Canaan Gets Hive Blockchain Tracking Purchase Order for 6,500 Bitcoin Mining Machines
– Hive Blockchain bought 10,400 units of Avalon Miners from Canaan on two previous orders –
BEIJING, October 29, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Canaan Inc. (NASDAQ: CAN) (“Canaan” or the “Company”), a leading provider of high performance computing solutions, today announced that it has secured a purchase order from HIVE Blockchain Technologies Ltd. (TSX.V: HIVE; NASDAQ: HIVE) (“HIVE”), for 6,500 units of its next-generation Avalon Bitcoin mining machines.
This new order from HIVE follows two recent purchases of 4,000 units and 6,400 units from Canaan’s Avalon miners in August 2021 and January 2021, respectively.
Mr. Nangeng Zhang, President and CEO of Canaan, said, “The additional HIVE purchase order further strengthens our working relationship. The consecutive agreements are not only a testament to the quality and performance of our mining machines, but also demonstrate our effective efforts to build relationships with customers. We will continue to position ourselves as an important partner for HIVE as they accelerate their business growth. With our new generation Avalon miners along with our quality on-site and off-site support, we are confident that we will achieve greater success with our customers in the crypto mining field. “
Frank holmes, Executive Chairman of HIVE, commented: “We are delighted to build on our strategic alliances with Canaan, one of the leading manufacturers of ASICs, to achieve our goals and generate value for our shareholders, while achieving transaction that increases our cash flow and HIVE currently has around 1.2 Exahash per second (EH / s) of Bitcoin mining capacity, and with this new purchase, HIVE’s Bitcoin ASIC pipeline will be at 2 EH / s d ‘here december 2021, and 3 EH / s by March 2022. “
About Canaan Inc.
Founded in 2013, Canaan (NASDAQ: CAN) is a technology company specializing in ASIC high performance computer chip design, chip research and development, computer equipment production, and software services. The company’s vision is “super computing is what we do, social enrichment is why we do it”. Canaan has rich experience in chip design and streamlined production in ASIC field. In 2013, he released and mass produced his first ASIC Bitcoin mining machine. In 2018, Canaan launched the world’s first 7nm ASIC chip, providing energy-efficient computing equipment to the cryptocurrency mining industry. In the same year, Canaan launched the world’s first advanced artificial intelligence chip with RISC-V architecture, further harnessing the potential of ASIC technology in high performance computing and artificial intelligence.
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