Springboard plans new hardware accelerator in Cambridge
|Springboard MD, Jon Bradford|
Springboard is planning the launch of a new accelerator in 2013 that draws on the skills that have traditionally provided the bedrock for the Cambridge technology cluster: hardware.
The software theme that has always been at the centre of Springboard’s work will still be there, but by mixing it up with hardware, Springboard MD, Jon Bradford, hopes it will play to one of the city’s cores strengths, the production of ground-breaking kit and then the software that actually makes it usable.
It is this type of hardware and software mix that has seen Arm become the world’s leading supplier of mobile phone chips, that has made Ubisense Cambridge’s only high tech IPO in the last five years and that has made