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

Makuhari, CHIBA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 7, 2005--Test Systems Strategies Incorporated (TSSI(TM)) today announced that Realtek Semiconductor Corp., one of the world's leading IC providers, has selected TSSI's Test Development Series (TDS(TM)) software for test program development.

"We selected TSSI for its leadership in design and test conversion and validation software," said Mr. Jessy Chen, Executive Vice President of Realtek. "Being the standard tool in the industry since 1986, TDS provides the capability and reliability that our test team can count on to obtain quality test patterns for our Teradyne tester platforms."

"Being selected by Realtek, a leading IC provider of advanced communications and multimedia IC products, confirms TSSI's value proposition of reliability over price. Plus, our conversion technologies continue to meet the challenges of high-end IC devices." Said Hau Lam, President and CEO of TSSI. "Test engineers time is much too precious to wait for bug fixes from unproven tools. Realtek's investment shows commitment to quality, productivity, and competitiveness by equipping its engineering team with best-in-class solutions."