Trisoft, provider of Component-based Content Management Solutions for technical documentation, announced the expansion of the Trisoft presence in the US. In December 2007, Trisoft received a 49 percent investment from SDL, provider of Global Information Management (GIM) solutions. Chip Gettinger, new VP of XML Solution, will lead Trisoft’s technical consulting efforts for clients wishing to take advantage of component-based XML and DITA solutions. SDL and Trisoft have jointly opened a US-based practice, with offices in San Jose, California. The US practice is headed by Howard Schwartz, Ph.D., VP of Enterprise Content Management.