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Jack McDonald Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Mike Hill Chief Financial Officer
Tim Mattox President and Chief Operating Officer
Bhavan Suri William Blair
Scott Berg Needham
Austin Williams Craig-Hallum
Brian Peterson Raymond James
Eric Lemus SunTrust
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Operator

Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by and welcome to the Upland Software second quarter 2018 earnings call. At this time, all participants are in listen-only mode. Later, we will conduct a question-and-answer session. [Operator Instructions]. The conference call will be simultaneously webcast on Upland's Investor Relations website, which can be accessed at investor.uplandsoftware.com.

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Jack McDonald

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Mike Hill

Jack everyone. you Thank and good afternoon

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Jack McDonald

Mike. Thanks

organic strong quarter, recurring in great great a reported including acquisition and growth revenue growth, forward revenues, with strong So record guidance. EBITDA, quarter a record strong

the revenues unpack recurring So bit. growth second XX% a that had in We little let's quarter. in

recurring revenues revenues, that broke And annualized to moving broke of course recurring grow continues through our guidance Record in second move toward Our $XXX indicates $XXX EBITDA million over year. they million. revenue obviously an time and $XX through million for quarter. $XXX first are total run adjusted as upward rate base of strong the the through we as with annualized the million of

of run the so a quarter for in beating and the or second rate first XXth mark milestone annualized million straight that terms quarter significant there. $XX.X EBITDA million hitting $XX meeting is of So guidance. the in time, adjusted This

going every We We quarter the about. had we had in new growth revenues and a product strong second at in of in host model. the sustainability which predictability showing will growth talk a public, since X% that's So organic of recurring our quarter. innovations

really a at So are we in we strong growth had first organic second organic X% quarter. is to on and ability that different number fronts. the the X% here execute organic The the reason for quarter of in

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are more sales headcount. We keeping

well. We managing are churn

pricing are strength. seeing some We

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and So And resources financial it our overall see was execute. the to robust have to pipeline great remains operational and that. M&A we

was guidance Our strong. QX

As I over growth. midpoint revenue now say, on of million, strong $XX annualized guidance EBITDA the based run and rate continued adjusted

So all have look said year, cylinders and Upland before as firing QX the this is to a truly we QX. engine on forward we XXXX and strong

our that, numbers to over turn the QX at So am share give with guidance. look to I with Mike Mike? going call you more the to detailed a and you back

Mike Hill

to for decrease. a $XX.X customer year-over-year. for Jack will $X.X second million third the it. revenue was quarter. million, for quarter, quarter was for for the XX%, quarter $X.X talking revenue million results, $XX.X the was where for said, to full go-lives full was XX% Jack includes the we you Professional second of services license million and the deferred and revenues and recognized RO previously a Perpetual Those and but quarter Today revenue as quarter at of Thank acquired the get for for includes was of Jack. year-over-year the completion growth XX% I we quarter outlook additional of about. excludes X% now the quarter, year which InterFAX in end RO as grew representing cover revenue new revenue support of the our the year-over-year financial subscription decrease the our result implementations which second the Total a our quarter, very are from that Innovation just second recognize XXXX. Recurring the since

amortization at professional margins P&L strong our the was or cash to XX%, down product gross services. remained you back acquired XX% for of gross which when Overall as Moving quarter second of assets, We to gross reached goal margins. depreciation add we margin gross equipment margins. and gross intangible and our margin during of the XX% refer XX%

Sales our $X.X the to second representing refundable of XX% total representing and for and was XX% was million and net of for second administrative in quarter General representing second Research credits, total operating expenses. Turning marketing the was expense $X.X the XX% of quarter. tax quarter, expense Canadian revenue. million, $X.X revenue expense, million of development revenue.

