HAYWARD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Microlease, the leading global test and measurement equipment management organization, announced today that the company was selected as Premier Rental Partner for North America by Agilent Technologies Inc. This announcement comes just after Frost & Sullivan recently named Microlease the 2013 Global Company of the Year in Test and Measurement Rental and Leasing Services.
As the fastest growing T&M equipment rental company in the US and the third largest in the world, Microlease provides customers around the globe with a range of solutions, from short-term rentals to creative leasing options. “This partnership further enhances our ability to provide customers the highest quality test and measurement equipment and services,” says Michael Clark, Microlease Chief Executive Officer for the Americas. “We are very excited to partner with Agilent, and together we will deliver best-in-class services to customers throughout the Americas and across the globe.”
“Microlease has been a strong global partner for Agilent, so we are pleased that they have achieved our Premier Rental Partner Status here in North America,” says Mark Wallace, Vice President and General Manager of Agilent’s Americas Field Operations. “Microlease ensures Agilent customers receive quick and easy access to a large inventory of our most popular instruments. As a Premier Rental Partner, Microlease now provides our customers with even more ways to acquire the Agilent test and measurement solutions they need to solve today’s complex design and manufacturing challenges.”
Microlease Rental Services feature unique benefits to customers, such as next day delivery, daily pro-rated rental terms, and special end of term notifications. Additional Microlease services include a wide range of financing options, selling of new or refurbished equipment, and Asset Management. Microlease is also an Authorized Distributor for Agilent Technologies and supports customers with a range of Agilent solutions, including new, refurbished, and rental T&M equipment.
About Agilent Technologies
Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) is the world’s premier measurement company and a technology leader in chemical analysis, life sciences, diagnostics, electronics and communications. The company’s 20,600 employees serve customers in more than 100 countries. Agilent had revenues of $6.8 billion in fiscal 2013. Information about Agilent is available at www.agilent.com.
On Sept. 19, 2013, Agilent announced plans to separate into two publicly traded companies through a tax-free spinoff of its electronic measurement business. The new company is named Keysight Technologies, Inc. The separation is expected to be completed in early November 2014.
Founded in 1979, Microlease is one of the largest test and measurement rental companies in the world. With operations throughout North America, Europe, and Asia, Microlease services thousands of customers in over 85 countries globally. Microlease provides equipment from leading manufacturers, including Agilent Technologies, Tektronix, Anritsu, JDSU, Rohde & Schwarz and Keithley, among others. Microlease provides a range of solutions to help organizations obtain and use equipment, including rental, leasing, sale and buy-back of a wide range of test and measurement equipment as well as support services from calibration to full asset management. The services Microlease provides allow customers to minimize the costs of acquiring equipment, optimize its use, and maximize return at end of life without stretching capital expenditure. In 2013, Microlease achieved the Global Company of the Year Award in Test and Measurement Rental and Leasing Services by the leading research organization, Frost & Sullivan. For more information, please visit www.microlease.com.