CUPERTINO, Calif.—(BUSINESS WIRE)—May 29, 2007— Verigy (NASDAQ: VRGY), a premier semiconductor test company, and Mentor Graphics Corp. (NASDAQ:MENT), a leader in electronic hardware and software design solutions, are co-hosting a series of three half-day seminars in June on the latest advances in yield learning and logic diagnosis for semiconductor manufacturing.
Intended for product engineers, failure analysis engineers, test
engineers, managers and executives interested in understanding how to
ramp yield more effectively, the seminars will feature industry
experts from Verigy and Mentor Graphics discussing advanced techniques
for closing the gap between test, diagnosis and yield learning.
Seminar participants will hear presentations from Verigy and
Mentor, which will introduce and propose solutions for:
-- Collection of massive amounts of fail log data in
-- Delivering "zero overhead" data collection from automated
-- Fast and accurate layout aware diagnosis from compressed
-- Statistical post-processing of the results;
-- Calculation of feature based failure rates.
The Mentor/Verigy Yield Learning and Logic Diagnosis Seminars will
be held in San Jose, Calif., on June 12; Austin, Texas, on June 19;
and Waltham, Mass., on June 21, from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., and lunch
will be provided. Advance registration is required, but there is no
cost to attend. Registration is available at the Verigy Web site at
About Mentor Graphics
Mentor Graphics Corporation (Nasdaq: MENT) is a world leader in
electronic hardware and software design solutions, providing products,
consulting services and award-winning support for the world's most
successful electronics and semiconductor companies. Established in
1981, the company reported revenues over the last 12 months of about
$800 million and employs approximately 4,250 people worldwide.
Corporate headquarters are located at 8005 S.W. Boeckman Road,
Wilsonville, Oregon 97070-7777. World Wide Web site: www.mentor.com.
Verigy designs, develops, manufactures, sells and services
advanced test systems and solutions for the memory and system-on-chip
segments of the semiconductor industry. Verigy's scalable platform
systems are used by leading semiconductor companies worldwide in
design validation, characterization, and high volume manufacturing
test. Formerly part of Agilent Technologies, the company began doing
business as Verigy on June 1, 2006, and completed its initial public
offering on June 13, 2006. Information about Verigy can be found at