MCC Acquires Data Translation, Strengthens Position in Data Acquisition
NORTON, MA. – November 11, 2015 – Measurement Computing (MCC) today announced its acquisition of Data Translation (DT), a leading designer, manufacturer, and provider of data acquisition solutions for the test and measurement marketplace.
DT is a pioneer in PC-based data acquisition, and brings highly complementary products to MCC’s portfolio. With expertise in the design of high-accuracy, high-quality modules compatible with USB, LXI, PCI, and Ethernet and application software, DT will strengthen the capabilities and performance of MCC’s current offerings.
“Together, DT and MCC can leverage the strengths of our respective brands, improve operational efficiency, continue to support existing customers, and invest in new product development,” said Peter Anderson, General Manager for MCC. “We believe that by leveraging our strengths and complementary technologies, we can better serve the needs of our mutual customers.”
Fred Molinari, Founder of DT, added, “By joining MCC, our customers will benefit from an enhanced product offering, continued support of existing products, and the resources to build on over 40 years as an innovator in data acquisition.”
DT and its subsidiary in Germany, Data Translation GmbH, will operate as a subsidiary of MCC under the DT brand and channel. Customers should continue to contact DT or DT distributors for product sales and support. For details, visit http://www.datatranslation.com.
DT was represented by the Boston-based, boutique investment banking firm, Versailles Group, Ltd. (www.versaillesgroup.com).
Measurement Computing designs and manufactures data acquisition devices that are easy to use, easy to integrate, and easy to support. Included software options are extensive and provided for both programmers and non-programmers. Free technical support, limited lifetime warranties, and low cost of ownership make Measurement Computing the easiest choice for data acquisition.
About Data Translation
Data Translation, founded in 1973 and headquartered in Marlboro, Mass., is a leading designer, manufacturer, and provider of data acquisition solutions for the test and measurement marketplace. With expertise in the design of high-accuracy, high-quality hardware and application software, DT partners with end users and OEMs to achieve their test and measurement goals. The Company offers modules compatible with USB, LXI, PCI, and Ethernet and the supporting application software. Popular applications for the products include sound and vibration, temperature measurement, strain and bridge-based measurement, and voltage measurement, among others.