Fountain Valley, CA—Kingston Technology Company, Inc., was ranked #19 on the 2021 list of America’s Largest Private Companies by Forbes. Moreover, in the report, Kingston leads the pack in the industry rank of Technology Hardware & Equipment. Kingston Technology is a provider of memory products and technology solutions.
Several factors contributed to the ranking. Through the last few years of uncertain market conditions, Kingston continues to offer top-tier sales support and access to in-house product experts and engineers who embody the Kingston Is With You working attitude.
Moreover, this has led to three successful decades of reliability and support for its customers. Kingston maintains its competitive advantage by working closely with its suppliers, partners as well as customers; and it remains flexible and adapts to ever-changing needs.
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In 2021, Kingston was ranked as the #1 supplier of third-party DRAM for the eighteenth consecutive year. It was also named #1 supplier of Channel SSD and has been the #1 supplier of hardware-encrypted USB drives since 2016; this distinction includes Kingston’s IronKey line.
With the introduction of its new enthusiast gaming line, Kingston Fury, this led to an exceptional year for Kingston. The company also launched DDR5 products and was the first third-party supplier to receive Intel Platform Validation.
“This Forbes standing is a great honor; we’re proud of the growth we have achieved over a difficult and challenging period for businesses around the world. It could not have been accomplished without strong support from our vendors, resellers and distribution partners,” said Craig Tilmont, senior director of marketing, Kingston.
“Thank you to all that have shared in our success. Our enthusiasm is one of a start-up team but backed by years of experience. This is an exciting time for Kingston and new technology, especially with our upcoming 35-year anniversary in 2022.”