BCM Advanced Research, a supplier of embedded motherboards and intelligent systems
BCM Advanced Research
Delivering Quality Intelligent Computing Systems

BCM Milestones

2016 - 2017
  • Added new product line of semi-rugged tablet, mini-POS and open frame solutions with enhanced features including mobility, low-power, security, connectivity and manageability
  • Expanding market focus on Small Retail, Next Generation Gaming, Medical and Industry 4.0 IoT compatible computing platforms
2013 - 2015
Intel Internet of Things IoT NXP Proven Connect Partner
  • Entering the door of providing the Internet of Things computing solutions and the IoT gateway solution
  • BCM Continues to work with two of the embedded technology leaders, Intel and NXP, to provide x86 and ARM/RISC custom designs and standard products to complete intelligent system solutions
  • Promoted to NXP Connect Proven Partner
  • New 110,000 Sq. Ft. facility opens in Kaohsiung, Taiwan for expanded PCBA and system assembly
  • Adding distribution channel in India serving Middle East and Asia customers
2011 - 2012
BCM Advanced Research
  • Focus on custom All-in-One Panel PC, Open Frame and POS for retail, gaming, industrial, medical industries
  • Joined the NXP Connect Partner program and begin to invest in ARM/RISC based computing platforms
  • Purchased new facility in Irvine, CA located in the heart of the Irvine Spectrum technology sector
2009 - 2010
Intel Intelligent System Alliance
  • Promoted to Associate status within the Intel® Embedded Alliance
  • BCM and Avalue Technologies complete the IPO process and begin trading on the Taiwan Stock Exchange under the ticker number 3479 completing the goal of going public set in 2006 with the merger of the two companies
  • Expanded distribution channel in Germany to serve European markets
2006 - 2008
Intel Embedded Alliance BCM Avalue
  • Entered into distribution agreement with Arrow Electronics
  • Promoted to Affiliate status within the Intel® Embedded Alliancem
  • Merged operations with Avalue Technology, Inc. to combine engineering resources and pool purchasing power creating one of Taiwan’s top embedded/industrial board and system providers while maintaining a two brand strategy
2000 - 2005
Intel Embedded Communication Alliance
  • BCM pioneers “industrial motherboard” market as a cost effective alternative to traditional embedded SBCs
  • Taipei Asia sales branch established to focus on burgeoning Asia market
  • Became an Intel® ICA Partner
  • Separated from GVC and became an independent company changing focus from the PC market to embedded board design and Manufacturing
1990 - 1999
  • BCM becomes a key board designer for six of the top ten brand name PC companies in the USA by merging with one of Taiwan’s top PCBA board manufacturers GVC Corporation with world class manufacturing facilities in Taiwan, Mainland China, Philippines and North America
  • BCM was founded in April 1990 in California providing custom motherboard designs for the fast growing PC market
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About BCM
BCM Advanced Research (BCM) is a leading developer and manufacturer of x86/ARM RISC embedded industrial motherboards and systems for ODMs and OEM that integrate computing technology into their products. We own a very strong R&D engineering team and operation department based in Southern California in order to provide prompt project develop support and instant problem solving assistance.