Taipei, Taiwan & Dublin, Ireland, (October 28, 2019) – Lanner Electronics, Inc., a world leader in the design and manufacturing of Whitebox Solutions™ for network computing, security, virtualization and IoT, announced today a distribution agreement with EPS Global, a leading global distributor of specialized IT components used in data networking and storage, virtualization, cloud and IoT. Under this new agreement, EPS Global will act as a key distributor for Lanner network and IoT appliances in North America.
Lanner possesses the experience and expertise in collaborative system-level custom design, fully traceable Taiwan-based manufacturing, to offer our customers the high-performance computing infrastructure for emerging trends of network virtualization and IoT edge computing. With over 34 years of operations, today Lanner is one of the leading hardware providers in the industry, offering the optimal hardware platform with world-class performance, scalable modular design, high reliability and time-to-market advantages.
EPS Global has long been an advocate of the open networking model, enabling its customers to leverage network disaggregation, open source software, white box economics, and software-defined standards to significantly reduce CapEx and OpEx. Chris Curley, VP Sales for the Americas at EPS Global said "EPS's alignment with Lanner will prove invaluable to our customers who are rolling out next-gen networking applications at the 5G edge. Lanner's pioneering Whitebox Solutions™ complete the whole SD-WAN and NFVI ecosystem and should open up huge business opportunities for our customers".
“Deploying highly customized hardware solutions designed for individual market segments is crucial to today’s business success”, said Terence Chou, GM of Lanner USA. “We are glad to strengthen our strategic relationship with EPS Global by not only deploying our hardware solutions through an established network of system integrators, but also creating competitive advantages with time-to-market products and value-added services for the North American market.”
About EPS Global
EPS Global was established in 1999 and is a leading franchised distributor for specialized IT components and semiconductors used in data networking, storage, virtualization, cloud, and the Internet of Things. EPS is partnered with all the leading technology vendors in the Open Networking ecosystem and is a community member of the OCP. EPS Global has 28 locations globally, each with local language and currency support, and holds stock in its 3 distribution hubs in North America, EMEA and Asia helping to minimize lead times. For more information visit https://www.epsglobal.com.
About Lanner Electronics Inc.
Lanner Electronics Inc. (TAIEX 6245) is a world-leading hardware provider in design, engineering, and manufacturing services for advanced network appliances and rugged industrial computers. Lanner provides reliable and customizable computing platforms with high quality and performance. Today, Lanner has a large and dynamic manpower of over 900 well-experienced employees worldwide with the headquarters in Taipei, Taiwan and subsidiaries in the US, Canada, and China. For more information, please see https://www.lannerinc.com/.