Force Computers - (circa
Founded in 1981, Force Computers is a leading designer and
worldwide supplier of open-standards-based and custom board- and system-level
embedded computing solutions. These solutions address telecommunications, data
communications, medical, industrial control and defense and aerospace markets.
Force systems offer capabilities for Ultra Availability, remote system
management and platform management as well as feature telecom protocol software,
telecom controllers and chassis compatible with NEBS Level 3 and ETSI building
practices for 1U to 15U standard servers and custom integrated solutions.
Computers - editor mentions in the SPARC Product Directory
August 2004 - Motorola, Inc. announced it had completed the acquisition of
Force Computers from Solectron.
- Editor's comments:- Force Computers was one of more than 50 companies which
designed and made SPARC compatible servers in the 1990s. They originally got
into the SPARC CPU market by licensing the SPARCengine 1 VMEbus motherboard from
Sun Microsystems. For 10 years they were a customer of, and advertiser in,
the SPARC Product Directory.