Hurricane Sandy Aftermath Necessitates that Rudolph Technologies Again Reschedules Issuance of Third Quarter 2012 Financial

  Hurricane Sandy Aftermath Necessitates that Rudolph Technologies Again
  Reschedules Issuance of Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results and Associated
  Conference Call to November 5, 2012

Business Wire

FLANDERS, N.J. -- October 30, 2012

Rudolph Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: RTEC), a leading provider of process
characterization equipment and software for wafer fabs and advanced packaging
facilities, today announced the postponement of the issuance of its third
quarter 2012 financial results and associated conference call and webcast
which was previously scheduled for Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 4:45 PM EDT,
due to the severe weather conditions associated with the aftermath of
Hurricane Sandy.

Rescheduled Date for Issuance of Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results: Monday
November 5, 2012
Rudolph Technologies will report financial results for the third quarter 2012
on Monday, November 5, 2012 after the market close, and will host a conference
call and webcast at 4:45 PM EST.

Revised Conference Call Details: Monday November 5, 2012 at 4:45 PM EST (Phone
Numbers Remain the Same)
Rudolph Technologies will discuss its 2012 third quarter results on a
conference call it is hosting Monday, November 5, 2012 at 4:45 PM EST. A live
audio webcast will be available to investors on the Company’s website at To listen to the webcast, please go to the website at
least fifteen minutes early to register, download and install any necessary
software. To access the live conference call, please dial (888) 603-6873 and
reference Conference ID #39270212.

There will be a replay of the conference call available for one week following
the live broadcast. To access the replay, please dial 855-859-2056 and
reference Conference ID # 39270212.

About Rudolph Technologies
Rudolph Technologies, Inc. is a worldwide leader in the design, development,
manufacture and support of defect inspection, process control metrology, and
data analysis systems and software used by semiconductor device manufacturers
worldwide. Rudolph provides a full-fab solution through its families of
proprietary products that provide critical yield-enhancing information,
enabling microelectronic device manufacturers to drive down the costs and time
to market of their products. The Company’s yield management solutions are used
in both the wafer processing and final manufacturing of ICs, as well as in
emerging markets such as LED and Solar. Headquartered in Flanders, New Jersey,
Rudolph supports its customers with a worldwide sales and service
organization. Additional information can be found on the Company’s website at

Forward Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of
the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 (the “Act”) which include
Rudolph’s business momentum and future growth; the benefit to customers of
Rudolph’s products and customer service; Rudolph’s ability to both deliver
products and services consistent with our customers’ demands and expectations
and strengthen its market position; Rudolph’s expectations regarding
semiconductor market outlook; as well as other matters that are not purely
historical data. Rudolph wishes to take advantage of the “safe harbor”
provided for by the Act and cautions that actual results may differ materially
from those projected as a result of various factors, including risks and
uncertainties, many of which are beyond Rudolph’s control. Such factors
include, but are not limited to, the Company’s ability to leverage its
resources to improve its position in its core markets; its ability to weather
difficult economic environments; its ability to open new market opportunities
and target high-margin markets; and the strength/weakness of the back-end
and/or front-end semiconductor market segments. Additional information and
considerations regarding the risks faced by Rudolph are available in Rudolph’s
Form 10-K report for the year ended December 31, 2011 and other filings with
the Securities and Exchange Commission. As the forward-looking statements are
based on Rudolph’s current expectations, the Company cannot guarantee any
related future results, levels of activity, performance or achievements.
Rudolph does not assume any obligation to update the forward-looking
information contained in this press release.


Rudolph Technologies, Inc.
Steven R. Roth, 973-448-4302
Trade Press:
Virginia Becker, 952-259-1647
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