DFT Microsystems Strengthens Executive Team

    MONTREAL, Oct. 15 /CNW Telbec/ - DFT Microsystems, Inc. ("DFT"),
announced today the appointment of industry veteran, Ken Skala, as Vice
President, Marketing.
    "We're extremely delighted that Ken has chosen to join DFT at this very
exciting time for our company." says David Lisk President and CEO of DFT "His
extensive knowledge and proven experience in all aspects of the semiconductor
test industry will provide the impetus we need to ensure success in achieving
our growth targets."
    Ken is a seasoned and highly respected semiconductor test industry
veteran. Prior to DFT, Ken spent more than 5 years at Credence Systems where
he was responsible for product architecture, development and initial product
marketing for the award winning Diamond test platform. Prior to Credence, Ken
founded Kinetix Microsystems delivering custom semiconductors and system level
test solutions to major companies such as, Maxim, Xilinx, LSI Logic, Teradyne,
Credence and Megatest. Under Ken's leadership, Kinetix grew to $11M in annual
sales. Ken co-authored seven US patents and is a BSEE graduate of
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
    "I'm thrilled to be joining DFT at this moment in time" says Skala. "The
semiconductor test industry is going through a dramatic change brought on by
the new business dynamics of lower cost consumer electronic products. DFT is
uniquely positioned to exploit this change through volume deployment of its
high performance, low-cost test technology. I'm very enthusiastic about the
prospects for the company and appreciate the opportunity to help the team
ensure success."


    DFT Microsystems, Inc delivers a breakthrough in semiconductor test cost
and performance via miniature, high throughput, mixed-signal and high-speed
digital test products. By delivering state of the art performance and signal
processing capabilities within its test modules, DFT Microsystems' technology
extends the capabilities and economic life of any ATE platform. Our
semiconductor test solutions dramatically reduce test cost and accelerate

For further information:

For further information: David Lisk, CEO, (514) 878-8271,
David.Lisk@dftmicrosystems.ca; www.dftmicrosystems.com

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