We've heard little from once dominating mainstream/enthusiast motherboard maker "ABIT" in recent times. With rumours surfacing of the company nearing bankruptcy a short while back, it appeared that things had since been going from bad to worse for the 4th largest branded mobo maker.
Big news has it today that they've finally spotted a light at the end of the tunnel, with every thanks going to Universal Scientific Industrial Co., Ltd. (USI), they've now merged to create the strongest backbone ABIT's ever had, and allowing benefits for both parties involved.
To learn more about company USI and the exciting future ABIT now has ahead, read the official press release folks.
Taipei, Taiwan, January 25, 2005 - ABIT Computer Corporation, maker of high-performance motherboards and PC peripherals, today announced a definitive agreement to enter a long-term strategic partnership with Universal Scientific Industrial Co., Ltd. (USI), leading global company in the DMS industry. USI is recognized as the strategic DMS partner for global brands in the 4C (Computing, Communications, Consumer Electronics and Car Electronics) industries. Integrating its core technologies of Computing, Wireless Communication and Video/Audio Processing, USI offers high quality, value-added and cost-competitive products covering 4C application fields. This merger enables USI to effectively penetrate the retail motherboard channel with the world's 4th largest branded motherboard maker, and allows ABIT to leverage a world-class manufacturing and service network.