Press Release

Tuesday, 03 October 2023 10:59

EDA Industries after the participation at ISES EU Power and ICSCRM 2023: «Occasions to exchange suggestions and ideas»

EDA Industries, an engineering company leader in the production of Burn-in and Test Equipment for the semiconductor industry, has recently participated in two important events of its sector held in Italy: the International Semiconductor Executive Summits (ISES) EU Power and the International Conference on Silicon Carbide and Related Materials (ICSCRM 2023).

The first one, planned on 14 and 15 September in Stresa, aimed to bring together power semiconductor professionals from all over the world, offering opportunities to learn from and engage with industry leaders. The other one, organized in Sorrento from September 17 to 22 and focused on WBG semiconductor devices, had the will to share and discuss the most recent achievements and roadmap trends with important players in the industrial, academic and public fields.

The EDA Breakthrough Solution for SiC and GaN presented at ISES EU Power

During the first day of the ISES EU Power, Luca Lillacci, General Manager of EDA Industries, presented "The EDA Breakthrough Solution for SiC and GaN Front-End and Back-End", highlighting that the growth of WBG devices in the semiconductor market has pushed his company to new challenges. «EDA Industries – said Lillacci – has decided to use its experience in the WBG Back-End environment extending the same approach also to the Front-End. The result has been a unique solution for both environments, composed of the products SocrATE and ETNA and provided by advanced data analysis software tools and innovative automation processes».

A great satisfaction for the company, founded in 1993 in Italy and expanded in 1998 in Asia to address even more the requirements of the international semiconductor market. «Our objective is to become one of the leading companies in Burn-in and Testing of Single devices and Power modules based on SiC and GaN technologies – continued Lillacci – and so for us, it is important to join events that involve eminent personalities in the world of WBG technologies. ISES EU Power and ICSCRM 2023 in Sorrento have certainly represented two real occasions to exchange suggestions and ideas».

EDA Industries – profile of the company

EDA Industries has its headquarter in Rieti and over the years has opened offices in Terni and Catania, as well as in the Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, China, and Morocco.

EDA Industries has installed more than 500 systems in 25 countries, providing a full turn-key solution for Testing, Burn-In, and Reliability Tests:

- Wafer Level Burn-in Solution for SiC and GaN

- Burn-in & Test Equipment for SiC, GaN, Mixed Signal and Digital Application

- Burn-in Chambers

- Environmental Stress Systems

- Burn-in Boards

- Application and Engineering support

- Automated Solution for Burn-in process

- Burn-in & Reliability Service

With a strong focus on the Automotive market and the evolution of its SocrATE WLBI and ETNA Equipment, EDA's principal strategic objective is to strengthen and confirm its leadership in Burn-in & Testing both in Front-End and Back-End, furnishing a unique Testing Platform for WBG devices.


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Tuesday, 27 June 2023 12:56

EDA Industries celebrated 30 years at the Abbey of San Pastore

Last Friday, June 23, at the Abbey of San Pastore, EDA Industries, a Rieti-based company that is a world leader in the production of equipment for burn-in and test of semiconductors, celebrated its 30-year milestone during a celebratory event, which has involved EDA employees, authorities, customers and stakeholders. A great satisfaction for the company founded in 1993 by Fortunato Palella, which, after expanding in 1998 to Singapore, has over the years opened new offices not only in Terni and Catania, but also in the Philippines, Malaysia, China and Morocco.

During the initiative, EDA Industries reviewed its major successes and investments, highlighting the value of its employees and growth goals for the future. "We strongly believe that the true strength of EDA Industries is our People - said President Fortunato Palella and CEO Christina Allarces during the celebration - We will continue to put our human resources and their needs at the center, while investing in technological innovation and in the electric vehicle market. In recent years we have been crossed the boundaries of Burn-in and now we want to consolidate ourselves as a leading company for testing solutions for new SiC and GaN technologies. Already by 2023, we expect growth in turnover, which, over time, will be supported with significant investments in plants, personnel and above all research."

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Thursday, 15 June 2023 08:12

EDA Industries turns 30 years old, on June 23 event at the Abbey of San Pastore

EDA Industries, the world's leading manufacturer of Burn-In and Test Equipment for the semiconductor industry, reached the prestigious 30-year milestone. A celebration to commemorate this important achievement will take place on 23 June 2023 at the Abbey of San Pastore, with the presence of EDA employees, authorities, customers, and stakeholders.

During the initiative, the activities and growth of the company, which now looks optimistically to future challenges, will be reviewed. "The achievement of 30 years represents for EDA a reason of great pride and satisfaction - says the company's president and founder Fortunato Palella - We will continue to work to create value in our industry, maintaining a relationship of trust and collaboration with our customers, suppliers and partners. I would also like to thank each of our employees for their daily commitment and enthusiasm in everything they do."

Founded in 1993 in Rieti, EDA Industries expanded to Singapore in 1998, opening new offices over the years in both Terni and Catania, as well as in the Philippines, Malaysia, China and Morocco. Over time, the company has installed more than 500 pieces of equipment worldwide, providing a complete solution for performing burn-in and reliability testing. In 2022, turnover was 36.8 million euros, while employees exceeded 160.

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Wednesday, 22 March 2023 17:24

EDA being evaluated by some of the major players in the SiC and GaN sector

The market demand for high voltage WLBI systems, especially for SiC and GaN, is growing rapidly.

In this context, EDA Industries has decided to invest further in this sector, building on the success of the first supplies of EDA systems and motivated by the forthcoming evaluation of the WLBI system by other important top players in the market.

The Wafer Level Burn-In, in addition to the well consolidated Burn-in and Package Testing system, provides SiC and GaN manufacturers with seamlessly integrated solutions to meet stress testing needs at both the front-end and back-end levels. Data correlation is ensured by equivalent architectures and managed by an advanced data analysis SW.

Thursday, 30 September 2021 15:06

RBA Certification: EDA S.P.A has obtained the GOLD Status

EDA Completed the RBA Validated Audit Process, achieving GOLD Status.

Tuesday, 27 October 2020 09:37


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Thursday, 15 June 2017 10:14

Consegna borse di studio allievi iscritti corso di laurea in ingegneria industriale


Tuesday, 14 March 2017 10:11

In Honor of Filippo Sanna, victim of Earthquake, EDA Industries donates 2 scholarship

Wednesday, 30 April 2014 00:00

EDA Industries & Test Insight Collaborate To Release Full Test Creation Flow For EDA’s Burn-In Systems

Test Insight, a world leader in software tools for linking design to test and managing ATE programs, announced today that EDA Industries , has adopted ATEGen to Translating STIL/WGL into EDA Industries tester format.

ATEGen provides Direct conversion from cycle driven simulation data (ATPG scan patterns) (WGL/TDL/STIL) to tester.

“Fast and efficient conversions of patterns allows a smooth test creation flow andsaves EDA customers engineering time and conversion turn-around time,” according to Emiliano Polpetta , System Business Unit Manager.

"EDA has an excellent reputation for innovation and quality and we are delighted that they have chosen Test Insight solutions as a partner" said Etay Bransky Director of Sales at Test Insight, " ATEGen's high performance saves a lot of time - especially on large design files.