Instrument makers Tektronix and KineticSystems just inked an agreement for KineticSystems to acquire Gage Applied, Inc., a previous subsidiary of Tektronix that makes board-level PC-based instrumentation and board-level data acquisition products. With this accord, Gage and KineticSystems are expected to leverage combined technology and engineering.
Significantly, Gage will continue to support its family of CompuScope and CompuGen products, including analog and digital I/O cards for both PCI and cPCI/PXI buses, as well as a family of software products and measurement systems. For details, contact KineticSystems Co., LLC., 900 N. State St., Lockport, Ill. 60441. Phone: (815) 838-2015. Fax: (815) 838-0095. Company Web site, or Gage Applied Technologies, Inc. 32nd Ave., Lachine, Quebec, Canada H8T 3H7. Phone: (800) 567-4243, or (514) 633-7447. Fax: (514) 633-0770. Company Web site. ---AMM (21 Oct. 2003)