kla-tencor corporation, a leading provider of process control and yield management solutions, partners with customers around the world to develop state-of-the-art inspection and metrology technologies. these technologies serve the semiconductor, data storage, led, and other related nanoelectronics industries. with a portfolio of industry-standard products and a team of world-class engineers and scientists, the company has created superior solutions for its customers for more than 37 years. headquartered in milpitas, calif., kla-tencor has dedicated customer operations and service centers around the world. additional information may be found at www.kla-tencor.com.