STAr Awarded Multiple Orders of PDQ-WLR (Wafer-Level Reliability) Software  

Hsinchu, Taiwan, February 01, 2016 – STAr Technologies, a leading supplier provides advanced automated parametric and reliability test systems and probe cards in the semiconductor industry, today announced order for multiple units of PQD wafer-level reliability (WLR) software.  The PDQ-WLR software reliability suite has been successfully installed for one of the leading semiconductor manufacture in February of 2016.

The PDQ-WLR reliability softwaresuite for semiconductor process and device reliability is originally developed by Sandia Technologies which includes PDQ-WLR, PDQ-AT, PDQ-PC (aka ASUR-SDR), Newton (aka ASUR-RDA) and PDQ-FAB licensed products. Under the terms of agreement effective in 2015, STAr Technologies has the exclusive rights to produce, practice, sell, service, maintain and distribute the products to worldwide customers and also has full access to all research and development materials from Sandia Technologies for use in upgrades, developments and customization of products.

“We are pleased to bring PDQ-WLR, the leading reliability test library, to worldwide customers for advanced semiconductor process and device qualification. STAr provides best-of-class products to our customers and is quickly recognized as total reliability solution provider,” said Dr. Choon-Leong Lou, CEO of STAr Technologies. “This sale of PDQ WLR shows the high value of wafer-level reliability suite and our capability to improve customers’ competitiveness in faster reliability qualification turnaround time cost-efficiently.”

About STAr Technologies, Inc.
STAr Technologies specializes in advanced test systems, software, probe cards and professional services for the semiconductor industry. STAr’s expertise encompasses parametric electrical tests (E-test), wafer-level and package-level reliability tests (WLR & PLR), analog/mixed signal automatic test equipment (ATE), probe cards, test load boards and IC test sockets. STAr Technologies is established on August 2000 with headquarter based in Hsinchu, Taiwan and subsidiaries in U.S.A., Japan, South Korea, Singapore, China and India.

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