Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (CDNS)
Q1 2012 Earnings Call
April 25, 2012 5:00 pm ET
Alan Lindstrom - Director, IR.
Lip-Bu Tan - President and CEO
Geoff Ribar - Senior Vice President and CFO
Richard Grace - RBC Capital Markets
Gus Richard - Piper Jaffray
Tom Diffely - D. A. Davidson & Co.
Thomas Yeh - BofA Merrill Lynch
Simran Brar - Cowen
Jay Vleeschhouwer - Griffin Securities
Good afternoon. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the Cadence Design Systems first quarter 2012 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. And welcome to our earnings conference call for the first quarter of fiscal 2012. 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 in the earnings press release issued today.