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感謝各界長期以來對 AKiTiO 艾客優品 ( www.akitio.com ) 的關心及支持,基於全球佈局及業務策略考量,AKiTiO 艾客優品自 2019 年起正式加入美商 OWC 集團 ( www.owc.com ; www.owcdigital.com) 運作。

原形研發股份有限公司 ( www.inxtron.com ),將以既有的團隊繼續以專業、熱情的技術服務各界的朋友們,繼續 AKiTiO 艾客優品業務的運作,並保持所有產品線及各項客戶服務不變,且持續專注於 Thunderbolt 3 技術領域,投入更多更好的產品應用及開發。

AKiTiO 艾客優品 感謝每一位朋友在過去的日子裡對我們的支持及關注,2019 年是 AKiTiO 艾客優品 的另一起點,未來更需要每一位朋友繼續的支持及鼓勵,感謝有你們的參與。

 

祝福 各界關愛 AKiTiO 艾客優品的朋友們 2019 年諸事順利 業務興隆!

 

新聞聯絡人 :

原形研發股份有限公司 業務行銷副總 郭宏德
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OWC 官方完整新聞稿 :

OWC ACQUIRES AKITIO

TWO OF THE LEADING PIONEERS IN PC AND MAC STORAGE AND PERFORMANCE ACCESSORIES JOIN FORCES TO OVERDELIVER TO PROSUMERS AND CREATIVE PROFESSIONALS WHO DEMAND ONLY THE BEST.

WOODSTOCK, IL – January 3, 2019 - OWC®a leading zero emissions Mac and PC technology company, today announced it has acquired Akitio, a maker of premium external computer storage products and accessories with an emphasis on ThunderboltTM 3 technology. The acquisition brings together two of the leading innovators in Mac and PC storage, expansion and performance kits in the world. Details of the transaction were not disclosed.

“This acquisition gives us the opportunity to strengthen our core prosumer lineup and market reach with photography, video and music pros with some really exceptional new offerings,” said Larry O’Connor, OWC Founder & CEO. “Our product lines and brands are quite complementary, with Akitio bringing a strong reputation in the Windows space and segments like performance gaming, AR/VR, high-end creative strengths to our base. I see tremendous opportunities ahead for our team and our customers.”

OWC’s Woodstock facility will serve as worldwide headquarters for all OWC brands including Akitio, and the Akitio California and international teams will remain and continue onboard at their current locations. Management was quick to announce that customer support will remain first class for all existing lines including the award-winning support now behind Akitio brand products. All warranties will be honored as provided in the original purchase.

 “The new combined organization brings unique market strengths, excellent geographic coverage, an outstanding engineering team, and exceptional design and product development capabilities,” said Tommy Chen, CEO of Akitio. “OWC has developed an incredible reputation in the market for delivering products that are lightning fast, high-performance and reliable, and our entire team is proud to join OWC and take that reputation even higher.”

 

About Akitio

Established in 1992, Akitio specializes in the design, development and manufacture of premium, high-quality external computer storage products and accessories with an emphasis on Thunderbolt technology. Akitio products are PC, Mac, and Linux compatible. Akitio also develops its own product-testing software, as well as software for simultaneous data duplication, screen shots, and security checks to streamline DIT workflow. Akitio US Headquarters are located in Orange County, California. The complete line of Akitio products can be found at www.akitio.com.

 

About OWC
Since 1988, OWC has been about possibilities. We’re dedicated to helping tech enthusiasts and industry professionals do more and reach higher. Our trusted storage, connectivity, software and expansion solutions enable creative professionals, producers, educators and government entities to get the most out of their technology investments, protect valuable digital assets and expand their hardware’s capabilities to keep up with the demands and evolution of their work. OWC features an award-winning technical support team that is on hand 24/7 as well as an unparalleled library of step-by-step installation and support videos. In everything we do at OWC, we believe in making a better world where technology inspires imagination and everything is possible.

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