quarter taper have same of was $X.X additional our a These $X.X in few quarter, quarter related revenue. million the loss significant activity. million the stock or resulting compared activity. expense to XX% for second recent $X.X next loss over compensation of Excluding in second period or expenses were $X.X Non-GAAP second for to in the non-cash second of non-GAAP expected quarter, in quarter year. second net GAAP Acquisition million or Operating the $X.XX quarter the from net $X.X per a was million a per acquisition million to XXXX. until million the $X.X $X.XX total second the acquisition are in million G&A we or per $X.XX quarters unless loss $X.X off share XXXX. of expenses of share share net $X.X was XXXX loss loss to $X.XX compared per of net of GAAP share the of or million or of loss income compared income last was in

adjusted Our last second period revenue, quarter to the year. or of XX% for XX% million or million total XX% $XX.X of was $X.X up EBITDA total compared same XXXX revenue

approximately second for Now flows, Federal XXXX usable of would statement expenditures, $XXX Upland activities Cash million taxes by of quarter, adjusted second capital in quarter acquisition $XX cash or cash of million cash a flows restructuring looking Removing of been in efficient and cash taxes on We cash. and the cash provided million have second quarter portion our taxes income two-thirds with last our NOLs. for and quarter. cost is were to of cash the $X.X the has year. When cash flow operating were our one-time million Upland Furthermore, And $X.X the to compared million U.S. operating operating balance for from Tax EBITDA. currently transaction $X.X million sheet of flows. at approximately the ended $X.X vehicle. adjusted QX

state the CapEx We cloud to income in per Canada of have taxes and track products roughly in continue are U.S. of Ireland pay migration expanding. Agency our minimized all we And taxes, of so year cash QX, $X to taxes, platform form still income some million we income by Revenue the taxes. complete AWS on our expect to to mostly for

We equipment longer are no farms. the in server buying that's

subject approximately rate uncommitted effective effective been downward interest in and our the credit from that rate. our available XXXX, revise and to We in RO earnout future of months, indemnification payments of and of which the in our to Innovation, million cash XX we $X.XX acquired $XX we is we claims we the to capacity our bank million spent million existing syndicate form have credit tied ability cash facility, $XX further have potential QX goals. excludes a any X.X% for acquired on interest reduction facility payable which current including that's accordion we by and currently have performance-based During for net our expand our holdback spent told

the at ending including $XX.X For be revenue Upland revenue million, between reported XX, for between revenue to million $XX.X XX, in September XXXX. million XXXX, the quarter recurring total of support $XX.X XX% September and expects growth and quarter $XX.X the ended and over midpoint million subscription

for expected million quarter XX% margin Third of adjusted million $XX.X representing XXXX an ended at between the XX, $XX.X is over adjusted to midpoint, quarter growth EBITDA EBITDA the XX% the and be midpoint September at XXXX. of

for December over XXXX, year between of And growth last total Mattox, the for For million million expected last $XX.X $XX.X support margin million at of revenue will representing EBITDA with EBITDA President year over midpoint million over at turn XXXX midpoint, revenue COO. subscription expects and adjusted $XXX.X our at to the I ending XX, XX% adjusted is that, XX% $XXX.X the be Full the including revenue year. in to recurring call million be midpoint an Tim between growth and to reported and $XXX.X and year. Upland and $XXX.X full XX% of between the million

Tim Mattox

Thanks everyone. good Mike afternoon and

our to operating I QX you and areas. across As Jack our mentioned, take through am product results going sales,

outcomes greater we both have commitment revenue. of platform customers existing and foundation a to recurring QX and Upland in UplandOne we business along enterprise we exception. with model. the before, consistently We XXX the with expansion define success operating to over was our sales as for major no expansions, improved customers. which number From said success This annual our including expanded relationships new drive XX the customer incremental growth achieved in QX, $XX,XXX customers. forms us the XXX% perspective, in As allows

We revenue addition, recurring XX more. increased platform expanding revenue leading expansions in by $XXX,XXX of our in messaging In strong. annual a Performance mobile credit annual in particularly or XX% of recurring QX. than a issuer. our their One two card customers was was had greater

Another one was agency. an advertising

each group, an by in and expanded retailer nonprofit rights annual research apparel a revenue. a addition, hospital and recurring In more advocacy than $XX,XXX

