Advantech was founded in 1983 and is currently headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan. The company today employs 5,000 people worldwide and has direct operations in 23 different countries. The company was founded by 3 former Hewlett-Packard Engineers. The capital of the company is $188 million. The company offers comprehensive system integration, hardware, software, customer-centric design services, embedded systems, automation products and global logistics support.