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Test & Measurement

Agilent Separates Verigy

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) today completed the separation of Verigy Ltd. (NASDAQ:VRGY). As previously announced, Agilent distributed to its shareholders 0.122435 of an ordinary share of Verigy for each share of Agilent owned as of 5 p.m. ET on the Oct. 16, 2006, record date.

“Completing this distribution marks a major milestone for both Agilent and Verigy,” said Bill Sullivan, Agilent president and CEO. “For Agilent, it also represents the final step in our company’s transformation into a pure-play measurement company, which we committed to achieve by the end of our 2006 fiscal year.”

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A)

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