ECS or Elitegroup Computer Systems Co, Ltd is a computer hardware and electronics equipment manufacturer based in the Neihu District in Taipei City, Taiwan. The company was founded in 1987 and currently operates in North America, the Pacific Rim, and Europe. ECS specializes in the design and manufacture of high-performing computer electronics and is considered as the fifth largest motherboard manufacturer in the world. Since its inception, the company has made several acquisitions and expanded their product line portfolio. Currently, the company develops and manufactures products such as thin clients, desktop replacement computers, workstations, laptops, PC motherboards, graphics cards, and other multimedia computer products.