Centipede Systems – The MicroConnection Company
Centipede is a technology leader managed by seasoned veterans of successful silicon valley start-ups. The Company provides micro-connection technology for electronics operating at the highest levels of density and performance, specializing in advanced burn-in and test. A continuing stream of new products includes advanced sockets, micro-connectors, test-in-tray components, and automated systems for testing MEMS devices.
Centipede has taken the leadership position in providing enabling technologies for Test-in-Tray Automation, a vital next step forward for semiconductor burn-in and test. In order to facilitate the cooperation and standardization necessary for growth of this emerging industry, Centipede has established MicroConnections Newsletter and the Test-in-Tray User Group. Centipede is dedicated to providing the micro-connection technology and systems needed for the future of semiconductor electronics.
Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, Centipede Systems is an independent, privately held company. Centipede now holds 14 US Patents in the field of micro-connections and electrical test, with more than 35 additional US patent applications in process.
1999 Founded as DecisionTrack, LLC
2000 Licensed Wafer Burn-in Tech
2003 Licensed MicroTorq™ Probe
2003 Opened R/D facility in San Jose
2003 Centipede Systems Established
2006 High performance rf socket
2008 MicroConnections Newsletter
2009 FlexFrame™ for TnT Applications
2009 First Test-in-Tray User Group
“Centipede has taken the leadership position in providing enabling technologies for Test-in-Tray Automation, a vital next step forward for semiconductor burn-in and test.”