BP is a global producer of oil and gas with operations in 70 countries. BP has a larger economic footprint in the U.S. than in any other nation, and it has invested more than $100 billion here since 2005. BP employs about 14,000 people across the U.S. and supports more than 111,000 additional jobs through all its business activities. BP opened a center at Research Park to develop sustainable IT solutions. The center provides BP with access to the next generation of talent to explore digital solutions and technologies that enhance the modernization of IT services for BP.