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Quantum's CEO Discusses Q4 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Quantum (QTM)

Q4 2011 Earnings Call

May 17, 2011 5:00 pm ET

Executives

Jon Gacek - Chief Executive Officer, President and Chief Operating Officer

William Britts - Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing

Linda Breard - Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Senior Vice President of Finance, IT and Facilities

Shawn Hall - Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary

Analysts

Brian Marshall - Gleacher & Company, Inc.

Shebly Seyrafi - FBN Securities, Inc.

Brian Freed - Wunderlich Securities Inc.

Ian Kell

Glenn Hanus - Needham & Company, LLC

Eric Martinuzzi - Craig-Hallum Capital Group LLC

Alex Kurtz - Merriman Curhan Ford & Co.

Presentation

Operator

Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen. Thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Quantum Corporation Fourth Quarter 2011 Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] This conference is being recorded today, Tuesday, May 17, 2011. This time, I'd like to turn the conference over to Shawn Hall, General Counsel. Please go ahead, sir.

Shawn Hall

Thanks, and good afternoon, and welcome. Here with me today are Jon Gacek, our CEO; Linda Breard, our CFO; and Bill Britts, our EVP of Sales, Marketing and Service. A webcast of this call, our earnings release and a quantitative reconciliation of any GAAP and non-GAAP financial measures discussed today can be accessed at the Investor Relations section of our website at www.quantum.com and will be archived for one year.

During the course of today's discussion, we will make forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The forward-looking statements include statements regarding our business strategy, opportunities and priorities, anticipated product launches and plans, and future financial performance. We'd like to caution you that our statements are based on current expectations and involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially.

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