GIGABYTE Partners with INGRAM MICRO to Extend its Offering of...
GIGABYTE Partners with INGRAM MICRO to Extend its Offering of
High-performance Motherboards and Graphics Solutions in the U.S.
City of Industry, Calif., August 5, 2008 – GIGABYTE United, Inc., the world leading
motherboards and graphics manufacturer, today announced it has entered into a distribution
agreement with Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the world’s largest technology distributor, by
providing a broad line of GIGABYTE award-winning motherboards and graphics solutions to
help valued customers reach their full potential.
The relationship successfully unites GIGABYTE’s sustainable strength as an engineering
powerhouse to develop high performance motherboards and Ingram Micro’s excellent business
practices in the IT industry, providing customers great flexibility in total component solutions.
The addition of GIGABYTE’s complete product lineup unleashes the industry’s most
comprehensive and unique features, including the highest quality CPU power engine design,
Dynamic Energy Saver Advanced to improve algorithms in power saving, Trusted Platform
Module (TPM) for a high degree of data security, Smart Backup for plug and play RAID
configurations, Dual BIOS protection, and Gigabit LAN teaming to maximize bandwidth. These
features are just some of the many features that GIGABYTE is famous for pioneering.
The strong alliance also aims to increase the accessibility of GIGABYTE’s latest technologies
with the support of Ingram Micro’s various promotion programs throughout its valued channel
“GIGABYTE has been well known for its strong presence in U.S. distribution and e-tailor
channels. By leveraging current strong brand equity and Ingram Micro’s expertise and broad
customer base, GIGABYTE is able to further deliver greater business value to solution providers
and system builders looking for ever-growing business opportunities.” said Tony Liao, vice
president of sales and marketing at GIGABYTE. “With more than 20 years of leading position in
the development of high performance computing technology, GIGABYTE is able to grow with
Ingram Micro by providing the most cutting edge products to meet fast changing market demands
and help businesses reach their full potential.”
“We are pleased to be entering into this agreement with Gigabyte as their line of motherboards
and video cards are a nice addition to our components portfolio,” said Tim Ament, vice president
of the components division, Ingram Micro USA. “The expansion of Ingram Micro’s product line
within the motherboard and graphics card space enables us to offer more complete solutions to
our customers and end-users.”
Resellers interested in learning more about GIGABYTE motherboards and graphics solutions,
please contact your Ingram Micro sales team or the Ingram Micro Component Division at Walter
Behrens [email protected]
About GIGABYTE United, Inc.
GIGBAYTE has been a world-renowned leader in the motherboard industry for the past 20 years.
Continuing to focus on its core business of GIGABYTE branded motherboards and graphics
cards. GIGABYTE is committed to providing its valued customers with the highest quality of
products and services featuring the industry’s most innovative designs.
In order to meet the challenges of today’s intensely competitive channel market, GIGABYTE
United Inc. fully utilizes its key assets including its cutting-edge research and development team
as well as its professional sales and marketing resources to continue to develop technologies to fit
a complete range of digital life-style solutions. Now and for the future, GIGABYTE will continue
to embody the unique spirit and culture of the industry, which has made GIGABYTE one of the
foremost brands in the industry. For more information, please visit www.gigabyte.us
About Ingram Micro
As a vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram Micro creates sales and profitability
opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics
services, technical support, financial services, and product aggregation and distribution. The
company serves 150 countries and is the only broad-based global IT distributor with operations in
Asia. Visit www.ingrammicro.com.
what will this effectively mean?
More Gigabyte mobos in more shops round the globe.
It's all good for them and so on, but what's the news in here?