Welcome!

API Journal Authors: Liz McMillan, Rishi Bhargava, Pat Romanski, Elizabeth White, Kevin Benedict

News Feed Item

Daqo New Energy Announces Preliminary Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results

CHONGQING, China, Nov. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Daqo New Energy Corp. (NYSE: DQ) ("Daqo New Energy" or the "Company"), a leading polysilicon manufacturer based in China, today announced its preliminary financial results for the third quarter of 2012.

Third Quarter 2012 Preliminary Financial and Operating Highlights

  • Polysilicon shipments were approximately 1,001 metric tons, or MT. Photovoltaic (PV) module shipments were 2.4 Mega watts, or MW. Wafer shipments were 3.1 MW. In addition, the Company also provided 150 MT ingot and block outsourcing manufacturing services for its customers.
  • Revenues excluding discontinued operation were $21.1 million, compared to $27.6 million in the second quarter of 2012 and $61.2 million in the third quarter of 2011.
  • Gross loss was $10.8 million, compared to a gross loss of $5.7 million in the second quarter of 2012 and gross profit of $20.6 million in the third quarter of 2011.  
  • Gross margin was negative 51.1%, compared to negative 20.7% in the second quarter of 2012 and 33.7% in the third quarter of 2011.
  • Operating loss was $15.7 million, compared to operating loss of $6.2 million in the second quarter of 2012 and operating income of $18.5 million in the third quarter of 2011.
  • Operating margin was negative 74.2%, compared to negative 22.3% in the second quarter of 2012 and 30.3% in the third quarter of 2011.
  • Net loss attributable to Daqo New Energy Corp. shareholders was $15.5 million, compared to $7.1 million in the second quarter of 2012 and net income attributable to Daqo New Energy Corp. shareholders of $12.1 million in the third quarter of 2011.
  • Loss per fully diluted ADS was $0.44, compared to $0.20 in the second quarter of 2012, and earnings of $0.34 per fully diluted ADS in the third quarter of 2011.

"We have successfully completed the construction of Xinjiang Phase II polysilicon plant in the third quarter and already started pilot production. As of November 20, we had produced 285 MT polysilicon in our new plant. Our progress of ramp-up is in line with our original schedule. We are confident that we will meet our targets regarding annual capacity, quality and cost structure by the end of the first quarter of 2013 in our Xinjiang Phase II polysilicon plant." commented Dr. Gongda Yao, Chief Executive Officer of the Company.

"In this quarter, we temporarily suspended our production in our Wanzhou polysilicon plant. We started annual maintenance in October and we have initiated equipment upgrades and technology improvements to further lower the cost. We plan to restart production after we complete these projects. Moreover, it is high-flow period from May to September when the hydro electricity rate is lowest in the whole year. We expect the improved cost structure will enable Wanzhou facility to generate positive cash flow when we resume production."

"As we previously announced, in this quarter we spun off our module business to Daqo Group. We believe this spin-off will enable us to concentrate our valuable resources on our core business in order to pull through this challenging period." Dr. Yao concluded.

Third Quarter 2012 Preliminary Results

Revenues

Revenues were $21.1 million, compared to $27.6 million in the second quarter of 2012 and $61.2 million in the third quarter of 2011.

The Company generated revenues of $19.4 million from 1,001 MT of polysilicon sold, compared to revenues of $23.6 million from 1,028 MT of polysilicon sold in the second quarter of 2012, and revenues of $53.0 million for 1,022 MT of polysilicon sold in the third quarter of 2011. The decrease in revenues from the second quarter of 2012 and the third quarter of 2011 was primarily due to the lower average selling price.

The Company generated $0.7 million from sales of wafers, compared to $2.8 million in the second quarter of 2012 and $3.0 million in the third quarter of 2011. Due to the increased credit risk in the wafer business, management decided to adopt a more conservative approach to recognize wafers revenue upon payment receipt. There is about 10MW wafer shipment of which the revenue has been deferred.

Gross loss and margin

Gross loss was $10.8 million, compared to a gross loss of $5.7 million in the second quarter of 2012 and gross profit of $20.6 million in the third quarter of 2011.  

