Image (NASDAQ: SIMG), a leading provider of HD connectivity
solutions today announced the expansion of its Shanghai research and
development (R&D) center to support the increased demand for the
Company’s mobile technologies in China and other Asia-Pacific regions.
The expanded Silicon Image Electronics Technology Shanghai facility,
which also functions as the head office for Silicon Image in China,
employs approximately 150 people in engineering, sales and support
positions. Engineering efforts at this location are focused on advanced
connectivity technologies for mobile and consumer electronics devices.
Silicon Image also operates a sales office in Shenzhen, China. The
Shanghai R&D center is one of three world-class engineering sites
operated by Silicon Image worldwide; two other centers are located in
Sunnyvale, CA, USA and Hyderabad, India.
“We opened the Shanghai R&D center in 2008 and have seen the R&D team
become an integral part of our global engineering group as well as a key
contributor to new technology developments,” said Camillo Martino, chief
executive officer at Silicon Image, Inc. “Shanghai, with its highly
skilled workforce, excellent university system and first-rate
infrastructure, has proven to be an ideal location to serve our
customers in China, who integrate our technologies into innovative
mobile and consumer electronics products for this dynamic and vibrant
Silicon Image has been a noted presence in China since 2006 with its
products based on the HDMI® technology standard widely
adopted by Chinese consumer electronics manufacturers. Most recently,
Silicon Image products based on the MHL® mobile connectivity
standard have been integrated by a number of mobile device manufacturers
in China. In addition, Silicon Image's wholly-owned subsidiary, Simplay
Labs, LLC, has Authorized Test Centers (ATCs) in Beijing, Shanghai and
Shenzhen, where manufacturers can submit their HDMI and MHL-enabled
products for interoperability testing and certification.
For more information about Silicon Image’s technology solutions, visit: http://www.siliconimage.com.
For a listing of available positions at the Shanghai R&D center, visit: http://www.siliconimage.com/company/careers/.
About Silicon Image, Inc.
Silicon Image is a leading provider of connectivity solutions that
enable the reliable distribution and presentation of high-definition
content for mobile, consumer electronics, and PC markets. The company
delivers its technology via semiconductor and intellectual property
products that are compliant with global industry standards and feature
market leading Silicon Image innovations such as InstaPort™ and
InstaPrevue™. Silicon Image’s products are deployed by the world’s
leading electronics manufacturers in devices such as mobile phones,
tablets, DTVs, Blu-ray Disc™ players, audio-video receivers, digital
cameras, as well as desktop and notebook PCs. Silicon Image has driven
the creation of the highly successful HDMI® and DVI™ industry
standards, the latest standard for mobile devices – MHL®, and
the leading 60GHz wireless HD video standard – WirelessHD®.
Via its wholly-owned subsidiary, Simplay Labs, Silicon Image offers
manufacturers comprehensive standards interoperability and compliance
testing services. For more information, visit us at http://www.siliconimage.com/.
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