Alcor Micro, formally established in Taipei, Taiwan on November 23, 1999, has been focusing on delivering single chip solutions with superb quality for the computer peripherals & consumer electronics market for the last ten years. Along the way, Alcor Micro has committed itself in pursing advanced R & D, actively participating in various key industry organization or associations, the establishment of a solid product qualification/certification system and the building up of a support team with application-oriented technology. From the application-specific IC controllers in the Keyboard, HUB, Flash Memory and Smart Card Readers at early stage to the NAND Flash USB Disk, SD card, MP3 and NB camera recently, Alcor Micro has indeed turned in a fabulous report card in the market segment of Computer peripherals & IO, the Mobile Storage devices and the Multimedia products as well.
Support by the first-rated RD team, Alcor Micro has organized its business units (BU) between the Storage BU and the Multimedia/IO BU. In the early days, the focused and thorough work in the Hub controller combined with the application in the Keyboard area, Alcor Micro has managed to have Apple (iMAC) and Dell adopt such Keyboard-Hub design and has therefore established its leading position in the USB controller market. This is later on followed by its USB Card Reader designs, of which was chosen also by HP, in HP’s full line of products, and by Canon, Sony Photo printer, ASUS NB, Eee PC…etc. and also followed by its various NAND Flash controller solutions (e.g. used by Transcend UFD). By leveraging its division of labor with professional focus to precisely grasp the pulse of market/technology trend, further aided by its innovative product designs, innovation in functional-integration with impact of its lower cost solutions, Alcor Micro has managed to work in-depth with many global computer & consumer electronics manufacturers.
By utilizing its customer base developed through long-term mutual trust, close cooperation and technology collaboration, Alcor Micro has been steadily gaining the acceptance of multi-national large corporations .By leveraging its strategic partnerships to enhance cooperation, Alcor Micro has been able to expand its exporting business while penetrating into Europe, US, China, Korea, Japan and other markets.
Alcor Micro, entering its ten year anniversary, will continue moving along attentively with the technology treadmill in application development. Similarly, Alcor Micro is ushering into the beginning of a new era and is committing itself, by leveraging its superb R&D, to develop the capacitive Touch-Panel IC, the popular SSD and the USB3.0 controller IC.
Alcor Micro, by being a valued partner, has the privilege working together with many of its worldwide customers. Moving forward, Alcor Micro will maintain its original corporate mission to continue devoting itself to its worldwide customers for building the next marvelous ten years, together.