CyberOptics Announces 3D Sensor Supply Relationship with Industry Leader KLA-Tencor
CyberOptics (Nasdaq: CYBE), a leader in 3D optical sensing technology, has qualified as a supplier to KLA-Tencor (Nasdaq: KLAC), and has entered into a mutually exclusive agreement to supply 3D sensor subsystems for KLA-Tencor BEOL package inspection systems. The agreement leverages CyberOptics ongoing R&D efforts into 3D sensing with KLA-Tencor’s industry leading systems design, applications expertise, and customer service.
“As we looked to continue to expand our product portfolio further into 3D inspection, we analyzed a number of potential technologies and concluded that the CyberOptics Multiple-Reflection Suppression (MRS) technology has the most potential to meet our needs,” commented Rod Smith, Director, Technology Sourcing at KLA-Tencor. “By partnering with CyberOptics, we are able to improve our time to market and supply more compelling system solutions to our customers.”
“We are delighted to have won the approval of a technology leader such as KLA-Tencor to use CyberOptics’ technology and to enter into a long-term agreement with them,” said Dr. Subodh Kulkarni, CEO of CyberOptics. He added, “This further validates our belief that CyberOptics’ technology and IP can be deployed in many markets as best-in-class.”
About CyberOptics Corporation
CyberOptics Corporation (www.cyberoptics.com) is a leading global developer and manufacturer of high precision sensing technology solutions. CyberOptics sensors are being used in general purpose metrology and 3D scanning, surface mount technology (SMT) and semiconductor markets to significantly improve yields and productivity. By leveraging its leading edge technologies, the company has strategically established itself as a global leader in high precision 3D sensors, allowing CyberOptics to further increase its penetration of its key vertical segments. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, CyberOptics conducts worldwide operations through its facilities in North America, Asia and Europe.
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