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PDF Solutions Inc. (PDFS)

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PDF Solutions Inc.
333 West San Carlos Street
Suite 1000
San Jose, CA 95110
United States - Map
Phone: 408-280-7900
Fax: 408-280-7915

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Industry:Technical & System Software
Full Time Employees:363

Business Summary 

PDF Solutions, Inc. provides infrastructure technologies and services to enhance yield and optimize performance of integrated circuits (IC) in Asia, Europe and North America. It offers manufacturing process solutions; volume manufacturing solutions; and design-for-manufacturability (DFM) solutions, such as logic DFM, circuit level DFM, memory DFM, and template physical IP solutions. The company also offers Characterization vehicle (CV) infrastructure, which includes CV test chips, pdCV analysis software, and pdFasTest electrical wafer test system; Yield Ramp Simulator software that analyzes an IC design to compute its systematic and random yield loss; and Template technology that includes Library Analyzer software and IP for identifying and developing a set of layout patterns. In addition, it provides Exensio YieldAware Enterprise Platform that enables sensor level root cause diagnosis of yield and performance issues that impact manufacturing, through building process models. Further, the company offers dataPOWER YMS platform that collects yield data, loads, and stores it in an analysis-ready database and allows product engineers to identify and analyze production yield, performance, reliability, and other issues; and Maestria FDC software, which provide FDC capabilities for monitoring and alarming of manufacturing tool sets. PDF Solutions, Inc. sells its technologies and services through direct sales force, solution implementation team, and strategic alliances to integrated device manufacturers, fabless semiconductor design companies, and foundries in the microprocessors, memory, graphics, image sensor solutions, and communications segments. The company was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

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Corporate Governance 
PDF Solutions Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Nov 1, 2014 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 5.
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Key Executives 
Dr. John K. Kibarian Ph.D., 50
Co-Founder, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Director and Member of Strategic Committee
Dr. Kimon W. Michaels Ph.D., 48
Co-Founder, VP of Products & Solutions and Director
Mr. Gregory C. Walker , 60
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and VP of Fin.
Dr. Cornelius Hartgring Ph.D., 60
VP of Client Services & Sales
Dr. Kwang-Hyun Kim Ph.D., 57
VP of Bus. Devel.
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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