Holding "Informtest" was formed in 1996 by group of companies engaged in engineering of control and diagnostic systems for ground electronic equipment and space vehicles control equipment, data transfer systems and space communication systems .
The oldest company of holding was engaged in terminal data processing systems engineering in 1990.
Specialists of holding's companys have more than 20 years experience of various purpose data processing and transfer systems development and exploitation.
At the end of 2003 our stuff is 96 employees including 1 doctor and 1 candidate of technical science. Average age of the employees is 34 years.
Main holding's activity is development, manufacturing and supply of backborn-modular VXIbus-based measurement systems. Such systems are widely used during testing of hightech complex products like different spacecrafts, plains, turbine engines, new types of chips etc. Holding "Informtest" is leading russian manufacturer of this kind of equipment. In 1998 Informtest became the first russian company that entered international alliance of VXI equipment manufacturers (VXIbus plug&play Allience). During the period from 1997 to 2003 holding's companies developed more than 43 different types of VXI modules, manufactured more than 900 pcs. of VXI-instruments, supplied tens of VXI-systems. As there are still no other russian VXI manufacturers at the market main competitors of Informtest are american companies. So newest components and most modern technical approachs are used in Informtest devices for their higest quality and competitiveness provision.
In 2001 Holding "Informtest" signed distributor agreement with VXI Technology Inc. and became their exclusive distributor in Russia. It allowed usage of world best VXI-mainframes and high quality new age VXI-instruments made by VXI Technology in Informtest's VXI-systems. On May 1, VXI Technology purchased the "Mechanical Data Acquisition Business Segment" from Agilent Technologies. It let VXI Technology to take an absolutely new level among world's leading VXI manufacturing companies.
Many Informtest's VXI-systems contains foreign VXI-instruments. Informtest's specialists have great experience in integration of third-part VXI-instruments into russian VXI-systems and ready to give any help to russian customers.
In 2002 Informtest for the first time in Russia start manufacturing of whole family of mezzanine VXI digitizers. It allowed creation of new class of russian VXI-systems for testing of complex equipment with great amount of different sensors (avionic and other engines, turbines etc.).
In 2003 also for the first time in Russia Informtest has finished development and begun manufacturing of VXIbus system interfaces (connection of VXI-devices with PC via high-speed VXB bus). Also in 2003 Informtest has presented to customers a first russian embedded VXI PC computer (Pentium III 700 mhz) for operation in VXI-systems. In 2004 will appear new VXI PC Pentium III 1,26Ghz.
During the period from 2000 to 2003 Holding "Informtest" has developed 9 types of custom interface simulators for Rosaviacosmos needs and ready to perform turnkey development of control-test and measuring VXI-systems.
Own range of VXI-instruments developed by Informtest constantly grows at average on 10% per year.
In 2007 Holding "Informtest" got the status of VXIbus Consortium Sponsor Member.
Holding Informtest is an “Informational Member” of the LXI Consortium since 2007.
In 2012 Informtest Holding became the first and only Russian control equipment producer, admitted to the international AXIe Consortium.