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Tiscali France Transforms Broadband Services Using Juniper Networks Solutions

Increase in ADSL Subscriptions Drives Need for Tiscali France Infrastructure Upgrade

SUNNYVALE, Calif., November 4, 2003 - Juniper Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: JNPR) today announced that Tiscali France has transformed its broadband service offerings with the deployment of Juniper Networks M- and T-series routing platforms. Tiscali France's core network is now equipped to support the massive increase in ADSL subscriptions. Furthermore, with the Juniper Networks solutions in place, Tiscali France can easily scale its infrastructure to meet future growth demands.

"The decision to transform our network follows the recent acquisition of Cable & Wireless' French B2B internet business in combination with a sharp increase in ADSL subscriptions in France. We chose the Juniper Networks platforms because their proven carrier-class reliability and performance without compromise will enable us to transform and future proof our network. The scalability and interoperability of the M- and T-series has enabled us to cut operational costs and therefore add significantly to the profitability of the network," said Benoit Grange, network director of Tiscali France.

The network overhaul will see Juniper Networks solutions deployed throughout France, with T320 and M40e platforms installed in Tiscali's main Points-of-Presence (PoPs) in Paris, Lyon, Bordeaux and Marseille. Smaller PoPs across France will be equipped with M5 platforms.

The new infrastructure, underpinned by Juniper Networks proven technology, allows Tiscali France to scale from 16 to 64 times the current capacity, thereby providing Tiscali France with a clear and cost effective growth path for the future.

Telindus, one of Juniper Networks resellers, supplied the products. Juniper Networks Customer Services is responsible for maintenance and support.

About Juniper Networks, Inc.

Juniper Networks transforms the business of networking by converting a commodity - bandwidth - into a dependable, secure, and highly valuable corporate asset. Founded in 1996 to meet the stringent demands of service providers, Juniper Networks is now relied upon by the world's leading network operators, government agencies, research and education institutions, and information-intensive enterprises as the foundation for uncompromising networks. Juniper Networks is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California. Additional information can be found at www.juniper.net.

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About Tiscali France

Tiscali France forms part of Tiscali S.p.A., headquartered in Cagliari, Italy (Nuovo Mercato, Milan: TIS, Nouveau Marche, Paris: 005773), is the Internet Communication Company providing access, content and business applications, as well as innovative communications services. As of 30 June 2003, Tiscali had 7.6 million active users of whom 470,000 were broadband customers.