SoC Provider Sets Up Shop In San Diego

Imagination Technologies, a provider of system-on-a-chip IP, said today that it has opened up a headquarterse in San Diego to launch its U.S. operations. Imagination develops system-on-a-chip (SoC) technology for graphics, video and display cores, DSP/RISC, communications, and other areas for customers such as Intel, Texas Instruments, and Freescale Semiconductor. The firm said that it has hired a director of business development and director of sales to head the company's new US offices.