"The HP Way: How Bill Hewlett and I Built Our Company" by David Packard (Amazon.com) Interesting read, definitely the story HP during its best years. Packard recounts, among other topics, the difficulty of reaching store-shelves - HP's original solution was their famous electronic supply catalog. (Some of which are availble at http://www.hparchive.com/hp_catalogs.htm).
Executive Management quotes from Bill Hewlett and David Packard 1963
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William Hewlett. A l’âge de 13 ans, Steve téléphone à William pour lui fournir des pièces détachées pour fabriquer un compteur de fréquences. Il lui offre les pièces et lui propose un petit travail d’été.
Lenovo Group Ltd is on track to overtake Hewlett-Packard Co as the world's biggest PC maker by sales as soon as this year, making it the first Chinese company to grab the top spot globally in a technology sector.
The HP Way: How Bill Hewlett and I Built Our Company: David Packard
HP co-founder Bill Hewlett on 20th anniversary of the HP-35. (1992) http://hc.com.vn/ http://hc.com.vn/vien-thong.html http://hc.com.vn/vien-thong/dien-thoai-di-dong.html
6_bill_dave.jpg (600×350) Bill Hewlett and David Packard - Hewlett-Packard (HP) Palo Alto, Calif. Founded 1939 After graduating with degrees in electrical engineering from Stanford in 1934, Bill Hewlett and David Packard forged a friendship during a two-week camping and fishing trip in Colorado. Four years later the pair began working part-time on a product based on Hewlett's study of negative feedback in a rented Palo Alto garage with $538 in cash and a used drill press. Result: HP200