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For Compaq Alumni...

Select the links below that fit your situation...

- Current HP employee: Networking and Information for Current Employees. Join Ex-Compaq* group on LinkedIn.

- HP employee in the process of leaving: use the ASAP checklist. Join Ex-Compaq* and HP Connections groups on LinkedIn.

- Former Compaq employee who never worked for HP: Join Ex-Compaq* and HP Connections groups on LinkedIn.

- Recruiter wishing to post jobs: Post jobs

 

Compaq news:

- October 25, 1991: "The Day Everything Changed at Compaq" LinkedIn "Pulse" article by Sean Burke

- "Open: How Compaq Ended IBM's PC Domination and Helped Invent Modern Computing" by Rod Canion. "...a series of risky and daring decisions often facing criticism and incredulity that allowed the open PC standard marketplace to thrive and the incredible benefits of open computing to be realized." BenBella Books (October 15, 2013) ASIN: 1937856992  Author's website: The Compaq Story

- Documentary based on Rod Canion's "Open" -- "Silicon Cowboys" page on Facebook.

 

Other links:

- Employment Verification for former HP and Compaq employees.

- Networking Directory of HP- and Compaq-related networks and groups around the world.

- HP's official site for retirees and former employees. 

 

Compaq history:

- Compaq company history (via the Internet Archive)

- Gordon Bell's Compaq/DEC timeline

- Compaq Wikipedia article with references and links. Note: Wikipedia articles change over time, may not cover all aspects of the topic consistently, and may not be written from a neutral point of view.

 

* The informal Ex-Compaq Employees group on LinkedIn is operated by Compaq alumni, not by the HPAA. The group is not endorsed or supported by HPI or HPE.

 

The Hewlett-Packard Alumni Association is operated by former employees who volunteer their time. Not officially endorsed or supported. More about the HPAA

 

 

 

 

Rod Canion, Jim Harris, and Bill Murto

Rod Canion, Jim Harris, and Bill Murto 1982.  

 

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