Tektronix Communications Completes Acquisition of Arbor Networks

August 31, 2010

PLANO, Texas, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ — Tektronix Communications, a leading worldwide provider of Network Intelligence and communications test solutions, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Arbor Networks, a leading provider of network security and management solutions for converged carrier networks and next-generation data centers. The terms of the acquisition are not disclosed.

Upon completion of the acquisition, Arbor Networks joins Danaher’s portfolio of communications and enterprise companies, which includes Tektronix Communications, Fluke Networks and Visual Network Systems. The group forms one of the industry’s strongest and most comprehensive portfolios of products and solutions, and enables its fixed-line, mobile, converged/IP and enterprise customers to deploy, measure, monitor and secure communications and enterprise networks.

About Tektronix Communications

Tektronix Communications provides network operators and equipment manufacturers around the world an unparalleled suite of network diagnostics and management solutions for fixed, mobile, IP and converged multi-service networks. This comprehensive set of solutions support a range of architectures and applications such as LTE, fixed mobile convergence, IMS, broadband wireless access, WiMAX, VoIP and triple play, including IPTV. Tektronix Communications is headquartered in Plano, Texas. Learn more about the company’s test, measurement and network monitoring solutions by visiting www.tektronixcommunications.com.

About Arbor Networks

Arbor Networks® is a leading provider of network security and management solutions for converged carrier networks and next-generation data centers, including more than 70 percent of the world’s Internet service providers and many of the largest enterprise networks in use today. Arbor’s secure service control solutions give customers a single, unified view into their networks’ performance, helping them to quickly detect anomalous behavior, mitigate threats and enforce policy. This translates into actionable business intelligence to generate new forms of revenue and to maintain a competitive advantage.

Arbor also maintains ATLAS – a unique collaborative effort with 100+ service providers across the globe sharing real-time security, traffic and routing information. No other entity today has both aggregated this much real-time information about what is happening across the Internet and developed the means for cross-provider collaboration that informs numerous business decisions. For technical insight into the latest security threats and Internet traffic trends, please visit www.arbornetworks.com.

Tektronix is a registered trademark of Tektronix, Inc. All other trade names referenced are the service marks, trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies.

Arbor Networks, Peakflow, ATLAS and the Arbor Networks logo are trademarks of Arbor Networks, Inc. All other brand names may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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