Analogic Corporation was incorporated in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in November 1967. The company is a technology company that designs and manufactures medical imaging and security systems and subsystems sold to original equipment manufacturers, or OEMs, and end users mainly in the healthcare and airport security markets. Its business is strategically aligned into three segments: Medical Imaging, Ultrasound, and Security Technology. Medical Imaging mainly includes systems and subsystems for CT and MRI medical imaging equipment as well as state-of-the-art, Selenium-based detectors for screening and diagnostic applications in mammography. Ultrasound includes ultrasound systems and transducers primarily in the urology, surgery (including robotic assisted surgery), anesthesia, and point-of-care markets. Security Technology includes advanced threat detecting CT systems utilizing its expertise in advanced imaging technology and primarily used in the checked baggage screening at airports worldwide. Its competitors include General Electric Corporation, Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V., Hitachi Medical Corporation, and Fujifilm. Its manufacturing facilities are subject to numerous environmental laws and regulations, particularly with respect to industrial waste and emissions.