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Super Micro Computer's CEO Discusses FQ1 2012 Results - Earnings Conference Call

Super Micro Computer, Inc. ( SMCI)

FQ1 2012 Earnings Call

October 25, 2011 05:00 pm ET

Executives

Charles Liang – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Howard Hideshima – Chief Financial Officer

Peter Hayes – Senior Vice President Investor Relations

Analysts

Mark Kelleher – Dougherty & Company

Aaron Rakers – Stifel Nicolaus

Rajesh Ghai – ThinkEquity

Glenn Hanus – Needham & Co.

Amelia Harris – Sterne Agee

Presentation

Operator

Good day, ladies and gentlemen. Thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Super Micro Computer Inc. FQ1 2012 conference call. The company’s news release issued earlier today is available from its website at www.supermicro.com. In addition, during today’s call the company will refer to a slide presentation that it has made available to participants which can be accessed in a downloadable PDF format on its website at www.supermicro.com in the Investor Relations section under the Events & Presentations tab. (Operator instructions.)

As a reminder this call is being recorded Tuesday, October 25 th, 2011. A replay of the call will be accessible until midnight November 8 th by dialing 1-877-870-5176 and entering conference ID #4551906. International callers should dial 1-858-384-5517. With us today are Charles Liang, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; Howard Hideshima, Chief Financial Officer; and Perry Hayes, Senior Vice President Investor Relations.

And now I would like to turn the conference over to Mr. Hayes. Mr. Hayes, please go ahead, Sir.

Peter Hayes

Good afternoon and thank you for attending Super Micro’s conference call on financial results for the FQ1 2012, which ended September 30 th, 2011. Before we begin I’d like to advise you of upcoming investor conferences in which Super Micro will be participating. On November 9 th we will attend the Wells Fargo Technology Conference in New York and on November 17 th we will attend the Southwest Ideas Conference in Dallas where we will present and participate in one-on-one meetings.

By now you should have received a copy of today’s news release that was distributed at the close of regular trading and is available on the company’s website. As a reminder, during today’s call the company will refer to a presentation that is available to participants in the Investor Relations section of the company’s website under the Events & Presentations tab. Please turn to Slide 2.

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