Tektronix sells optical test product lines to Digital Lightwave

Beaverton, OR—Tektronix Inc. announced Oct. 31 it has agreed to sell its optical transmission test (OTS) products-OTS9000, OTS9010, OTS9040, OTS9100 series, OTS9200 series and OTS9300 series-to Digital Lightwave (Clearwater, FL) for $10 million in cash.

By Control Engineering Staff November 5, 2002

Beaverton, OR— Tektronix Inc. Digital Lightwave (Clearwater, FL) for $10 million in cash. Tektronix is also is transferring the lease on its Chelmsford, MA-based manufacturing facility to Digital Lightwave.

Tektronix reports that it is selling its OTS products to strategically align its resources and refine its optical strategy to meet the needs of customers in research and development applications for the optical test market.

Digital Lightwave reports that it provides the global communications networking industry with products, technology and services that enable efficient development, deployment and management of high-performance networks. Its customers include companies that deploy networks, develop networking equipment and manage networks.

Tektronix is a test, measurement, and monitoring company providing measurement solutions to the communications, computer, and semiconductor industries worldwide. With more than 55 years of experience, Tektronix enables its customers to design, build, deploy, and manage next-generation global communications networks and advanced technologies.

Control Engineering Daily News Desk
Jim Montague, news editor