Agilent Technologies Inc. has acquired Acqiris SA, a privately held company that provides high-speed digitisers and analysers used in commercial, industrial and government electronics markets. Financial details were not disclosed. Acqiris’ employees located in Geneva, Switzerland have even joined Agilent.
The combined technology and capabilities of Agilent and Acqiris will enhance Agilent’s ability to meet the ongoing demand from customers for in-product test and embedded data conversion, accelerating time-to-market and reducing cost. Acqiris’ expertise in high-speed digitisers and analysers compliments Agilent’s current product portfolio and strengthens Agilent’s synthetic instrument offerings.
Acqiris’ products include a broad offering of digitisers, time-to-digital converters and waveform analysers with high resolution and high-speed performance. The company also offers software, integration and development support as well as long-term maintenance and support. Acqiris has pioneered a number of breakthroughs in the data acquisition and generation field.