Sûrtab

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Sûrtab S.A.
Private[1]
Industry
Founded2013 (2013)[1]
FoundersMaarten Boute (CEO)
Richard Coles
J. P. Folsgaard Bak
Ulla Bak
Headquarters,
Products
  • Sûrtab7 3GHD
  • Sûrtab7 3G
  • Sûrtab7 WIFI
Websitesurtab.com

Sûrtab S.A. is a Haitian technology company headquartered in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, that designs, develops, and sells computer hardware and consumer electronics, most notably, tablet computers.[3][4][5][6][7][8][9][10][11][12][13]

Etymology[edit]

The name Sûrtab, is derived from a contraction between the French word, "sûr", which is used to designate things that are emphatic, certain, and true, that can not be questioned, must happen infallibly, and are reliable; with the English word "tablet".[7]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Bloomberg Business -- Company Overview of Sûrtab S.A.
  2. ^ Schipani, Andres; Jack, Andrew, eds. (May 2015). "Hope For Haiti: Industries Old And New Are Helping The Nation Recover Following The 2010 Earthquake" (PDF). FT Wealth. p. 34. Retrieved 7 May 2017.
  3. ^ Staff, ed. (4 January 2015). "Haiti-made tablet computers finding low-cost niche with flair". The Seattle Times. Retrieved 21 October 2015.
  4. ^ Lall, Rashmee Roshan, ed. (27 February 2014). "Haiti's Android tablet maker Surtab to crank up production -- With an initial production run of 4,000 tablets already sold, Surtab plans to increase its output to 7,000 a month". The Guardian. Retrieved 21 October 2015.
  5. ^ Granitz, Peter, ed. (15 April 2014). "A Small Tablet Company Brings High-Tech Hopes To Haiti". NPR. Retrieved 21 October 2015.
  6. ^ Groarke, John, ed. (2 January 2015). "5 Years Later, Haiti Is Embracing Its Potential". Huffington Post. Retrieved 21 October 2015.
  7. ^ a b White, Russell, ed. (27 May 2014). "Haiti: Hi-tech Haiti, Yes, Really". LAB (Latin American Bureau). Retrieved 21 October 2015.
  8. ^ Schipani, Andres; Jack, Andrew, eds. (8 May 2015). "Hope for Haiti". Financial Times. Retrieved 21 October 2015.
  9. ^ Press, ed. (27 May 2014). "High-tech Haiti company an example for the country?". Newslook. Retrieved 21 October 2015.
  10. ^ Vignal, Patrick, ed. (17 March 2014). "Haïti s'invite dans l'industrie du numérique". Capital. Retrieved 21 October 2015. (in French)
  11. ^ Press, ed. (14 November 2014). "Sûrtab S.A devient 100% propriété haïtienne". Le Nouvelliste. Retrieved 21 October 2015. (in French)
  12. ^ Press, ed. (16 March 2014). "Haití entra al mundo técnológico, fabrica su propia tableta Android". El Financiero. Retrieved 21 October 2015. (in Spanish)
  13. ^ Baron, Amelie, ed. (16 March 2014). "Impoverished Haiti making its own Android tablet". Arab News. Retrieved 21 October 2015.