Imagination Technologies (IMG) acquired Caustic in late 2010 when the company had a barely functioning field-programmable ray-tracing chip. Since then IMG has invested in the group, and moved the design to a full application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC).The Caustic Series 2 is the first family of ray tracing accelerator PC boards using IMG’s ray tracing chipset. Read more about the new AIB on GraphicSpeak.
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