Portrait Displays has been supplying visual enhancement software applications and middleware solutions for the computer display industry for almost two decades but didn’t have a closed-loop system. Customers relied on third parties to measure the results (at the screen). When a monitor manufacturer is running a production line, seconds count on the output checks. SpectraCal is probably the most respected color monitor and calibration company in the industry, known for the accuracy and quality of their light measurement equipment. Many of Portrait’s customers use SpetraCal. So it just made all kinds of sense for the two companies to come together. Read more on the acquisition.