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Agilent at a Glance

Test and Measurement
2001 Net Revenue:
$5.4 Billion
Agilent creates and enables emerging technologies and solutions that make the next communications and electronics transformation real. As the leading provider of test and measurement equipment for the electronics industry, Agilent's test and measurement business enables designers and manufacturers of semiconductors, computers, peripherals, consumer-electronics and communications solutions to accelerate the high-volume delivery of their next-generation products.
Products: We produce current- and next-generation test products and solutions in fiber optics, broadband, radio frequency and microwave; network service testing, management and monitoring; general-purpose instruments; automated test equipment for semiconductors and printed circuit boards; high-frequency electronic design tools.
Markets and Customers: Communications network equipment manufacturers and service providers; component manufacturers and contract manufacturers; semiconductor manufacturers, aerospace and defense suppliers and information processing providers. Examples include Samsung, Verizon, General Electric, Ericsson, NEC, Solectron, Mitsubishi, Infineon, Motorola, Murata, Boeing, IBM and Hewlett-Packard.

Semiconductor Products
2001 Net Revenue:
$1.9 Billion
The semiconductor products business is a leading supplier of semiconductor components, modules and assemblies for high-performance communications systems. The semiconductor products business designs, develops and manufactures products for the networking, wireless, computing and printing markets.
Products: Fiber optic communications devices and integrated circuits (ICs) for high-speed local-, metropolitan- and wide-area networks; radio-frequency, microwave and infrared devices and ICs for wireless communications products and infrastructure; application-specific ICs for computing and printing; optical image and position sensors for digital cameras and computer mice; optoelectronic devices.
Markets and Customers: A broad array of original equipment manufacturers and contract manufacturers in the communications and computing industries, including Cisco, Hitachi, EMC, Hewlett-Packard, Solectron, Logitech, Nokia, Alcatel, Huawei Technologies and Samsung.

Chemical Analysis
2001 Net Revenue:
$1.1 Billion
The chemical analysis business provides applications, solutions, and services that enable customers to identify, quantify, analyze and test the biological or atomic, molecular and physical properties of substances and products.
Products: Microarrays, bioanalyzers, bioinformatic software, gas and liquid chromatographs, mass spectrometry systems and related supplies and consumables, such as LabChips®, chromatograph columns, and chemical and biological reagents.
Markets and Customers:
A broad array of customers in the pharmaceutical, chemical and environmental industries, including Merck, GlaxoSmithKline, Amgen, Monsanto, Bayer and the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

One of the world's leading industrial research centers, Agilent Laboratories creates technological innovations that drive growth and profitability for Agilent. Agilent Labs draws on the talents of more than 425 researchers and support staff around the world. Its research staff is tightly aligned with the research and development teams of our businesses. Agilent Labs is a key contributor to the company's new business generation effort.

Agilent sells and distributes its products and services through its direct sales force as well as a number of alternate channels, including distributors, mail order, telephone and electronic commerce. Our businesses provide a range of services and customer support, including systems integration, technical and product support, consulting and knowledge services.

LabChip is a U.S. registered trademark of Caliper Technologies Corporation.

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