Evertz has agreed to acquire the assets of Quartz Electronics, a Reading, U.K.-based company specializing in master control systems. The company declined to discuss financial details.
The deal enables Evertz to offer end-to-end HD transmission and signal processing systems, branding solutions, master sync generation, terminal interface equipment, routing from small to large, fiber optics, multi-display monitoring, production tools and interfaces, and closed captioning equipment.
Quartz has also developed a portfolio of routing products that includes a wide variety of sizes, signal formats and transmission standards. The Xenon mid-size line uses optional plug-in Signal Processing Technology modules that add a variety of features within the frame. Quartz products now support more than 450 master control channels worldwide.