Zuken to Acquire Vitech Corporation
Systems Engineering Company Complements and Expands Zuken Solutions
29 January 2019 – Westford, MA, USA – Zuken Inc (6947:TYO) today announced an agreement to purchase Vitech Corporation for an undisclosed amount. Vitech is a global solutions company based in Blacksburg, VA, United States, specializing in systems engineering, with products and services directed at the Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) market.
As product complexity continues to increase, companies are adopting MBSE tools and processes to better define product requirements, structure and behavior. Vitech Corporation’s GENESYS product is a MBSE software tool that incorporates the key components of building a complex system involving people, processes, data, and documentation. Companies in the aerospace, transportation and military segments rely on Vitech to enhance their system engineering processes and outcomes.
Zuken is a global provider of electrical and electronic design, and data management solutions to a range of industries that includes automotive, transportation, aerospace and consumer electronics. Zuken’s global brands include CR-8000, a native 3D multi-board / IC packaging design platform; and E3.series, an industry-leading wire harness design solution. The acquisition of Vitech will complement and expand Zuken’s advanced design technologies portfolio with a systems engineering solutions offering.
For more information see www.zuken.com and www.vitechcorp.com
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About Vitech Corporation
For more than 25 years, Vitech Corporation has delivered innovative, industry-leading solutions, which provide the tools and insight required to define, develop, and manage complex systems for government agencies, private and public companies, and universities across the globe. Vitech’s software and services solutions are built upon a solid foundation of proven systems engineering. Vitech’s CORE™ and GENESYS™ software gives you the insight to significantly enhance program productivity, reduce risks and lower costs, and improve project results. www.vitechcorp.com
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