Taipei, Taiwan, December 9, 2016 - Wistron Corporation (TPEx: 3231), IBASE Technology (TPEx: 8050), a leading IPC and embedded systems company, and its subsidiary ISAFE Technology have jointly signed an investment contract. Wistron will invest in ISAFE and become a substantial shareholder of ISAFE. This strategic investment partnership focuses on deepening the diversification of the vertical and niche markets, both under the existing IPC scale and the development of IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things).
"With its expertise in in-vehicle computer and embedded systems, ISAFE has a strong record in operating its international markets and is demonstrating tangible results in expanding its overseas customers," said Robert Hwang, President & CEO of Wistron. "We are delighted to have the opportunity to collaborate with IBASE and ISAFE and look forward to providing multi-oriented, innovative products and services to fulfill vertical application demands for in-vehicle, IPC and IIoT markets."
"With years of experience in the development of information and communication products, Wistron has a proven track record in the design and manufacture of ICT products." said C.S. Lin, Chairman & CEO of IBASE. "Through this cooperation we can unite ISAFE’s existing car-related product portfolio with Wistron's technologies in automotive electronics and IPC, extending Wistron's reach in related businesses to develop more competitive products to further strengthen both companies’ influence in the IIoT market."
As an IBASE invested company, ISAFE was established in 2005 to be a premier mobile computing solution provider. With its expertise in the development of industrial-grade in-vehicle computers and embedded systems, ISAFE offers comprehensive technical services with focus in applications in law enforcement, ambulances and fire engines as well as bus and vehicles with pre-installed systems. Current product offerings include in-vehicle panel PC, box PC, real-time monitoring system, resized panel, etc.
Wistron Corporation is a Fortune Global 500 company and a Technology Service Provider supplying ICT (information and communication technology) products, services and systems to our global customers. We are devoted to increasing the value of our services through developing innovative solutions in the areas of green recycling, cloud and display vertical integration. For more information, please visit: www.wistron.com.
IBASE Technology (TPEx: 8050) is a reputable supplier that specializes in the design and manufacturing of robust industrial PC products. Since its establishment in 2000, IBASE has been committed to the production of high quality products, and to the rendering of excellent services. IBASE carries out manufacturing and quality control at its own production sites in Taiwan that are certified to meet ISO 9001, ISO 13485 and ISO 14001 standards. Specializing in OEM/ODM/JDM services, its current product offerings comprise of x86 and RISC based industrial motherboards, embedded systems, industrial panel PCs, digital signage players and network appliances for various applications in the automation, digital signage, gaming, transportation, smart building, medical, retail and networking markets. For more information, please visit www.ibase.com.tw.
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