Xerox PARC

"The business of breakthroughs"

Legal Name
Xerox Palo Alto Research Center
around 1970
around 2002
Birth Place
Palo Alto, California, United States of America
Current Place
Palo Alto, California, United States of America


Xerox PARC is a research and development company, now known as PARC, in Palo Alto, California, with a distinguished reputation for its contributions to information technology and hardware systems. Founded in 1970 as a division of Xerox Corporation, it has been in large part responsible for such developments as laser printing, Ethernet, the modern personal computer, graphical user interface (GUI) and desktop paradigm, object-oriented programming, ubiquitous computing, amorphous silicon (a-Si) applications, and advancing very-large-scale integration (VLSI) for semiconductors.

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