The company joins Intel in investing in the development of ASML's next-generation chip-making kit.
SA is a key market to win other regions in Africa and strengthen HP's market share, says CEO Meg Whitman.
Software developers will have to wait another six months to claim back on R&D spend.
The company is driving products in niche vertical markets.
IBM CEO Sam Palmisano says that former HP CEO Mark Hurd's new employer, Oracle, will be IBM's biggest challenge.
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The company plans to boost research and development by 100% in the next 12 months.
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The company invests in video-mining technology that it says will revolutionise the 2010 Soccer World Cup viewing experience.
Intel aims to live up to its co-founder's expectation of producing new process technology every two years.
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