August 14, 2008

Teseda Taps New Engineering VP; Adds Silicon Valley Office

Teseda Corporation, a leading provider of comprehensive diagnostic and debug solutions for semiconductor yield improvement, announced today that Mark Moore has joined the management team as Vice President of Engineering. In addition, Teseda announced that they have opened a Silicon Valley office to support its growing customer base.

Moore's career has involved managing product development in several industries, including both the Electronic Design Automation (EDA) and ATE industries. Most recently, Moore was responsible for the development of the Credence Sapphire(TM) IC Test System. Prior to that, Moore held key engineering management positions at Intel Corporation and Mentor Graphics. Moore holds an MSCS from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a BSCS from Vanderbilt University.

Teseda opened its new Silicon Valley office on August 1, 2008. The office is located in San Jose at 160 Rio Robles in Building D on the KLA-Tencor campus.

"Mark is a great fit for our team and brings valuable leadership experience to a strong engineering team," said Armagan Akar, president and chief operating officer of Teseda Corporation. "The addition of a seasoned leader like Mark and the expansion of our field presence in Silicon Valley validates Teseda's new direction and is indicative of its continued growth in the Silicon Debug and Yield Improvement markets."

About Teseda Corporation

Teseda's products allow its customers to speed silicon debug, manufacturing ramp, failure analysis, and yield learning. The cross-functional, unifying solutions help to allow Teseda's customers to achieve Rapid Silicon Validation (Time To Market), Rapid Defect Analysis (Time To Volume) and Yield Assurance (Continued Volume). Teseda is headquartered in Portland, Oregon. For more information about Teseda, its products and distribution network, please call 503-223-3315 or visit