Bill Hewlett and David Packard founded HP -- the Hewlett-Packard Company -- in a garage in 1939, during a fellowship at college. Both of the founders graduated from Stanford University with degrees in electrical engineering. HP's first successful product was a precision audio osc ... Read More illator, the Model HP200A. Since then, HP has expanded into other technologies, software, and a wide range of tech services. Today, HP sells printers, scanners, digital cameras, servers, computers, and much more. HP's IPG—Imaging and Printing Group—is one of the leading providers of imaging and printing systems, for both commercial and personal use. HP also offers IT support and services -- through Microsoft operation systems, Exchange, Sharepoint, and other applications -- for companies and organizations.