Founded in 1998 by two students of Stanford University in a dormitory room, Google has grown to become one of the world s largest Internet search engines. The company s search technologies help millions of people around the world to derive relevant information through the Internet. It maintains office locations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia. Google operates Web sites at several international domains, including Google.com. The company serves a variety of corporate clients, including advertisers, content publishers and site managers. It offers a range of advertising and revenue generating search services, such as Google AdWords and Google AdSense. In addition, Google provides a selection of online software, tools and applications, such as Internet Bus, Google SMS Search, orkut, Google Voice Local Search and Google Map Maker.