TITLE

KLA-Tencor acquires DFM metrology sw supplier

AUTHOR(S)
Mutschler, Ann Steffora
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Electronic News;7/2/2007, Vol. 53 Issue 27, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the acquisition of software supplier FabSolve LLC by semiconductor yield management and manufacturing equipment provider KLA-Tencor Corp. FabSolve publicizes itself as a design for manufacturing (DFM) tool provider on its website. According to FabSolve president Paul Proctor, the company's geographical information systems (GIS) database structure as applied to integrated circuit (IC) design databases is used as a reference for accurately locating and classifying defects.
ACCESSION #
25764127

 

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