National Instruments acquires Phase Matrix

Texas-based National Instruments (NI), a manufacturer of automated test equipment and virtual instrumentation software, has acquired Phase Matrix, a designer and manufacturer of radio frequency (RF) and microwave test and measurement instruments, subsystems and components.

The acquisition, in which Phase Matrix will continue operating under its own name, will increase the capability of NI products in high-frequency RF and microwave applications, extending the frequency range of NI products to 26.5GHz and beyond.