A tech company is to create up to 50 new jobs in Galway city.
FotoNation, which has been in Galway since 1997, has today officially opened its new offices in the Parkmore East Business Park.
It's a subsidiary of the Xperi Corporation - based in Silicon Valley, USA and develops imagery and computer vision solutions.
With plans to expand its R & D team, Xperi's DTS subsidiary will establish an innovation hub at its new Galway location.
In addition, the company is working to expand its local engineering talent around high-potential growth initiatives, and these investments are expected to result in at least 50 new engineering positions over the next few years.
The Xperi Corporation currently employs about 700 people worldwide.