Amazon has bought Finnish 3D technology firm Umbra which has created one of the most advanced technologies in the world to manage giant 3D models, for an undisclosed sum.
Umbra was born in 2006 as a spinoff from Hybrid Graphics when it was acquired by Nvidia. It has raised a total of $3.4 million from investors including Lifeline Ventures and Inventure.
“As the established gaming industry standard in graphics optimization for more than a decade, Umbra is now redefining rapid visualization for all industry ecosystems utilizing complex 3D models,” the company has described itself.
The companies did not unveil any details of the deal.