Internet European well. portfolio revenue. medical Our commitments global as knowledge services million per recurring their management to platform greater as in expanded by revenue. each also $XX,XXX well over aggregate, year. expanded commitment manufacturer by And XXX device commitments global annual a by firm its In per expanded our than than recurring $X.X IT customers a $XXX,XXX other management firm a project year performed Notably, and of annual more solution

resulted Our efforts which in to growth XXX to of as which were customers than organic Upland, new in equal major greater also define drive accounts, revenue. $XX,XXX or for we annual recurring XX

platform to global project a in IT our year A for recurring close European committed revenue. company $XXX,XXX per to new platform our business customers project large financial with $XXX,XXX and to equipment a And prominently. to committed management example, to our our management several portfolio over management for solution firm heavy nonprofit featuring added We knowledge manufacturer IT For solution management services nonprofit mobile and $XXX,XXX per for customers messaging committed year. per year.

reference and biotech proposal bank suite. regional and a for per national sales commitments revenue. For us creating, content. product each and our Qvidian, $XXX,XXX national RO Upland's combined automation the cloud-based $XX,XXX solution two committing sales than measuring perform by RFP new powerful we customer to to being Jack managing as each mentioned, of with made in $XX,XXX us large research Innovation, respect $XX,XXX. cloud-based as RO year. enhanced reference example, while family than we our nonprofits solution than leading a customer enablement another to aggregate than deploying, is a workflow recurring automation a more With the acquiring other committed build platform with solution committed more And for customers well In and firm for revenue, RFP more product sales Innovation more automation enablement powerful continued product, in XXX for recurring to

Qvidian, and of We continued version with services also integrated our Upland the new Upland's innovation. financial Analytics, a customer fully to management We delivery application. business customizable launched We powered Analytics that features allow products the IT reporting, Upland intelligence release both added expanded platform as our for and and Word family, as Boomi Microsoft that the supported enable of proposals Upland based major published a powered product marketplace on to agile delivered had SalesForce.com by our editing Excel automated on Dell bids performance Jira, business our Tenrox, for available Upland platform solution. enhance product is customers by a support for customers for connector in automation Upland an focused interactive to party coming functionality. for the standard and seeking workflow A integrated integration. family, providing Within IT we Within family, Support to Office driven solution well automation professional we is reporting our ComSci, proposals, visualization version we digital several and Integration the valuable real-time. product product project and requests with API integrations Within more PowerSteering Tenrox all both to additional of proposals. management current offering Analytics data for better releases engagement in primarily and we and be enhancements. product a and offer introduced and PowerSteering's additional quarters. PPM Platform that in-line enterprise third will integration

Turning to operations.

core in I of customer to platform earlier, model growth. said our continue anticipation to is we As operating in the UplandOne invest sustained and

capability AccuRoute solution secure aligning InterFAX's in unique including with our channel example, to QX, capture cloud of document fax into InterFAX's model cloud-based we InterFAX, our approach customers. and AccuRoute's integration AccuRoute, offering go-to-market continued fax For the solution,

companies, of Upland to transition to the And also playbook, to We Mike in the Upland lastly, standard as operations. refine way business success, integration integrates that continued particularly and the our areas customer Web Services, Amazon international products mentioned. continued we

scale environment customer with improving a performance that and cloud-based ongoing growth. while will are We our optimizing us cost, giving the anticipated security

enjoyed proposal after For XX% example, to upload Qvidian, time. improved customers migrating

back pass our call are I to positive the expect we with QX that, Jack. overall, results future. the So continued will With over pleased in and momentum

Jack McDonald

Thanks Tim.

So let's now up the go and call open questions. for ahead

Operator

Instructions]. [Operator

Your from Blair. first Bhavan William from Suri question comes

Bhavan Suri

taking to touch Congratulations Tim Hi for first gents. with my maybe here. thanks and I on wanted question.