Gross margin was negative 51.1%, compared to negative 20.7% in the second quarter of 2012 and 33.7% in the third quarter of 2011.

The deterioration in gross loss and gross margin from the second quarter of 2012 was primarily due to inventory write down of $5.0 million and the decrease in average selling prices of polysilicon.

Selling, general and administrative expenses

Selling, general and administrative expenses were $5.1 million in the third quarter of 2012, compared to $3.6 million in the second quarter of 2012 and $3.7 million in the third quarter of 2011. The increase in selling, general and administrative expenses from the second quarter of 2012 was due to bad debt provision of $2.1 million made in the third quarter.

Research and development expenses

Research and development expense was $0.3 million in the third quarter of 2012, compared to $0.4 million in the second quarter of 2012 and $0.2 million in the third quarter of 2011.

Other operating income

Other operating income was $0.6 million in the third quarter of 2012, compared to $3.5 million in the second quarter of 2012 and $1.8 million in the third quarter of 2011. Other operating income was mainly composed of unrestricted cash incentives that the Company received from local government authorities, which fluctuates from period to period.

Operating loss and margin

As a result of the foregoing, operating loss excluding discontinued operation was $15.7 million, compared to operating loss of $6.2 million in the second quarter of 2012 and operating income of $18.5 million in the third quarter of 2011.

Operating margin was negative 74.2%, compared to negative 22.3% in the second quarter of 2012 and 30.3% in the third quarter of 2011.

The decrease on operating margin from the second quarter of 2012 was in line with the fluctuation of gross loss.

Net Interest expense

Net interest expense was $3.6 million, compared to $3.8 million in the second quarter of 2012 and $1.7 million in the third quarter of 2011. The decrease from the second quarter of 2012 was due to debt repayment and decrease in primary lending rate. In June 2012, the central bank of China lowered primary lending rate by 0.25%. The increase from the third quarter of 2011 was primarily due to the increase in loan balance related to Xinjiang project.

Income tax expense/(benefit)

Income tax benefit from the continued operation was $5.5 million, compared to income tax benefit of $2.6 million in the second quarter of 2012 and income tax expense of $2.2 million in the third quarter of 2011. However, this figure is subject to change pending the finalization of the Company's impairment testing.

Net (loss)/income from continuing operations

Net loss from continuing operations was $13.8 million, compared to net loss $7.3 million in the second quarter of 2012 and net income $14.7 million in the third quarter of 2011. The decrease from the previous quarter was in line with the fluctuation of gross and operating loss.

Total loss from discontinued operations

In this quarter, the Company spun off its fully owned subsidiary, Nanjing Daqo, to Daqo Group. As a result, the discontinued operations of the previous quarter and comparative quarter were represented accordingly. Loss on discontinued operation was $0.3 million, compared to $0.7 million in the second quarter of 2012 and $2.3 million in the third quarter of 2011.

Net Income (loss) attributable to our shareholders, net margin and earnings per ADS

As a result of the aforementioned, net loss attributable to Daqo New Energy Corp. shareholders was $15.5 million, compared to net loss $7.1 million in the second quarter of 2012 and net income attributable to Daqo New Energy Corp. shareholders of $12.1 million in the third quarter of 2011.

Loss per fully diluted ADS from continued operation were $0.43, compared to $0.18 in the second quarter of 2012, and earnings per fully diluted ADS from continued operation were $0.41 in the third quarter of 2011.

Loss per fully diluted ADS from discontinued operation were $0.01, compared to $0.02 in the second quarter of 2012, and $0.07 in the third quarter of 2011.

Financial Condition

As of September 30, 2012, the Company had $53.8 million in cash and cash equivalents and restricted cash, compared to $90.2 million as of June 30, 2012. The decrease was primarily due to capital expenditure in Xinjiang and debt repayment.

As of September 30, 2012, the net accounts receivable balance was $26.4 million, compared to $33.3 million as of June 30, 2012. The decrease was primarily due to the decrease of $5 million account receivable as a result of the spin-off of Nanjing Daqo and the $2.1 million bad debt provision.

