The Taiwanese multinational trading under the name ASUSTeK Computer Inc. is a computer hardware and electrnics company headquartered at Beitou, Taipei, Taiwan.
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ASUS was founded by T.H.Tung, Ted Hsu, Wayne Hsieh and M.T.lao in 1989, all of the four founders had worked in Acer as hardware engineers.The company is known for its everchanging taglines with "Rock solid, heart touching" to "Inspiring innovatin, Persistaent Perfection" and currently "In search of Incredible". Appearing in the Infotech 100 by BusinessWeek,Asus has been ranked in Asia's top 10 IT Companies with a total brand value of $1.3 billion.Today ASUS operates across 32 countries and 50 service sites with over 400 service partners worldwide. The products offered by ASUS include laptops, tablet computers, desktop computers and various other electronic gadgets.As far as company's recognition is concerned, ASUS obtained IECQ (IEC Quality Assessment System for Electronic Components),HSPM(Hazardous Substance Process Management) certifications in 2006.It als recieved 11 Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT) Gold Awards for its products. Asus stands fourth in marketshare.