hewlett-Packard Co. was unqualified to lead a $380 million portion of an upgrade of New York City's 911 system — a billion-dollar project that is over budget and several years behind schedule — and overbilled the city by as much as $163 million, the city's comptroller said Wednesday.

Comptroller John Liu said an audit revealed that HP failed to meet the minimum technical standards required by the city and should have never been appointed lead contractor on the project integrating systems as part of New York's...
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