TAIPEI, Taiwan, Jun 05, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) –
Insyde Software, a leading provider of Unified Extensible Firmware
Interface (UEFI) BIOS, today announced that it helped develop a
customized version of Android that will ship on the previously announced
Intel studybook. The Intel studybook delivered from Intel’s Education
Market Platform Group (EMPG) is a purpose-built tablet featuring unique
classroom-ready features and capabilities including an ultra rugged
design and specialized educational software.
Working with Intel’s Taipei Lab team, Insyde engineers performed
extensive Android systems integration, customization and debugging
tasks, meeting the project’s feature requirements and development
schedule. Insyde Software will have the Intel studybook available for
demonstration during the Computex Taipei, June 5-8, 2012 at Suite 2401,
Grand Hyatt Taipei.
“We are proud to be working with Intel EMPG on the studybook project,
said Steve Chen, VP of Android Development, at Insyde Software. “Not
only do we bring Android systems integration knowledge to this project,
but we are the only software company that can also supply the necessary
firmware, operating system switching technology and BSP (board support
package) as needed.”
“We are thrilled to be working with Insyde Software to help us fulfill
our vision of bringing affordable education devices to students and
teachers worldwide,” said Raju Doshi, director of marketing of Intel’s
Education Market Platform Group. “Insyde played an important role in
ensuring the Android operating system was customized to meet the
specific needs of our education market customers.”
About Insyde Software
Insyde Software (
is a leading global provider of BIOS, UEFI-based firmware, Linux
Android software solutions and engineering services for companies in the
mobile, server, desktop and embedded computing industries. The company
is publicly held (gtsm:6231) and headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan with
U.S. headquarters in Westborough, MA. The company’s customers include
the world’s leading computer systems designers and manufacturers.
Insyde and InsydeH2O are registered trademarks of Insyde Software.
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SOURCE: Insyde Software
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