- Collaboration, coupled with more than 100 years of combined on-wafer test experience, results in an evolution of innovations in device characterization and on-wafer measurements
- Innovations help accelerate customers' time-to-market
SANTA ROSA, Calif., May 23, 2016
Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS) and Cascade Microtech (NASDAQ: CSCD) are celebrating 25 years of working together to help customers solve their toughest semiconductor R&D challenges. This collaboration resulted in significant on-wafer design and test innovations—helping customers accelerate their time-to-market.
Keysight's legacy includes the original Hewlett-Packard business, founded in 1939 by Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard. Cascade Microtech was founded in 1983 by Eric Strid and Reed Gleason. In 1990, the companies began working together to build a product roadmap that resulted in significant technology breakthroughs. Now with over 100 years of combined semiconductor test experience, their joint innovations have impacted the way customers perform on-wafer research and design.
"Our decades-long association with Keysight Technologies has given us a unique opportunity to solve customer challenges," said Michael Burger, president and CEO, Cascade Microtech, Inc. "Through our early collaboration in the development cycle, we've been able to provide our customers truly innovative test solutions that improve measurement accuracy and deliver confident results."
Keysight-Cascade Microtech customer solutions highlights:
"Over the past 25 years, our teamwork became an integral part for enabling customer success in device characterization and on-wafer measurements," said Gregg Peters, vice president and general manager at Keysight Technologies. "Today we celebrate our past successes and look forward to working together over the next 25 years to continue to help our customers accelerate their products' time-to-market."
The celebration will occur at the IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium (IMS2016) on Keysight Avenue (between Keysight Booth 1239 and Cascade Microtech Booth 1439) on May 24 at 11 a.m. PT. Images are available at www.keysight.com/find/celebrate25_images.
About Cascade Microtech, Inc.
Cascade Microtech, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCD) is a worldwide leader in precision contact, electrical measurement and test of integrated circuits (ICs), optical devices and other small structures. For technology businesses and scientific institutions that need to evaluate small structures, Cascade Microtech delivers access to electrical data from wafers, ICs, IC packages, circuit boards and modules, MEMS, 3D TSV, LED devices and more. Cascade Microtech's leading-edge stations, probes, probe cards, advanced thermal subsystems and integrated systems deliver precision accuracy and superior performance both in the lab and during production manufacturing of high-speed and high-density semiconductor chips. For more information, visit www.cascademicrotech.com.
Keysight Technologies (NYSE: KEYS) is a global electronic measurement technology and market leader helping to transform its customers' measurement experience through innovations in wireless, modular, and software solutions. Keysight's electronic measurement instruments, systems, software and services are used in the design, development, manufacture, installation, deployment and operation of electronic equipment. The business had revenues of $2.9 billion in fiscal year 2015. Information about Keysight is available at www.keysight.com.
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