As VP of Worldwide Marketing at Optimal+, David Park is responsible for corporate strategy and communications for all Optimal+ solutions and services. Most recently, he was the Director of Solutions Marketing at Synopsys, responsible for that company's vertical market initiatives for the automotive and mil-aero sectors. Prior to Synopsys, David held positions in the areas of corporate strategy, marketing, and engineering at Cadence Design Systems, Mentor Graphics, and Rockwell International. He has a BSEE from the University of California, Irvine.

Cross-Organizational Data Sharing in the Auto Supply Chain Reduces Defects

For years, semiconductor manufacturers have leveraged manufacturing data throughout their globally-dispersed supply chains to improve quality and reduce return material authorizations (RMAs). Automotive OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers are now working to meet the similar challenge of reducing defective parts per million (DPPM) and beyond in vehicle production. The ability to share and connect data…

In Search of Mission-Critical Semiconductor Quality

Demand for mission-critical semiconductor quality in broad-based consumer products is taxing leading IDMs and fabless companies, and the answer lies in leveraging existing manufacturing data. For the semiconductor manufacturing market sector, the need to provide high-quality products has always been of paramount concern. However, in recent years, the quality demands on broad-market semiconductors used in…