As of September 30, 2012, total borrowings were $333.6 million, of which $210.2 million were long-term borrowings, compared to total borrowings of $343.3 million, including $223.6 million long-term borrowings as of June 30, 2012.

As of September 30, 2012, net property, plant and equipment was $722.2 million, compared to $701.3 million as of June 30, 2012. The increase was due to fixed asset increase in Xinjiang. The Company is in the process of its impairment testing for long-lived assets and finalizing the potential impairment charge.

Outlook for Fourth Quarter 2012

For the fourth quarter of 2012, the Company expects to ship 550-600 MT of polysilicon, approximate 10 MW of wafers. In addition, the Company expects to provide 100-120 metric tons of ingot and block manufacturing outsourcing services to its customers. This outlook reflects our current and preliminary view and may be subject to change. Our ability to achieve this projection is subject to risks and uncertainties. See "Safe Harbor Statement" at the end of this press release.

Conference Call

Daqo New Energy will host a conference call at 8:00 am, Eastern Standard Time on November 30, 2012 to discuss the results for the quarter. Joining the call will be Dr. Gongda Yao, the Company's Chief Executive Officer and Mr. Bing Sun, the Chief Financial Officer.

The dial-in details for the live conference call are as follows:

United States:

+ 1-800-860-2442

International:

+ 1-412-858-4600

China:

10-800-712-2304

Hong Kong:

800-962475

The conference ID number is 10021752.

A replay of the call will be available 1 hour after the end of the conference through December 10, 2012 at 9:00am Eastern Time.

The conference call replay numbers are as follows:

United States:

+ 1-877-344-7529

International:

+ 1-412-317-0088

The conference ID number for accessing the recording is 10021752.

Investors will also have the opportunity to listen to the replay over the Internet through the investor relations section of Daqo New Energy's web site at: www.dqsolar.com

About Daqo New Energy Corp.

Daqo New Energy Corp. (NYSE: DQ) is a leading polysilicon manufacturer based in China. Daqo New Energy primarily manufactures and sells high-quality polysilicon to photovoltaic product manufacturers. It also manufactures and sells photovoltaic wafers. For more information about Daqo New Energy, please visit www.dqsolar.com.

Safe Harbor Statement

This announcement contains forward-looking statements. These statements are made under the "safe harbor" provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements can be identified by terminology such as "will," "expects," "anticipates," "future," "intends," "plans," "believes," "estimates" and similar statements. Among other things, the outlook for the fourth quarter of 2012 and quotations from management in this announcement, as well as Daqo New Energy's strategic and operational plans, contain forward-looking statements. The Company may also make written or oral forward-looking statements in its reports filed or furnished to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, in its annual reports to shareholders, in press releases and other written materials and in oral statements made by its officers, directors or employees to fourth parties. Statements that are not historical facts, including statements about the Company's beliefs and expectations, are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties. A number of factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statement, including but not limited to the following: the demand for photovoltaic products and the development of photovoltaic technologies; global supply and demand for polysilicon; alternative technologies in cell manufacturing; our ability to significantly expand our polysilicon production capacity and output; the reduction in or elimination of government subsidies and economic incentives for solar energy applications; and our ability to successfully implement our vertical integration strategy. Further information regarding these and other risks is included in the reports or documents we have filed with, or furnished to, the Securities and Exchange Commission. All information provided in this press release and in the attachments is as of the date of this press release, and Daqo New Energy undertakes no duty to update such information, except as required under applicable law.

 

Daqo New Energy Corp.
Unaudited Preliminary Condensed Consolidated Statement of Operations and Comprehensive Income
(US dollars in thousands, except ADS and per ADS data)








Three months Ended


Sep 30, 2012


Jun 30, 2012


Sep 30, 2011










(As adjusted)


(As adjusted)

Revenues                                                                                    

$21,117


$27,584


$61,186

Cost of revenues

(31,909)


(33,291)


(40,553)

Gross (loss)/profit

(10,792)


(5,707)


20,633

Operating expenses






    Selling, general and administrative expenses

(5,137)


(3,560)


(3,711)

    Research and development expenses

(300)


(427)


(152)

