eSilicon Selects TSSI Design-to-Test Conversion Software for Test Program Development

SEMICON WEST, San Francisco, California, July 11, 2005 - eSilicon selects TSSI Design-to-Test Conversion Software for test program development. Test Systems Strategies Incorporated (TSSI™) today announced that eSilicon Corporation, a semiconductor company that manufactures and designs custom chips for the world's leading electronics companies, has selected TSSI's Test Development Series (TDS™) software as an internal tool for test program development.

"As a long time user of test development tools, proven solutions are very important to me and my test engineering team," stated Gary Lintner, Manager of Test Methodology at eSilicon™. "We've selected TSSI's TDS software to help us continue to meet aggressive test development schedules targeting multiple leading ATE platforms: Agilent, Credence, and Teradyne."

"eSilicon is a leading fabless semiconductor company participating in a broad range of markets," said Hau Lam, President and CEO of TSSI, "and as eSilicon's test team is continuously using our tools to meet various design and test challenges, we are proud to be selected as eSilicon's design-to-test tool vendor, and more importantly, as a partner."