You cross-sell initiatives on here business have seen expansions. the around really some nice and

talk other have highlights or that or there characteristics For quarters think the of, sure of is what's it success? great. I sort been but Just a this all make Are this trend, trend. continues? you about conservative sort example, just customers? take the quarter so is previous to success, been what don't a happening little trend Because guys pretty quarter more doing it, that guess, common about targeting there? pretty different bit it it's last driving as to expansion have Are okay, becoming a something saying, that us cross-sell success, common you the feels you like, about as now of

Tim Mattox

I Yes. cross-sell. question question, your consistent on with Bhavan the appreciate and QX

take really still what opportunity promoter to I relevant and building I introduce customers. are to advantage the of and of up respect seeing like we And we our are strong scores here. though early we in think business, is loyalty to think offerings do are days innings the in are an with the still early its net we impact we customer to even in terms pipeline on all, this. trends

to knowledge or bids pattern lot companies management a So recent we interest it's automated the this, our relevance, with with even have of RightAnswers on and most offering Qvidian. purchased recognition proposals certainly seem whether the and

in seeing early at of pipeline. there,, least activity So increased stages we the are the

seeing that message will right impact on as hearing to we with we and will around how we how to, investing more have. of And know out But that see to, on marketing to alluded that now. plays future. how the are have doing see the will least, will you Jack are it we are we at this are putting an it receptiveness focus the big We in continue and And in off belief pay let and just it. in to

Bhavan Suri

are a Thanks Tim. similar seeing obviously stronger, expansion. And you on that's But cross-sell. even trend,

but So driving bit. is the happy, piece? NPS of just a Sort great, yes, maybe customers the expansion of to product same score high tied it are sort the obviously, question,

or scale So same Tenrox So expansion you it's it, let's are but products we something an haven't doing? that? ago? new seen is something there as have driving or with think guess, from what's Obviously you gosh, of really three that the we seen, at years help, I PowerSteering about say, new perspective sort two

Tim Mattox

Sure.

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have enhanced customer with We communication our customers. largest also particularly program, our

we customer we place now an of outreach us in year executive business and of top cycle are And Upland of is prior the of on, opportunity, an alluded this just expansions any anything executive. to twice cross-sell executive how where that of with more both feeds we that and funnel the calls, have adding think in but speaking uncovers have that a adding a going more We and of where hear renewals executive in in even out have or fully value, value activity. the hearing way I deal about just kind program it to goals

Just helping. a is on more little how expansion color

Bhavan Suri

helpful. do here? Through QX, QX gross driving one from pretty they you. Jack. to significantly just increased then or dynamic really Thank the Qvidian of And at hearing that? That's Mike. for So play one high gross XX.X%, InterFAX, what's was quick I miss it margin, just On sort margins,

Mike Hill

It's Bhavan. of mix Most the question. the change it's are for the Thanks the through change. that of adding we the in the Yes. companies M&A.

so bubble in and double on a just AWS So it's doing that. It's the are improvement mix. because InterFAX the on necessarily yet still I not we the really coming think change

a We get migration see we in will still double the to of through once and to well. lift there the XX basis so costs expect bubble improvement point or AWS with QX as shift

the really story. So that's

Bhavan Suri

guys. question. Thanks it. congratulations. Got Thanks for And my taking

Jack McDonald

Thank you.

Operator

Berg next question from Scott from Needham. Your comes

Scott Berg

everyone. Congrats and on thanks quarter taking a great questions. for my Hi

first one Bhavan's to Just I had is question two. my follow-up And leverage. margin around general

of As EBITDA get and goal, comes that much are your million, think from at that operating XX%-plus incrementally expansion to term least, margin expenses? the do how gross with goal margin you margins the line leveraging versus you associated shorter $XXX revenue that

Mike Hill

going to of it's XX% target I annualized the that Thanks whole organization will we as the we shared one. come revenue $XXX to as the question. scale, Scott, Yes, adjusted it's the about, million-plus talked margin for company. to for EBITDA most leverage Mike. to from of get of take service

yes, as direct are OpEx most to costs of So revenue. opposed in those cost of

be answer. And so that's to going the

Scott Berg

Helpful.

to is involved? color strength I there terms there comment know helpful. you. any down, your pricing from this that And think managing be churn Anything you I follow-up perspective, be And percentage what viewpoint a a couple the move that then Thank made it's bit may of to to helpful is like? if quarter, number a that? Are there. comments discounting indicate big around that know looks churn and a after that don't less little different, in Just would the you maybe pricing a seeing any a well strength. from but might obviously, of changes Jack, positive going strength, or

