2004 Top 100

56: Hewlett Packard Co.
Top 100 Revenue: $132,746,000
Defense Revenue: $67,200,000
Civilian Revenue: $65,488,000
2003 Revenue: $73 billion
2003 Earnings: $2.5 billion
2002 Revenue: $72.3 billion
2002 Earnings: loss of $923 million
Number of employees: 142,000
Headquarters: Palo Alto, Calif.
Website: www.hp.com

Carleton (Carly) Fiorina, chairwoman and CEO

Jim Weynand, vice president and general manager, HP Public Sector Organization

Ticker: HPQ
Lines of business: Personal systems group, imaging & printing group, enterprise systems group, HP services, HP financial services and corporate investments
Major customers: Veterans Affairs, U.S. Postal Service and Army
Major contracts/projects: HP is providing support and maintenance to the Veterans Affairs'' health care systems under a $784 million contract.