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Magma Design Automation
Magma Launches YieldManager Solar - Proven Yield Enhancement Software Enables Solar Cell Fabs to Identify and Correct Root Causes of Yield Loss and Improve Energy Conversion of Solar Cells
SAN JOSE, Calif., July 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Magma(r) Design Automation Inc. (Nasdaq:LAVA), a provider of chip design software, today announced YieldManager(r) Solar, a yield enhancement software system customized for solar fabs that improves energy conversion efficiency, increases yield and reduces the manufacturing costs of solar cells. Based on software proven in the semiconductor industry, YieldManager Solar provides fast, accurate analysis and correlation of all metrology, inspection and performance data used throughout the solar cell manufacturing process. With this information, solar fab test and production engineers can quickly identify and correct root causes of solar energy conversion efficiency and yield degradation caused by subtle fab processing fluctuations or instability -- saving time, maximizing equipment utilization, increasing yield and reducing costs.
Magma Design Automation
Magma Partners With Orion Metrology to Improve Manufacturing Yields, Product Efficiency of Photovoltaic Solar Panels
SAN JOSE, Calif., July 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Magma(r) Design Automation (Nasdaq:LAVA), a provider of chip design software, today announced a partnership with Orion Metrology, a manufacturer of inline process monitoring and control tools for photovoltaic (PV) solar cell manufacturers, to integrate Magma's YieldManager(r) Solar with Orion Metrology inline inspection technology. Through this partnership, Magma expands the capabilities of its yield analysis platform, enabling PV solar panel manufacturers to speed defect identification and improve process control.
Direct Edge Monthly Volume for June 2009
JERSEY CITY, N.J., July 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Direct Edge announced today statistical information regarding its volume for June 2009. Direct Edge reported 1.60 billion shares handled per day in June, representing a 122.98% year-over-year increase. Direct Edge had a matched share of 11.89%. Direct Edge's matched market share ranked third among all U.S. equity markets, behind only the NYSE and NASDAQ.
RADA Electronic Industries Ltd.
RADA Electronic Industries Ltd. Has Received Over $3.2M Follow-on Production and Maintenance Orders
NETANYA, Israel, July 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RADA Electronic Industries Ltd. (Nasdaq:RADA) announced today that it has received in the second quarter of 2009 follow-on production and maintenance orders with total value exceeding $3,200,000 to deliver various video and data recorders, inertial navigation systems and various avionics products to customers worldwide.