Anite

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Anite plc
Public (LSEAIE)
Industry Software
Founded 1973
Headquarters Fleet, Hampshire
Key people
Clay Brendish, (Chairman)
Christopher Humphrey (CEO)
Revenue £122.5 million (2012)[1]
£22.5 million (2012)[1]
Profit £16.2 million (2012)[1]
Website www.anite.com

Anite plc provides mobile device, infrastructure and network testing systems to the international wireless market and is listed on the London Stock Exchange.

History[edit]

The company was founded in 1973 as Cray Electronics: in October 1996 it changed its name to Anite Group.[2] In 2006 it acquired Nemo, a network test business.[3]

In June 2015, Anite received a takeover offer from US software company Keysight Technologies in a deal worth £388 million.[4]

Operations[edit]

The company has two sides to its business:[5]

  • Device & Infrastructure Testing and Network Testing for the wireless market

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Preliminary Results 2012
  2. ^ IT Services: Anite Slow to Bear Fruit
  3. ^ Anite Completes Nemo Buy Light Reading, 12 December 2006
  4. ^ Mamidipudi Soumithri (17 June 2015). "Keysight Technologies to buy UK's Anite in $607 million deal". Reuters. Retrieved 17 June 2015. 
  5. ^ Anite: Businesses

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