Who would have said, but the company Asus is relatively young, as it was founded relatively recently in 1989. The initiators began four citizens of the People's Republic of China: MT Liao, Ted Hsu, Wayne Hsieh and TH Tung, who had previously worked in Acer Incorporated.
Dubbed as the brand is not accidental, but came to the title for a long time. The founders wanted to name always aspired to the top of the list to the top of the alphabetical chain, so the symbolic words «Pegasus» (the revival and success of Greek mythology), removed the first part and left «asus», to which later joined by a little inspirational words and turned - «ASUSTeK Computers Incorporated».
The first product of the production of chipsets were then motherboards Soup for the Intel i386. But it was difficult to Chinese manufacturers to break into the world market, where already all places and spheres of influence were divided among the bosses. Anger only catalyzed the desire Asus founder break into the world of high technology, and here they are, including in the work of the full potential of all the technical knowledge, collect their own motherboard and provide for testing in the laboratory Intel Taiwan.
It was 1995, it was a year of negotiations between the companies. Now, Asus provides technical information on the new processors that has been registered in the long-term contract. Naturally, this information had not every company - and hence, the reputation and profits went up.
Then the company decides to gradually expand its activities, so there were optical drives, and Asus graphics cards.
As Asus "Consumer Electronics" guide includes laptops, smartphones, mobile phones. Here it is presented a range of 30 products that stand out for their quality and reliability, as well as his "highlight", for example "Owner Recognition System Fingerprint".
In 2003, the company Asus gaining more than 700 awards around the world, and in 2007, the leadership of the corporation divides into three components: the brand Asus, Pegatron - company for production of computers, Unihan - company manufacturing enclosures and other components.
Today, the corporation includes more than 40,000 employees who work in the offices of the Company throughout the world: Taiwan, China, USA, Germany.