    Other operating income

569


3,539


1,751

    Impairment of long-lived assets

-

*

-


-

Total operating expenses

(4,868)


(448)


(2,112)

(Loss)/income from operations

(15,660)


(6,155)


18,521

    Interest expense

(3,817)


(4,053)


(2,638)

    Interest income

213


253


920

    Foreign exchange gain (loss)

(21)


59


110

(Loss)/Income before income taxes

(19,285)


(9,896)


16,913

Income tax benefit/(expense)

5,450

*

2,646


(2,234)

Net (loss)/income from continuing operations

(13,835)


(7,250)


14,679







Discontinued operations:






    Loss from discontinued operations of Nanjing Daqo

(1,359)


(745)


(1,655)

    Other comprehensive income from discontinued operations

1,099


-


-

    Income tax benefit (expense)

-


-


(644)

Total loss from discontinued operations

(260)


(745)


(2,299)







Net (loss) income

(14,095)


(7,995)


12,380

Net (loss)/income attributable to noncontrolling interest

1,448


(927)


314

Net (loss)/income attributable to Daqo New Energy Corp.
    shareholders

$(15,543)


$(7,068)


$12,066







Net (loss) income

(14,095)


(7,995)


12,380

Other comprehensive income:






Foreign currency translation adjustments

3,427


(4,005)


5,883

Total other comprehensive income

3,427


(4,005)


5,883

Comprehensive (loss)/income

(10,668)


(12,000)


18,263

Comprehensive (loss)/income attributable to noncontrolling
    interest

2,991


(2,241)


2,046

Comprehensive (loss)/income attributable to Daqo New
    Energy Corp. shareholders

(13,659)


(9,759)


16,217







 (Loss)/Earnings per ADS






 -- Continuing operations

(0.43)


(0.18)


0.41

 -- Discontinued operations

(0.01)


(0.02)


(0.07)

 Basic

(0.44)


(0.20)


0.34

 -- Continuing operations

(0.43)


(0.18)


0.41

 -- Discontinued operations

(0.01)


(0.02)


(0.07)

 Diluted

(0.44)


(0.20)


0.34







Weighted average ADS outstanding






Basic

35,086,979


35,142,821


35,142,821

Diluted

35,086,979


35,142,821


35,142,821







* The figure is subject to change pending the finalization of the Company's impairment testing.


 

Daqo New Energy Corp.
Unaudited Preliminary Condensed Consolidated Balance Sheet
(US dollars in thousands)



Sep 30,


Jun 30,


Sep 30,



2012


2012


2011

ASSETS:







Current Assets:







    Cash and cash equivalents


$24,162


$66,114


$59,241

    Restricted cash


29,673


24,038


7,514

    Accounts receivable, net


26,410


33,263


26,090

    Note Receivable


1,540


2,926


2,996

    Prepaid expenses and other current assets


17,439


20,204


8,977

    Advances to suppliers


1,216


2,344


3,057

    Inventories


12,717


17,648


28,506

    Amount due from related party


7,103


4,935


7,846

    Deferred tax assets-current


11,397

*

6,571


1,174

Total current assets


131,657


178,043


145,401

    Property, plant and equipment, net


722,165

*

701,279


599,842

    Prepaid land use right


35,433


35,316


8,774

    Deferred tax assets


16,367

*

17,922


1,445

    Other non-current assets


9,941


3,939


165

TOTAL ASSETS


915,563


936,499


755,627








Current liabilities:







    Short-term borrowings, including current portion of long-term
        borrowings


123,455


119,746


94,482

    Accounts payable


9,795


9,952


11,105

    Note payable


23,761


12,023


1,527

    Advances from customers


13,745


25,577


37,664

    Payables for purchases of property, plant and equipment


48,418


55,087


24,100

    Accrued expenses and other current liabilities


9,993


8,355


13,999

    Amount due to related party


8,631


12,244


-

    Income tax payable


5,986


5,920


10,428

Total current liabilities


243,784


248,904


193,305








    Long-term borrowings


210,159


223,599


63,124

    Accrued warranty cost


-


496


362

    Advance from customers


15,398


4,862


9,093

    Payables for Purchases of Property, Plant and Equipment


3,025


4,985


-

    Amount due to related party  


-


-


2,935

    Other long Term Liabilities


25,804


25,735


-

TOTAL LIABILITIES


498,170


508,581


268,819








EQUITY:














