BANGALORE, INDIA: Storage, communications and consumer silicon solutions provider Marvell opened its analog semiconductor design center in Pavia, Italy on Monday.
The new center will focus on products for many markets, including cell phones, power management audio and video markets.
"Pavia is an excellent location for the design center because it will enable us to draw talented chip designers from the University of Pavia and Marvell recognizes the opportunity for analog design in Italy," said Dr. Sehat Sutardja, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Marvell.
Sutardja and Weili Dai, co-founders of Marvell, together with Arturo Krueger, a member of the board of directors of Marvell, and Angiolino Stella, Magnifico Rettore of the University of Pavia, conducted a ribbon cutting ceremony.
Marvell also has several offices in Singapore, Japan and Israel.