Tektronix has purchased Vqual, a provider of software tools for analysis, test and optimization of compressed digital media, based in Bristol, United Kingdom.
Tektronix acquired Vqual for approximately $7 million. Vqual's 14 employees will join the company.
Tektronix said the acquisition would speed the delivery of products and solutions for broadcast customers seeking to implement advanced content analysis solutions.
Vqual is a recent Broadcast Engineering IBC Pick Hit Award winner.
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