    Ordinary shares


18


18


18

    Treasury stock


(225)


-


-

    Additional paid-in capital


144,423


144,056


141,993

    Retained earnings


113,869


129,411


189,627

    Accumulated other comprehensive income


18,082


16,199


16,317

Total Daqo New Energy Corp.'s shareholders' equity


276,167


289,684


347,955








Noncontrolling interest


141,226


138,234


138,853

Total equity


417,393


427,918


486,808

TOTAL LIABILITIES & EQUITY


915,563


936,499


755,627

* The figure is subject to change pending the finalization of the Company's impairment testing.

For further information, please contact:

Daqo New Energy Corp.
Kevin He, Investor Relations
Phone: +86-23-6486-6556
Mobile: +86-187-1658-5553
Email: [email protected] 

SOURCE Chongqing Daqo New Energy Co., Ltd.

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

@ThingsExpo Stories
The Internet of Things can drive efficiency for airlines and airports. In their session at @ThingsExpo, Shyam Varan Nath, Principal Architect with GE, and Sudip Majumder, senior director of development at Oracle, will discuss the technical details of the connected airline baggage and related social media solutions. These IoT applications will enhance travelers' journey experience and drive efficiency for the airlines and the airports. The session will include a working demo and a technical d...
SYS-CON Events announced today the Enterprise IoT Bootcamp, being held November 1-2, 2016, in conjunction with 19th Cloud Expo | @ThingsExpo at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Combined with real-world scenarios and use cases, the Enterprise IoT Bootcamp is not just based on presentations but with hands-on demos and detailed walkthroughs. We will introduce you to a variety of real world use cases prototyped using Arduino, Raspberry Pi, BeagleBone, Spark, and Intel Edison. Y...
Fact is, enterprises have significant legacy voice infrastructure that’s costly to replace with pure IP solutions. How can we bring this analog infrastructure into our shiny new cloud applications? There are proven methods to bind both legacy voice applications and traditional PSTN audio into cloud-based applications and services at a carrier scale. Some of the most successful implementations leverage WebRTC, WebSockets, SIP and other open source technologies. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Da...
Data is an unusual currency; it is not restricted by the same transactional limitations as money or people. In fact, the more that you leverage your data across multiple business use cases, the more valuable it becomes to the organization. And the same can be said about the organization’s analytics. In his session at 19th Cloud Expo, Bill Schmarzo, CTO for the Big Data Practice at EMC, will introduce a methodology for capturing, enriching and sharing data (and analytics) across the organizati...
If you’re responsible for an application that depends on the data or functionality of various IoT endpoints – either sensors or devices – your brand reputation depends on the security, reliability, and compliance of its many integrated parts. If your application fails to deliver the expected business results, your customers and partners won't care if that failure stems from the code you developed or from a component that you integrated. What can you do to ensure that the endpoints work as expect...
The vision of a connected smart home is becoming reality with the application of integrated wireless technologies in devices and appliances. The use of standardized and TCP/IP networked wireless technologies in line-powered and battery operated sensors and controls has led to the adoption of radios in the 2.4GHz band, including Wi-Fi, BT/BLE and 802.15.4 applied ZigBee and Thread. This is driving the need for robust wireless coexistence for multiple radios to ensure throughput performance and th...
Information technology is an industry that has always experienced change, and the dramatic change sweeping across the industry today could not be truthfully described as the first time we've seen such widespread change impacting customer investments. However, the rate of the change, and the potential outcomes from today's digital transformation has the distinct potential to separate the industry into two camps: Organizations that see the change coming, embrace it, and successful leverage it; and...
I'm a lonely sensor. I spend all day telling the world how I'm feeling, but none of the other sensors seem to care. I want to be connected. I want to build relationships with other sensors to be more useful for my human. I want my human to understand that when my friends next door are too hot for a while, I'll soon be flaming. And when all my friends go outside without me, I may be left behind. Don't just log my data; use the relationship graph. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Ryan Boyd, Engi...
SYS-CON Events announced today that China Unicom will exhibit at the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. China United Network Communications Group Co. Ltd ("China Unicom") was officially established in 2009 on the basis of the merger of former China Netcom and former China Unicom. China Unicom mainly operates a full range of telecommunications services including mobile broadband (GSM, WCDMA, LTE F...
Enterprise IT has been in the era of Hybrid Cloud for some time now. But it seems most conversations about Hybrid are focused on integrating AWS, Microsoft Azure, or Google ECM into existing on-premises systems. Where is all the Private Cloud? What do technology providers need to do to make their offerings more compelling? How should enterprise IT executives and buyers define their focus, needs, and roadmap, and communicate that clearly to the providers?
The Transparent Cloud-computing Consortium (abbreviation: T-Cloud Consortium) will conduct research activities into changes in the computing model as a result of collaboration between "device" and "cloud" and the creation of new value and markets through organic data processing High speed and high quality networks, and dramatic improvements in computer processing capabilities, have greatly changed the nature of applications and made the storing and processing of data on the network commonplace.
SYS-CON Events announced today that SoftLayer, an IBM Company, has been named “Gold Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 18th Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York, New York. SoftLayer, an IBM Company, provides cloud infrastructure as a service from a growing number of data centers and network points of presence around the world. SoftLayer’s customers range from Web startups to global enterprises.
Digital innovation is the next big wave of business transformation based on digital technologies of which IoT and Big Data are key components, For example: Business boundary innovation is a challenge to excavate third-party business value using IoT and BigData, like Nest Business structure innovation may propose re-building business structure from scratch, as Uber does in the taxicab industry The social model innovation is also a big challenge to the new social architecture with the design fr...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Pulzze Systems will exhibit at the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Pulzze Systems, Inc. provides infrastructure products for the Internet of Things to enable any connected device and system to carry out matched operations without programming. For more information, visit http://www.pulzzesystems.com.
IoT is fundamentally transforming the auto industry, turning the vehicle into a hub for connected services, including safety, infotainment and usage-based insurance. Auto manufacturers – and businesses across all verticals – have built an entire ecosystem around the Connected Car, creating new customer touch points and revenue streams. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Macario Namie, Head of IoT Strategy at Cisco Jasper, will share real-world examples of how IoT transforms the car from a static p...
Big Data has been changing the world. IoT fuels the further transformation recently. How are Big Data and IoT related? In his session at @BigDataExpo, Tony Shan, a renowned visionary and thought leader, will explore the interplay of Big Data and IoT. He will anatomize Big Data and IoT separately in terms of what, which, why, where, when, who, how and how much. He will then analyze the relationship between IoT and Big Data, specifically the drilldown of how the 4Vs of Big Data (Volume, Variety,...
The many IoT deployments around the world are busy integrating smart devices and sensors into their enterprise IT infrastructures. Yet all of this technology – and there are an amazing number of choices – is of no use without the software to gather, communicate, and analyze the new data flows. Without software, there is no IT. In this power panel at @ThingsExpo, moderated by Conference Chair Roger Strukhoff, panelists will look at the protocols that communicate data and the emerging data analy...
Video experiences should be unique and exciting! But that doesn’t mean you need to patch all the pieces yourself. Users demand rich and engaging experiences and new ways to connect with you. But creating robust video applications at scale can be complicated, time-consuming and expensive. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Zohar Babin, Vice President of Platform, Ecosystem and Community at Kaltura, will discuss how VPaaS enables you to move fast, creating scalable video experiences that reach your...
WebRTC adoption has generated a wave of creative uses of communications and collaboration through websites, sales apps, customer care and business applications. As WebRTC has become more mainstream it has evolved to use cases beyond the original peer-to-peer case, which has led to a repeating requirement for interoperability with existing infrastructures. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Graham Holt, Executive Vice President of Daitan Group, will cover implementation examples that have enabled ea...
DevOps at Cloud Expo, taking place Nov 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, is co-located with 19th Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time to wait for long dev...