ASUS has recently announced that they will be acquiring the Next Unit of Computing (NUC) business from Intel. This move solidifies ASUS’s commitment to expanding their product lineup and catering to the growing edge computing needs of the industry.
In the short term, ASUS will take over the production and sales of the existing 10th-13th Gen NUC models, which have been on the market since September 1st. However, their long-term vision involves developing and introducing new and innovative NUC products to the market.
To support this expansion, ASUS has established a new business unit called NUC BU, which will focus primarily on selling edge computing solutions to the business and industrial sectors. As part of this transition, ASUS will also be transferring a number of Intel employees to their organization.
TLDR: ASUS is acquiring Intel’s NUC business and will continue to sell their current models while developing new ones. They are creating a new business unit to focus on selling edge computing solutions to the business and industrial sectors.