Acer Inc. (Acer) is an information and communication technology company that develops, designs, markets, and supports IT products. The company offers wide range of products that include personal computer, LCD monitor, server, projector, tablet PC, smartphone, and ICT devices. It also provides AcerCloud applications and services. Acer offers its products under various brand names that include Acer, Gateway, and Packard Bell. Its research and development activities includes development of the user interface, ICT related hardware, and software, industrial design, and cloud technology. The company operates in America, Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, China and Taiwan. It is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan.