OSRAM uses FactoryLOOK software to watch semiconductor processes

  • September 08, 2010
  • Case Study
September 8, 2010 - OSRAM Opto Semiconductors, one of the world's leading manufacturers of opto-electronic semiconductors, has selected and recently implemented Vistrian’s FactoryLOOK manufacturing intelligence software to support their manufacturing operations in their state of the art wafer fab in Penang, Malaysia. The FactoryLOOK solution was selected to provide improved visibility and accountability to OSRAM’s processes and equipment. “OSRAM Opto Semiconductors is committed to offering the most innovative, trend-setting technologies for illumination, visualization and sensing and as such the company is constantly launching new technologies and products. As a result they are always looking at methods to reduce costs & time to market, improving factory productivity and ensuring process compliance,” said Ronald Allen, CEO of Vistrian Inc. “FactoryLOOK gives them the visibility and accountability information they need to do just that with just a few clicks, very little training and without the need for third party software integrators.” “Our goal was to implement a world class wafer-fab with adequate controls to ensure the right part gets processed at the right machine with the right recipe by the right operator. We were pleased to find a partner in Vistrian to provide us just such a solution in a cost effective and turn key manner,” said Dr Roland Mueller, VP & General Manager of OSRAM Opto Semiconductors.Vistrian’s FactoryLOOK software monitors, alerts and correlates manufacturer’s data while tracking the customer’s manufacturing processes. The software works together seamlessly to provide cohesive, multi-screen views of the entire production process, presenting this data in easy to understand dashboards. Virtually all of the information required by the customer in their process can be accessed with just a few clicks, in real-time from any networked monitor or secure web browser. The software’s easy to use monitoring and alerting technology helps companies manage their production closely and consistently.About OSRAM Opto Semiconductors OSRAM is part of the Industry sector of Siemens and one of the two leading lighting manufacturers in the world. Its subsidiary, OSRAM Opto Semiconductors GmbH in Regensburg (Germany), offers its customers solutions based on semiconductor technology for lighting, sensor and visualization applications. OSRAM Opto Semiconductors has production sites in Regensburg (Germany) and Penang (Malaysia). Its headquarters for North America is in Sunnyvale (USA), and for Asia in Hong Kong. OSRAM Opto Semiconductors also has sales offices throughout the world. About VistrianVistrian Inc. provides server-based “Manufacturing Intelligence” products that extract and process data from production tools, operator interfaces, databases and legacy systems. Customers obtain improvements in process management, process development speed, yield and utilization with Vistrian technology. The company’s products provide visibility for better decision-making using dashboards and visualization tools which provides real-time access to key equipment and process performance metrics. Vistrian’s systems are highly scalable and very cost-effective, providing its customers with significantly reduced Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). The company has successfully implemented its solutions in manufacturing operations worldwide. Learn More

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