Please join StudyMode to read the full document. Hewlett- Packard Company, referred to as HP , is an American multinational information technology company. Its headquarters is based in California USA. It has 87, employees in countries. HP specializes in developing, manufacturing computing, data storage, and networking hardware. In addition it designs software and delivers services.
Analysis of Merger Between Hp and Compaq
Case Analysis HP Compaq The Merger Decision | Hewlett Packard | Mergers And Acquisitions
With the merger and acquisition strategy between HP and Compaq, members of the IT and electronics industry all over the world were threatened with the intensified effort. What are the most important expected synergies? Founded in , HP employs nearly 88, worldwide, supports sales and administrative offices, and distributes to more than countries. HP is a technology solutions provider to consumers, businesses and institutions globally.
The Merger of Hewlett-Packard and Compaq (B): Deal Design HBS Case Analysis
Brief description that follows is a brief description of the two companies: HP all began in when two graduates of electrical engineering at Stanford University, William Hewlett and David Packard started their business in a garage in Palo Alto. Beginning with the production of audio-oscillators, l his first computer company to has made, and in was in that the concept of a personal computer from a first computer, was further advanced in a personal computer in The company is also known for the laser-printer which it introduced in the year Compaq company is better known as the Compaq Computer Corporation.