Jack McDonald

model is it's love Upland Sure. What about I a one-trick pony, right. that not the

around growth. a are We And plan number forward around organic talking doing customer five different progress has opportunities on cross-sell, the starting for rates, impact right, the are incremental on about the the what earlier. that we inning that net XX Tim had we around basis we six ability that different growth, promoter we when of to setting potential impact around areas. areas around XXX% success, that see or of had work is platinum where to see that our XXX that's about renewal that four And our to our base we The alluded stronger expansion, the making points really in think for early positive have we and that all success talk to that are us is there scores, upsell really of incremental around or the been table support. for

been which more the addition have or price XXX stages early we XXX to introduced now. we systemic It's In and increases only to scale uniform the that, business continue platform, again probably here. as days

this in those that. go-lives an growth. place of good implement really organic to increases, uniform arrows we just compare seeing are we other some a We cycle, in contributed in that some addition all the on so Again, a just are in really could to and systems are cycle you are added the seeing the addition getting to month cycle, of modest that of that renewals function full of went some Mike know was have And results through which price to quiver that through, and I strength the again our to. referred the we but on

there So you go.

Scott Berg

quarter. congrats a great again Thanks helpful. Super and on

Jack McDonald

Thank you.

Operator

Craig-Hallum. Rhee Your next Van from Jeff comes question from

Austin Williams

This guys. Austin, actually for is Hi Jeff. on

little on the direct question or the Just around or structure a telesales and the other? color now? bit Could of more the right size field give Just force one org. sales sales

Jack McDonald

Sure.

We sales of the head for a piece think period time a onboard think to the a was for head brought four in the quite anyway here. news had with the last or a as not quarter, And on really We we talked Upland M&A right I I we did of plus, do it have story not that there XX% chapter mass operating X% sales goal a which three about is from X% of quarter place of in journey. the were So of on have have one, that chapter of a platform it. leverage XX% time biggest anything And the XX% critical margin, to course of quarter as chapter we X% uniform long-term in else. being margin way current and our the the journey first Mike two, EBITDA more XXXX being being quarter in to to XX%. getting to, chapter is expansion gone or G&A than from alluded about

of growth the our So peeking around organic looking ability key that obviously gives the sales toward us begin part corner and that. to at marketing and investment a is

marketing a sales and and with to OEM very of way roughly and XX% channel XX% delivering of as well sales as on efficient field some revenue but a So sales combination inside relationships. spending strong

sales you still know sales of of fact growth talked impact that this is field mid-teens in the even on range And that retaining of the here case, through difference the sales there. have quality and don't because which now be I forces of mode the number some our force. so on are organic are of sales have But professional the yet in we to we also that the seeing come to on we And XX-plus that where see we side, and continues in the again is sort year have want know fact I fully, on biggest we by full where we And that about most future the that headcount head sales made acquisitions, upgraded will end right. hires and in in the of it. really that a the a we not are ramp-up

brought even in changed, better where put the array better a much So company in product much, we headcount us position. people. success the have the And has had, frankly, our hasn't of has strength

people. and so we and are able better to We are even are we bigger stronger attract

there. story the that's So

Austin Williams

for That's it me. Okay. Thanks.

Operator

Your next from Raymond question Brian from comes Peterson James.

Brian Peterson

taking gentlemen. Thanks for Hi question. the

I strong expansion wanted the to hit activity. So on

reached XXX how the So there quantify cross-sell to over and Is versus referenced three around you what trended the upsell quarters. way is between expansions split last that's customer last the few quarters? any over

Jack McDonald

this upsell purposeful one would some is to-date opposed cross-sell from into good cross-sells given I cross-sell. because still just We numbers, had half-dozen upside. that piece they is came the have cake, some majority but as of principally is make the a on we are it vast to Yes. which than the and better But that them And channel need is of were we customer a activity them of talked good account. the today our actually, more to the say is fact it right. as model, about, it, don't icing than upsell and of an

that's way So I characterized would it. the

Brian Peterson

on And Jack, that. follow-up maybe as a

the think actually corner the Or to there As and new we growth, you think do attack we about, you go to towards do team upsell that? is peeking around as you of guys phrased logos? wave the in is a around corner, now of organic think sales come it as the going first place be kind

Jack McDonald

No.

