Established in 1976, Acer is a hardware + software + services company dedicated to the research, design, marketing, sale, and support of innovative products that enhance people's lives. Acer's product offerings include PCs, displays, projectors, servers, tablets, smartphones and wearables. It is also developing cloud solutions to bring together the Internet of Things. Acer is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2016 and is one of the world’s top 5 PC companies. It employs 7,000 people worldwide and has a presence in over 160 countries. Please visit www.acer.com for more information.
Unveiled the world's thinnest Ultrabook: Acer Aspire S5.
Announced the AcerCloud app.
As a Worldwide Olympic Partner in the computing equipment category, Acer provided PC infrastructure to support the 2012 Olympic Games in London.
Launched the award-winning Acer Aspire S7 Ultrabook.
AcerCloud app begins to support Windows, iOS and Android devices.
Undertook third transformation: Announced Build Your Own Cloud (BYOC™) and its intent to transition into a hardware + software + services company.
Debuted on the Dow Jones Sustainability Emerging Markets Index and listed on the MSCI Global Sustainability Index.
Honored by Reader's Digest with a “Gold” 2014 Asia Trusted Brand award in the consumer electronics category.
Hosted its first BYOC™ Forum to foster discussions on IoT opportunities and trends.
Demonstrated Acer's hardware + software + services capabilities through the development of an online ticketing system.
Announced new Predator gaming lineup, spanning desktops, notebooks, tablets and monitors.
Launched the industry's first 15.6 inch Chromebook, providing customers with a complete Chromebook range, from 11-15 inches.
Coined the term “Internet of Beings” (loB) to describe the BYOC™ ecosystem, which focuses on providing highly secure technologies for communication, and facilitating the consolidation and sharing of information.
Acer BYOC™ provided contestant tracking service to Taiwan's First IAAF certified marathon.
Launched the strategic "BeingWare" program to meet the needs of people in the cloud era with Acer's competitive edge in hardware, software and cloud services.