Taipei, November 04, 2003
– Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq "MSFT") today announced it has entered into a technology development agreement with SiS (Silicon Integrated Systems) Corp. (TSE: 2363). Under the agreement, SiS is developing advanced media Input/Output technologies for use in future Xbox® products and services.
"We're integrating SiS' cutting edge, media I/O technologies into future products to create innovative Xbox products and services that serve the digital entertainment lifestyle." said Todd Holmdahl, general manager Xbox hardware.
"The selection of Silicon Integrated Systems Corporation (SiS) by Microsoft Corporation to partner in future Xbox gaming technologies confirms the SiS track record for innovation in design and supplying leading edge technologies to the market." said Michael Chen, President and Chief Executive Officer, SiS Corp. "Microsoft's decision clearly demonstrates its confidence in SiS' ability to deliver cutting edge technologies, design & integration expertise that will be vital to future the Xbox platform."