First production units
Initial product launch of PowerQor line
Industry's first 25 amp Quarter-brick
SynQor launches in Europe
DualQor product launch
Expansion to Pacific Rim
Introduction of BusQor series - industry's first dc bus converter
Eighth-brick converters introduced
NiQor Family of POL converters launched
Relocate corporate headquarters to Boxborough, MA
Cofounder of Distributed-power Open Standards Alliance
Who We Are
SynQor is a leading supplier of power conversion solutions to
the communications, computing and industrial markets. SynQor's innovative
products are designed to exceed the demanding performance, quality, and
reliability requirements of today's power electronic engineers that are
developing leading-edge infrastructure hardware. Our global customer base
extends from small Original Equipment Manufacturers to Fortune 500
multinationals and includes the 12 largest telecom OEMs in the world. SynQor's
capabilities include both standard and custom solutions for distributed power
architectures and we deliver them with industry leading service and support.
SynQor's total commitment to quality, customer satisfaction and continuous
improvement drive our business processes and lay the foundation for our
SynQor was founded in October 1997 by M.I.T. professor Dr.
Martin F. Schlecht, who believed that a technology known as "synchronous
rectification" would revolutionize the decades old industry of DC-DC power
converters. The introduction of SynQor's first open-frame, high-efficiency
power converters in 1999 garnered widespread industry attention and praise.
SynQor promptly began full scale manufacturing in its original Hudson, MA,
facilities and soon expanded their reach across Europe and Asia. Our expanding
product line grew as fast as our list of customers, allowing SynQor to achieve
critical mass and build on our early success.
Today SynQor operates from its new 102,000 sq. ft. corporate headquarters in
Boxborough, MA. Our manufacturing facility is ISO-9001:2000 certified and
offers an exceptional illustration of U.S.-based manufacturing that
incorporates state of the art automation technology and quality control. Our
broad product line now includes thousands of part numbers, which serve a
variety of diverse industries and applications.
SynQor continues to thrive by adhering to our founding tenets of providing best
in class performance, quality, reliability and service. Our customer focused,
process-centered organization is designed to deliver operational excellence
throughout the company and incorporate continual improvement for all our
business processes. By fostering innovation we continue to redefine industry
expectations for quality and reliability metrics, in order to support a lowest
cost of ownership model.
SynQor's modular DC-DC converters serve as critical
components in a variety of applications that require the conversion and
conditioning of dc power.
Telecom/Datacom - This customer segment uses DC-DC converters
in transmission equipment, such as central office switches, basestations and
voice processing multiplexors, wireless communications, fiber optics systems,
broadcast equipment and remote access LAN equipment.
Electronic Data Processing (EDP) - The end-products of the EDP
customer segment, also referred to as the computer/office automation segment,
include: work stations, file servers, supercomputers, fault-tolerant computers,
data storage systems and networking equipment (hubs, routers, switches).
Industrial/Instrumentation/Medical/Military - These industries
use modular DC-DC converters in equipment such as industrial process controls,
automatic test equipment, transportation systems, military equipment and