Cadence Design Systems (
Q4 2012 Earnings Call
February 1, 2012 5:00 p.m. ET
Alan Lindstrom – Director of IR
Lip-Bu Tan – President and CEO
Geoff Ribar – SVP, CFO
Raj Seth – Cowan & Company
Rich Valera – Needham and Company
Sterling Auty - JP Morgan
Jay Vleeschhouwer – Griffin Securities
Krish Sankar - Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Mahesh Sanganeria - RBC Capital Markets
Tom Diffely - D.A. Davidson
At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the Cadence Design Systems fourth quarter 2011 earnings conference call. [Operator instructions.] I will now turn the call over Alan Lindstrom, director of investor relations for Cadence Design Systems. Please go ahead.
Thank you operator, and welcome to our conference call for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2011. The webcast of this call can be accessed through our website, cadence.com and will be archived for two weeks.
With us today are Lip-Bu Tan, president and CEO of Cadence, and Geoff Ribar, senior vice president and CFO. Please note that today’s discussion will contain forward looking statements and that our actual results may differ materially from those expectations. For information on the factors that could cause the difference in our results, please refer to our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. These include Cadence’s most recent reports on Form 10-K and Form 10-Q, including the company’s future filings, and the cautionary statements regarding forward-looking statements, and the earnings press release issued today.