Profile: HP Inc (HPQ.N)
7 Dec 2016
HP Inc., incorporated on February 11, 1998, is a provider of personal computing and other access devices, imaging and printing products, and related technologies, solutions and services. The Company operates through three segments: Personal Systems, Printing and Corporate Investments. The Company sells to individual consumers, small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) and large enterprises, including customers in the government, health and education sectors.
The Company's offerings in printers include ENVY printers; Officejet Printers; LaserJet Printers; Photosmart Printers; DeskJet Printers; PageWide Printers; DesignJet Printers, and Industrial Printers. Its offerings in desktops include Pavilion Desktops; Compaq Desktops; ENVY Desktops; TouchSmart Desktops; Touch Desktops; Spectre Desktops; Stream Desktops; HDX Desktops; Chromebox; Slate Desktops; Elite Desktops; Pro Desktops; ProDesk Desktops; ProOne Desktops; Omni Desktops; Kayak Desktops, and Vectra Desktops. Its offerings in tablets include HP Tablets; Compaq Tablets; Stream Tablets; Pro Tablets, and Omni Tablets.
The Company's Personal Systems segment provides commercial personal computers (PCs), consumer PCs, workstations, thin client PCs, tablets, retail point-of-sale (POS) systems, calculators and other related accessories, software, support and services for the commercial and consumer markets. The Company groups commercial notebooks, commercial desktops, commercial services, commercial tablets, commercial detachables, workstations, retail point-of-sale systems and thin clients into commercial clients and consumer notebooks, consumer desktops, consumer services, consumer tablets and consumer detachables into consumer clients. The Company's commercial PCs are optimized for enterprise and SMB customers, with a focus on security, serviceability, connectivity, reliability and manageability in networked environments. Additionally, it offers a range of services and solutions to enterprise and SMB customers to help them manage the lifecycle of their PC and mobility installed base. Its Consumer PCs are notebooks, desktops, and hybrids that are optimized for consumer usage, focusing on multi-media consumption, online browsing, and light productivity.
The Company's Printing segment provides consumer and commercial printer hardware, supplies, media, software and services, as well as scanning devices. Printing segment is also focused on imaging solutions in the commercial markets. These solutions range from managed print services to areas, such as industrial applications, outdoor signage and the graphic arts business. The Company groups LaserJet, graphics and PageWide printers into commercial hardware and inkjet printers into consumer hardware.
The Company's LaserJet and Enterprise Solutions delivers LaserJet printers, supplies and solutions to SMBs and large enterprises. Its initiatives include design and deployment of A3 products and solutions for the copier and multifunction printer market, printer security solutions, PageWide Enterprise solutions and JetIntelligence products. Its Inkjet and Printing Solutions delivers HP's consumer, SMB and PageWide Inkjet solutions (hardware, supplies, media, and Web-connected hardware and services). Its ongoing initiatives and programs, such as Instant Ink, and other initiatives, such as Continuous Ink Supply System, provide printing solutions to consumers and SMBs. Its Graphics Solutions delivers large format printers (DesignJet, Large Format Production, and Scitex Industrial), specialty printing, digital press solutions (Indigo and PageWide Presses), supplies and services to print service providers and design and rendering customers. Its Print Solutions provides end-to-end services, as well as platforms to develop and deploy services across printing systems. It focuses on driving customer value through managed print services and providing support solutions for new and existing customers.
The Company's Corporate Investments segment includes HP Labs. It also includes certain business incubation projects, among others.
The Company competes with Lenovo Group Limited, Dell Inc., Acer Inc., ASUSTeK Computer Inc., Apple Inc., Toshiba Corporation, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Canon U.S.A., Inc., Lexmark International, Inc., Xerox Corporation Ltd., Seiko Epson Corporation, The Ricoh Company Ltd. and Brother Industries, Ltd.
1501 Page Mill Rd
PALO ALTO CA 94304-1126