Harris Corp. and Tektronix Component Solutions, have signed a strategic partnership agreement which is intended to aid mutual customers in the defense industry and in the innovation of next-generation products.
The two companies has worked together for more than 13 years to develop and deliver high-performance intra-aircraft communications systems for next-generation military aircraft, including most recently the F-22A Raptor and F-35 Lightning II (Joint Strike Fighter).
Individual products have included multi-chip modules, fiber-optic transmitters and receivers, and electro-optic transceivers.
Ron Kerns, Subcontracts Manager at Harris Corp. said, “The creation of this relationship reflects that value and our desire to turn a solid working relationship into a great partnership for the continued development of advanced communications systems.”
The agreement is aimed at enhancing collaboration, sharing technology and strategy development, improve program execution and increase greater growth for both companies.
Tektronix Component Solutions, formerly known as Maxtek, provides a range of custom design, prototyping, manufacturing, and test services to equipment manufacturers.