3D Systems is committed to providing our customers with adequate information to help them assess Year 2000 issues identified with our products, and to provide pathways through upgrade programs to meet Year 2000 readiness requirements.
3D Systems has assessed our products for Year 2000 readiness. 3D Systems will continue to test its current and future products on an ongoing basis, applying its Year 2000 readiness criteria and including any modifications that may be incorporated into the readiness process during its implementation.
As part of our comprehensive approach to Year 2000 readiness, we are also verifying that our business and manufacturing systems, as well as our service and product suppliers' business and manufacturing systems, have effective Year 2000 processes in place.
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