Join the alumni and networking groups that fit your situation:
- See the HPAA's directory of
informal HP-related social and professional groups around the
If you were an HP employee before joining Agilent,
also join the
Hewlett-Packard Alumni Association
If you received a
"Potential Private Retirement Benefit Information"
notice from Social Security, it is based on years-old
information, as indicated by the "Year Reported" box. The key word is "potential." Here's how to decode it -- and who to contact if you are not sure
what happened with that account:
Benefits: (All benefits -- including health and
Agilent Service Center -- toll-free 1-877-989-2727
(operated by Fidelity.)
Time to untangle your stock! No one but you really cares about
your employment-related stock. You may have stock in up to seven
HP-related companies. Your stock may not all be in the same place. You
may need to retrieve lost stock or dividends, find stray accounts, or
estimate your cost basis. An HP Alumni team has developed a step-by-step
process to find and protect your stock.
Stock: Links and HPAA member advice on Agilent and
Key: Agilent is the legal successor to the
Hewlett-Packard business units -- instrument, medical,
analytical, component, etc. -- that were transferred to
Agilent in the
HP Breakup. (In turn, Keysight is now the legal
successor to the Agilent instrument business.)
Make sure that every company you ever worked for has your
current postal address.
Even if not classified by the company as a "Retiree" or if long gone -- in case of class-action
settlements or other issues. Update
address at former company
Former employee or retiree of which company?
(Includes any retiree health coverage, pension, 401(k), etc.
- Left the Hewlett-Packard Company
before the May 2, 2000 Agilent spinoff and had worked in the HP businesses that
became Agilent -- instrument, medical, analytical, component, etc. --
classified as a former employee or retiree of Agilent.
worked in the HP or Agilent instrument business,
reclassified in the 2014 Keysight spinoff as a former employee or retiree of Keysight.
Employment verification and experience letters for Hewlett-Packard, HPInc, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, predecessor companies, and successor companies. How to provide
current and past employment status and salary to potential
employers, financial institutions, and government aid
agencies. Employment and salary verification:
Agilent Benefits. Retiree medical, retirement plan,
deferred profit-sharing plan, 401(k) plan, employee stock
ownership, and stock options are all administered by the
Agilent Service Center at Fidelity.
HP/HPE/Agilent/Keysight Bay Area Retired Employees Club )
Contacting Agilent. Links to pages on Agilent's
- The "Contact
Us" page has a link for "General Suggestions and
Feedback" emails -- and gives the postal address for the
company's worldwide headquarters.
- The "Leadership" page gives the names of senior executives
-- including the CEO, head of Human Resources, and the chief
legal officer (General Counsel.)
- The "Contact
Us" page has a search directory of local company
HPAA's Keysight information.
Agilent, Keysight History Links
former HP, HPInc, and HPE employees
Reading lines written for them in a skit at a
1960's management meeting.