SUNNYVALE, Calif.—(BUSINESS WIRE)—June 11, 2007— GuideTech, the leading provider of high-throughput precision test and measurement instruments for the semiconductor design and manufacturing industries, today announced a new test program development tool for the Teradyne IG-XL.
"In reviewing our new installations, it was clear our Teradyne
customers were under extreme time pressure to develop and deploy
production test programs," said Frank McKiney, GuideTech's CEO and
president. "The programming tool will reduce the time it takes to
develop test programs while providing a familiar Teradyne IG-XL look
and feel. The programming tool supports test templates and
Intellisense drop down menus for creating an IG-XL test program, and
can be utilized with various IG-XL versions and test platforms from
About the GuideTech Femto 2000
The Femto 2000 enables users to cost-effectively tailor legacy,
low-cost, mid-range and high-end test systems to address customer
driven test requirements. The ability to add timing measurements when
needed enables contract manufacturers to capture new business while
minimizing their capital investment. The Femto 2000 is being used for
high-throughput production timing testing of PLLs, Phase Noise, PCI
Express, CMOS Imaging, WiFi and cell phone devices on numerous ATE
Platforms including Teradyne, Verigy, Nextest and Credence.
GuideTech is the leading supplier of production-scale
high-performance CTIA-based timing measurement solutions, allowing
semiconductor manufacturers to minimize timing-related failures and to
dramatically reduce production test costs through test-time reduction
and extending their ATE lifecycles. GuideTech customers indicate
average savings of 30-50% in their cost-of-test as a result of
deploying our products. GuideTech is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA.
For more information, please contact Ron Lau at (408) 731-8894 or
firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the company's Website and view the new
corporate video at www.guidetech.com.