Welcome to our Hewlett-Packard company history overview! Unfortunately, we are still working on this article as there really is a lot to cover when it comes to this company. Being one of the original Silicon Valley companies, Hewlett-Packard sparked the intense IT industry development, results of which we are witnessing these days. At PrinterHeadlines, we cover printer technology and companies that provide innovations in this industry alone, but Hewlett-Packard covers a lot of other ground as well, such as desktop and portable computer business, computer peripherals, monitors and many more. What began as a company that focused on measuring devices in the early 1940s, throughout 1970s when the computer industry began to rise all the way to today, with enterprise computing and computers being a part of every household, Hewlett-Packard left its mark and is here to stay. If you are interested in learning more about Hewlett-Packard’s history, check this space occasionally. We will finish up the piece shortly.