Fremont, California (EastBayDaily) — AMAX, a leading solutions provider of application-tailored Data Center/Cloud and custom Server Appliance solutions, today announced its factory readiness for manufacturing and distributing custom-branded OEM server solutions for ISVs and enterprises throughout EMEA.
Headquartered in Silicon Valley, AMAX is recognized for developing complete turnkey server solutions based on the highest standards of quality, whether standalone server appliances integrated and optimized with software, or multi-rack cluster infrastructures. AMAX has set up its Shannon, Ireland facility to mirror its state-of-the-art OEM manufacturing in Silicon Valley, and will offer the same comprehensive menu of OEM services including: NPI Services (Platform design, Prototype Development, HALT & DVT Testing) Custom Branding Software Integration/Validation Supply Chain Management Product Management (Component Life Cycle Management & Revision Control) Full Volume Manufacturing Rack Integration Global Logistics & Inventory Management Global Certification/Regulatory Services Global Onsite Support
With AMAX’s custom server solutions and services, European software companies can increase ROI by selling a complete integrated product, while ensuring positive customer experience and adoption through validated solutions that eliminate any compatibility or performance issues at the end user site. Furthermore, in conjunction with locations in Silicon Valley and China, the Ireland facility expands AMAX’s global footprint through North America, APAC and EMEA, allowing US and international companies with global customers to quickly manufacture and deploy their products throughout the world while also efficiently handling RMAs.
AMAX products are manufactured to the highest ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 13485 standards. ISO 9001 quality management is the highest quality standard in manufacturing, which AMAX has incorporated to create lean and cellular manufacturing techniques in order to increase productivity. ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS) standard certification aims to continually improve environmental performance. Recently, AMAX was awarded the very-selective ISO: 13485: 2003 certification. It is specific to the designing and manufacturing of medical devices, and is widely known within the manufacturing industry as the most rigorously stringent certification representing the highest standard of quality a company can achieve.
“A major driver behind why we expanded into EMEA was to fill the demand for a quality-oriented server manufacturer who could provide the custom-tailored platforms and services that companies need to enhance revenue from their software products,” said Jean Shih, President, AMAX. “AMAX is the company that leading enterprises trust to manufacture the hardware behind their brand. With the extension of our Ireland facility, our customers now have maximum flexibility and efficiency in how they deliver and support their product to their worldwide customer base.”
To learn more about AMAX’s OEM services, please visit http://www.amax.com/oem/.
If you want to know how an integrated software + hardware appliance model can drive software revenue and customer adoption, please read our blog post, “Why Do ISVs Need Appliances?”
AMAX is a trusted leader in Data Center, HPC and OEM Solutions in North America and has been recognized for several industry awards including most recently, the 2014 Best of VMWorld and Intel Server Innovation Award for its CloudMaxâ¢ Converged Cloud Infrastructure solution. Founded in 1979 and headquartered in Silicon Valley with additional locations in China and Ireland to offer global manufacturing and logistics, AMAX is a full service open-architecture manufacturer specializing in innovative server-to-rack level solutions developed for Datacenter, HPC, Cloud and Big Data applications. AMAX’s extensive menu of services includes best-in-class engineering & architectural design, ISO-certified manufacturing, customizable test automation, supply chain management, as well as global logistics, certification & technical support. As an Official OCP Solutions Provider, AMAX can build its solutions using both standard and OCP architecture. To learn more, please visit http://www.amax.com/