Uniphase Subsidiary Sold to KLA-Tencor Corp.
KLA-Tencor Corp., a supplier of semiconductor wafer inspection products, has purchased the Ultrapointe subsidiary of Uniphase Corp. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
One of Ultrapointe's main products is a confocal laser review station, which is used to analyze defects on silicon wafers in the production of semiconductors. KLA-Tencor has been the exclusive OEM reseller for the Ultrapointe confocal laser review station since 1995.
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