Each site has a different agenda that caters to the demands of that region or capitalizes on particular technical strengths. In all regions, the focus is on partnerships and collaboration with universities and the research community.
HP Labs India
In Bangalore, researchers are addressing the IT needs of people in rapidly growing regions. Some particular issues include a technology infrastructure that is different from more established markets and complex computing interfaces resulting from the diversity of languages and scripts.
HP Labs China
Based in Beijing, the lab is focused on scalable infrastructure for data management and service integration, digital content management and industry-specific solutions. The lab is a key contributor to HP's business intelligence and advanced database research.
HP Labs Russia
Announced in February 2007, the St. Petersburg-based lab will explore information management, with a specific focus on new methods for extracting, analyzing and organizing useful information from the vast explosion of data created by the Web and other sources.