Boca Microsystems was founded in Boca Raton, Florida on April 21, 2000. BMiC was formed to serve the fast growing demands of high technology companies locally and worldwide. Boca Raton is an internationally known community located on the Southeast coast of Florida, approximately one hour north of Miami and thirty minutes South of Palm Beach. Perhaps best known in business circles as the birthplace of the IBM Personal Computer, Boca Raton has a diverse base of industry with a focus on technology. Some of the key players in the greater Boca Raton area include: Sony Professional Products, Sensormatic, Motorola, Siemens, Rexall/Sundown Vitamins, AstralTech Americas, and Tyco to name only a few. The quality of life, a diverse and educated labor pool, low taxes, and superb weather continue to enhance the Boca Raton area as a national center for business and commerce.