things. those all I think it's of

on sales. the example talked because of of clearly we to about biggest and starting we is the just various incremental the were understaffed the contributors a if year, from baseline force field growth, were opportunities organic maybe for So organic last X% growth sales probably of

XXX acquired And the to would gross dollar of right. pricing is same the renewal put I XX strength, the and Incremental rate forces another then category. basis another points. an to points. So probably on adding XX XXX again basis points, holding Platinum businesses, cross-sell, of in sales probably basis XX XXX there upsell, head is there opportunity sales, between of that to

a added we than rate are Now that takes to organic that, experiencing you it But not growth right, if all we you to higher up, do. going are perfectly ever currently. execute few against

XX% number are a we to products, that innovation. That efficient not Upland got the drive Analytics, we for done product we of being mentioned analytics our again, very these able but So put but bundles is through customer also a our into way, products that And customer combine making the management execute. and by doing outlook our engine. because employing R&D percentage as integrated relevant now Tim to why in the and remain are opportunities, investment that of in outreach flat terms And knowledge as now. to sort Tim satisfaction like customer conservative investing we we together have support like continue across of taking that's example, earlier, products predicate we earlier, with terms engine setting X%, multiple with products to the expense of are only real ComSci a solution in and with of seeing to have in here other revenue we what PSA the mentioned R&D

in I incremental multipronged just it's like So approach all day one to growth, to continue eggs a you can you just basket. and which day because are in putting drive me, but your

Brian Peterson

Jack. Thanks Great.

Operator

Your next from Terry from SunTrust. question Tillman comes

Eric Lemus

for third wanted on a guidance Hi touch on to guys. It's Lemus, Innovation on guidance Terry. acquisition a unpack went quarter. that anything us, saw for the over guidance raise line and line. on you top just up month RO the would whether significantly. This the a is success Is that guys there Nice been on top little in timeframe, guidance? that to second early that could when that If you the following the a you updated better just caused Eric great. pipeline I be the it job for be month quarter pretty or within you

Mike Hill

incremental about, the been we are is Really, is Things things a different is, Mike. is sort bunch there end company, The is is that the talking performing. over But good it's the company And to this through. of whole really what increase. spread bookings, the of pieces happening. news all Eric, guidance that of have the product so the smaller contributing and coming Yes. up sort lines expansions, forth.

this not diversified. there It's is the reason big is fundamental, really a why. So very nicely hey,

So we is can sense, makes say. that mostly that's really what

Eric Lemus

be have sales of enablement, we a research in market like doing good this Okay. the of Thanks then area Mike. growth the been at area And and a point. fair area it seems in looking this pretty to in amount

enablement? as do also view towards how guys And So more is as you the enablement? thought specifically sales far guys any sales the resources for then you there environment leaning competitive putting are in

Jack McDonald

say it's would interest. an I So area of

right. have so you us, in a And area. But we pipeline that of know opportunities

when a M&A. got have approach multi-filtered it comes to We

fit, financial So the have we but to we want a strategic have also criteria.

EBITDA retention products want the Fortune the We net We in have base. that And efficiency XXXX within of within positive dollar business about. want to five the can maybe, gross that margins. forma that high We with we to seven, be sticky buying have got talked growth model. six our high cash to rates. sales drive to We need times multiple customer so kind the organic we want of pro construct right we right

we in his we access of we And remarks that am broadly, opportunities then And exercise as from as So on products. M&A really hear mentioned seeing it in that just six have. a standpoint now, always very credit in to will well shape you it. quarters. see And is strong we the integrate We terms never think, are as timing have discipline last sized And cash we Mike I we pipeline. in same great to I are been pleased more we continue haven't but six we we are pipeline to opportunities and resources there. opportunities earlier, same the that these in since robust. the talked the some there much, sub-segment M&A, that are. on in while But facilities interested It's nice about in seeing operationally a hand to are pipeline deals guarantee as

feel that well. good as we about very So

Eric Lemus

Thanks. Great. Okay.

Operator

questions the no at time. presenters. will back are further the this over turn call I to There

Jack McDonald

this appreciate we and all of and on you thank interest again, will We quarter. for Well, your and Okay. the Tim. behalf time you Mike afternoon myself see next

you. thank So

Operator

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