SOURCE: Credence

August 09, 2007 17:32 ET

Credence Schedules Press Release and Conference Call for Third Quarter 2007 Financial Results

MILPITAS, CA--(Marketwire - August 9, 2007) - Credence Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: CMOS), a provider of automatic test equipment (ATE) for the worldwide semiconductor industry, announced today that it intends to report Third Quarter Fiscal 2007 financial results after the close of regular trading on Thursday, August 30, 2007. At that time, a copy of the earnings release will be available on the news wires and on the company's Investor Relations website.

The earnings release will be followed by a conference call that will be simultaneously broadcast over the Internet at 5:00 p.m. EDT/2:00 p.m. PDT. Go to www.credence.com and click on Investor Relations to access the call. If you have any questions, please contact Brenda Ropoulos at 408-635-4309.

A recording of the conference call will be provided by telephone and the Internet beginning approximately two hours after completion of the call. The telephone replay will be available through September 30, 2007, 11:59 p.m. PDT and may be accessed by dialing 888-286-8010 domestically, 617-801-6888 and internationally. Pass code for telephone replay is 97232549. The replay is also available via the Company's website under Investor Relations.

About Credence

Credence Systems Corporation is a provider of debug, characterization and ATE solutions for the global semiconductor industry. With a commitment to applying innovative technology to lower the cost-of-test, Credence delivers competitive cost and performance advantages to integrated device manufacturers (IDMs), wafer foundries, outsource assembly and test (OSAT) suppliers and fabless chip companies worldwide. A global, ISO 9001-certified company with a presence in 20 countries, Credence is headquartered in Milpitas, California. More information is available at http://www.credence.com.

Credence is a registered trademark, and Credence Systems is a trademark, of Credence Systems Corporation. Other trademarks that may be mentioned in this release are the intellectual property of their respective owners.