Canaan is a China-based computer hardware manufacturer. Established in 2013 by N.G. Zhang, Canaan specializes in Blockchain servers and ASIC microprocessor solutions for use in bitcoin mining. Initially, Canaan mainly developed FPGA products based on the SHA-256 algorithm. After that, it released Avalon Blockchain ASIC. Canaan only produces SHA-256 based ASICs. Canaan went public on NYSE in Nov-2019.
N. G. Zhang