LaCie products are integrated across a diverse array of operating systems. The company s storage, optical, backup, color and add-on devices can be found in homes, classrooms, businesses and multimedia design firms. LaCie equips customers systems that require power, speed and freedom in hard drive capacity, data archiving and graphics aids. LaCie creates external storage solutions and color monitors for professionals and everyday users to easily manage their digital lives. Powerful technology combined with unique designs by the internationally acclaimed Philippe Starck, Neil Poulton and Porsche Design GmbH make LaCie the world leader in storage innovation. The company consists of a worldwide network of distributors, authorized resellers, production facilities, and in-house sales and technical support staff. Established in France in 1989, the company is headquartered in North America, Europe and Asia and listed on the Paris Nouveau Marhce. LaCie s U.S. offices are headquartered in Hillsboro, Ore.