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Apacer Technology Inc. (Chinese: 宇瞻科技股份有限公司; pinyin: Yǔzhān Kējì Gǔfèn Yǒuxiàn Gōngsī) is a Taiwanese multinational corporation that designs and markets consumer electronics, memory modules and digital storage hardware and software. Founded in 1997 as a DRAM module supplier, in 1999, Apacer Technology expanded its product range to include mobile storage covering flash and USB products. In 2002 Apacer Technology founded its firmware R&D team to reposition the enterprise as a digital storage application creator.
Apacer was the first company in the world to introduce several products or unique features of some existing products:
- In 2006 introduced world's first 2.5" SATA RAID Flash Drive (SRFD) that increases data reliability and security;
- In 2008 introduces SSD+ Optimizer, the world's first Solid State Drive (SSD) optimization solution with HyperFast technology from innovator Diskeeper Corporation
- In 2010 Apacer introduces the world’s first four dual SSD solutions – CSFD, SRFD, SHFD and SUFD, adding additional functions to the SSD
Apacer Technology Inc.’s headquarters is in Taiwan.
Apacer has also 5 regional locations: Milpitas, California for the USA, Eindhoven office in the Netherlands serving the EMEA area, Shanghai for China, Tokyo for Japan and the Bangalore office serving India.
In November 2010, Apacer joined hands with the Bangladesh Computer Society (BCS) to start distributing its products directly to the Bangladeshi Market.