Third Largest PC Manufacturer Sponsors Exhibition, Unveils New Computing
15 April 2001
Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Computer (M.E.) Ltd. will showcase its latest high-end, business-use
products at Comdex Saudi Arabia - the Kingdom’s only
business-to-business computer, Internet, and networking exhibition - to
be held in Jeddah from the 16th to the 19th of
be displaying corporate solutions which reflect its newly launched
identity, featuring a new Acer that is more
customer-centric, and hi-touch organization.
Moreover, Acer will be the hardware sponsor of the show for this
participation in Comdex Saudi Arabia 2001 will focus on underlining
Acer's dominant presence in the enterprise corporate market in the Saudi
Kingdom,” said Mr. Basem Ewiwi, country sales manager, Acer Computer
(ME) Ltd. “Our latest server units, desktops, and notebooks are
specifically designed to provide the corporate sector in the Saudi
market with reliable, effective, and affordable processing power,” Mr.
Acer will be sponsoring registration desks at Comdex Saudi Arabia
2001. The registration desks will be provided with a huge number of
Acer’s flagship, high-performance Aspire PCs.
participation in Comdex
Saudi Arabia 2001 represents our keen interest in providing the Saudi
market with the best-of-breed computing technologies in all segments,”
said Mr Ewiwi.
further encourage the spread of IT in the Saudi market, Acer will
provide visitors to the show registering at the Microsoft stand with the
opportunity to win an advanced Acer Aspire PC via a daily draw.
will show the latest Altos server units for medium-sized and large
enterprises. The Altos 1200 is a mid-range unit designed for
medium-sized businesses which need high-performance server advantages
with an affordable price. The Altos 22000 unit is a new-generation
server with huge computing power for use in large-scale applications
such as e-commerce, thin-client computing, database processes, customer
relationship management, and enterprise resource planning.
a reliable and affordable server solution, Acer will present the Altos
350, a high performance unit with user-friendly software utilities. For
businesses experiencing continuous growth rates in their working
environments, Acer presents the Altos 600 server solution. Featured with
a dual Intel Pentium III processing power, the Altos 600 is well
equipped to manage everyday business needs and retain a high level of
performance to cope with a rapidly changing work environment.
Acer will turn Comdex Saudi Arabia 2001 visitors’ heads by demonstrating the newly launched
biotechnology-based notebook – the
TravelMate 739TLV. With superior multimedia capabilities
and comprehensive communications coverage, including an optional
wireless networking card, the new TM 739TLV ensures that users are able
to meet their diverse challenges. Furthermore, the unique integrated
fingerprint security feature combines an unprecedented level of data
protection with the convenience of one-touch system access.
The newly designed high-performance
corporate Flat Panel PC - the Veriton FP2 -
will be also present at the show. The Acer Veriton FP2, a
sophisticated and reliable high-performance computing device, is a
uniquely styled unit specifically designed for managerial level
professionals working in modern business environments.
advanced computing technology will be available in the show via its
long-term partners participating in the show at their stands, and these
include Al-Alamiah Internet, Hoshanko, Al-Alamiah Electronics from Saudi
Arabia, and Tayeb Bank from Bahrain.
in 1976, Acer is the world's third-largest PC manufacturer, offering a
broad range of PC products from industry-leading high-end PC servers and
multimedia desktop computers, to notebooks, computer peripherals and
components. Acer is also a leading Internet-enabler, providing Internet
component technologies, devices and services. These include end-to-end
solutions, mobile phones, plasma displays, TFT screens, projectors,
wireless communications, and e-corp solutions. The Acer Group employs
nearly 34,000 people in 193 enterprises spanning 42 countries worldwide,
supporting dealers and distributors in over 100 countries. Acer Group
revenues in 1999 were US$8.4 billion. For more information about the
Acer Group, please visit our website at www.global.acer.com.
further information, please contact:
F: (971-4) 332-3228
Attn: Mr. Michael E. Wallis, Mr. Nawfal Al-Jourani