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iST November 2014 Revenue Report

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iST November 2014 Revenue Report

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Issued Date: 2014/12/10
Issued By: iST

iST(TWSE:3289) today (Dec 10, 2014) announced its net revenues on a consolidated basis, the revenues for November 2014 were approximately NT$154 million. Year over year, the consolidated revenue increased 8.14%, and 5.75% increase from last month. The revenue for the first eleven months of 2014 is NT$1.68 billion, an increase of 13.25% from last year.

iST said, the revenue in November kept at the high level, since iST became an official Simplay Labs ATC (Authorized Test Center)partner for HDMI& HDCP test services in October and have received the orders from IC design houses in USA. During these months, there are many different kinds of products underway for the signal testing.

Besides IC design customers, iST has actively developed manufacturers of module development, cable, connector, A/V system including TV sets, STBs and displays to assist them to obtain the certification of HDMI and HDCP.

iST further pointed out that, though Q4 is the traditional off-season in the industry, the revenue from the LED verification and automotive electronics service still maintained in the high record; as well as the growing number of orders from the Material customers, which has helped to push capacity utilization up.

Look ahead to the 2015, since the high-speed signal transmission specifications, such as HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) and MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link) gradually become the standard connectivity interfaces for global consumer electronics and mobile products. As well as the high demands on the LED verification and automotive electronics market. The revenue from those services above is expected in 2015.

iST(TWSE:3289) November 2014 Revenue Report

(Unit: NT$ thousand)

Period November January to November
2014 154,441 1,679,631
2013 142,821 1,483,180
Increase(Decrease) 11,620 196,451
Increase(Decrease)(%) 8.14% 13.25%
About Integrated Service Technology

Founded in 1994, iST began its business from IC circuit debugging and modification and gradually expanded its scope of operations to include failure analysis, reliability verification, material analysis, and quality assurance. Through the years, iST has constructed a comprehensive verification and analysis engineering platform, offering full-scope services to the IC engineering industry. iST customers cover the whole spectrum of the electronics industry from IC design to end products.

In response to rising environmental awareness, iST not only focuses on its core services but is also expanding its service offerings based on international trends. iST’s lead-free and halogen-free verification testing, chemical quantitative testing and signal integrity services have all been accredited by multiple international independent third-party organizations including TUV NORD Germany and BSI UK. With increased outsourcing by major international brands, iST now also plays the role of independent quality testing laboratory for OBM outsourcing products and is certified by Dell, Cisco, Delphi, Continental Automotive and Lenovo.

Headquartered in Hsinchu, iST’s pursuit of precision, perfection and efficiency has led it to expand its operations around the world. The iST Group now includes iST Kunshan, iST Shanghai, iST Beijing and iST Shenzhen in China, IC Service in Japan, and an iST laboratory in the US. These are all dedicated to providing customers with prompt, reliable and high-quality technical services in order to grow with the leaders of the world. For more information, please visit the iST website at: www.istgroup.com