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Trusted and Efficient ESD/Latch-Up Testing

Trusted and Efficient ESD/Latch-Up Testing Design engineers are increasingly being challenged to reduce the incidence of latch-up. At the same time, this task is made more difficult as devices become more complex and process technologies continue to shrink. Sage Analytical Lab has broken this barrier for Southern California’s Failure Analysis services by understanding that users […]

Premier Failure Analysis Lab Services

Premier Failure Analysis Lab Services Sage Analytical Lab is the premier failure analysis lab servicing the United States and primarily the west coast’s semiconductor, microelectronic, medical device, and telecommunication companies. With our lab headquartered in sunny San Diego, California we have positioned ourselves to service the manufacturers of Southern California and help them meet their […]

Semiconductor, Microelectronic, Medical Device, and Telecommunication Device Failure Analysis

Semiconductor, Microelectronic, Medical Device, and Telecommunication Device Failure Analysis Semiconductor, Microelectronic, Medical Device, and Telecommunication Device manufacturing companies all face similar challenges when it comes to product development – how are they going to sustain a competitive advantage among the fast-paced market and an innovative era? Many product manufacturers are burdened with reduced time-frames for […]

Best Practices: IC Troubleshooting & IC Failure Analysis

Best Practices: IC Troubleshooting & IC Failure Analysis Introduction **Sage Analytical Lab has found that when troubleshooting a complex device, knowledge is “king.” We want, and need, to know everything relevant to the issue, including the proper IC revision number, where to find relevant reference materials, and who really knows what happened at the customer’s […]

Medical Device Failure Analysis Services and Testing by Sage

Medical Device Failure Analysis Services and Testing by Sage Did you know Sage Analytical Lab has a growing number of medical device manufacturer customers? We are continuously expanding our services to meet the demand of our many medical device manufacturer organizations who have reached out to us in need of quality services for their over-runs, time […]

The Latest in FIB Equipment and Services

Sage Provides The Latest in FIB Equipment and Services San Diego, Calif. – May 8, 2015 — Sage Analytical Lab, the modern independent laboratory dedicated to providing the best-in-class analytical techniques and state of the art equipment for analyzing and diagnosing all levels of failures in today’s highly integrated and advanced semiconductor devices, has announced […]

Failure Analysis Services Techniques and Trends

Failure Analysis Services Techniques and Trends Proper failure analysis services can provide useful and cost-saving data for companies in control of their design and manufacturing processes. In this context, Sage speaks to their capability of identifying the nature or class of defects present in an IC that has failed one or more production tests. Traditionally, […]

What Makes a Good Failure Analysis Services Company?

Competition and innovation are key components that drive businesses in today’s time. The microelectronics industry experiences these pressures daily as many processes are simplified consistently with reduced costs and improved production. To ensure that microelectronic businesses are staying efficient and up to the best standards they are in need of proper quality assurance practices and […]

Sage Analytical Lab Involved with The Latest in Milling Systems

Sage Analytical Lab has invested heavily in the latest machinery by Hitachi, The Model IM4000 Milling System – OBE 0038. This latest machinery provides stress free physical processes whereby atoms are ejected from a target material due to bombardment of the target energetic particles. Sage has the enhanced capability to utilize the uniform ion-beam induced […]

Sage Differentiator against Competition

What Makes Sage a Premier Failure Analysis Lab? The semiconductor industry is highly competitive in nature from the manufacturing to distribution silos. Manufacturers have seen a spike in competition as innovation has increased and product costs have been slowly decreasing. This trend has caused a growing demand for proper quality assurance. Failure analysis labs are […]