Incorporated in Sep.'83, Abacus Computers went public in 1984. The company was promoted by P B Mardia, U J Ghelani and P J Ghelani. The company provides technical consultancy services to the industry in general and to the computer users in particular. Its services include feasibility studies, design and development of specialised packaged software, system software and hardware maintenance. It has designed a multi-format off line data entry/data conversion system and a multi-user PC. The company launched its first DTP system -- Linos Professional, in 1985. It is also engaged in marketing of DTP systems, laser printers, computers and other hardware. It came out with a rights issue in May '93 to finance the project to manufacture laser printers and design of specialised software. It has a technical collaboration with Microtek, Taiwan, to assemble the Microtek laser printers. Abacus Computers has signed an MoU with International Comptech Engineering Services, Canada to market its software products and services in Canada and North America.