Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE: HPQ), commonly referred to as HP, is an American multinational information technology corporation headquartered in Palo Alto, California, USA that provides products, technologies, software, solutions and services to individual consumers, small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) and large enterprises, including customers in the government, health and education sectors. It is one of the world's largest information technology companies, operating in nearly every country. HP specializes in developing and manufacturing computing, data storage, and networking hardware, designing software and delivering services.
HP provides infrastructure and business offerings that span from handheld devices to some of the world's most powerful supercomputer installations. By offering consumers a wide range of products and services, HP helps match the right products, services and solutions to their customers' specific needs.