In the two new contracts, the computing giant will supply servers to defense contractor Raytheon and manage installed hardware for cell phone maker Ericsson.
Compaq inks deal with American Express
The computing contract will no doubt boost the PC maker's sales. But is it also a sign that corporate clients are becoming more comfortable with its proposed merger with HP?
Compaq wins Postal Service contract
The company will help deliver the mail as part of a multibillion-dollar hardware and services contract over the next five years.
Compaq CEO blames loss on "perfect storm"
Blaming the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks in part for worse-than-expected sales, the company warns that it will post an operating loss in the third quarter.
The not-so-quiet battles within HP
With the Hewlett and Packard families up in arms against its acquisition of Compaq Computer, the companies are fighting to win the backing of anyone they can get.
Big iron: HP to buy Compaq
Analysts say Hewlett-Packard faces a rocky road, as it works to survive a sour PC market while combining Compaq business units that are quite similar to its own.