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SingTel Expands Consumer Broadband Network with Siemens and Juniper Networks

Siemens Singapore Awarded SingTel Contract to Supply, Install and Maintain Additional Juniper Networks Routing Platforms

SUNNYVALE, Calif., January 12, 2004 - Juniper Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: JNPR) and Siemens Information and Communication Networks (ICN) Singapore today announced that they will provide Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SingTel) with advanced routing solutions to expand one of Asia's largest consumer broadband networks.

Siemens ICN Singapore will supply the carrier with Juniper Networks E-series routing platforms deployed in multiple points of presence to aggregate bandwidth and provide superior broadband services to Singapore's growing and increasingly demanding domestic customer base.

"Singapore is one of Asia's most wired and digitally sophisticated cities and consumers have high expectations when it comes to the quality of their broadband experience," said Ho Siaw Hong, vice president of Fixed Networks for SingTel. "This expansion project will enable us to meet the strong demand for high quality, domestic broadband access. We have also been working with Siemens in the earlier phases of our network expansion and are satisfied with the level of in-country support provided."

Commenting on the latest expansion contract, Mr Guenther Braeuning, senior vice-president of Siemens ICN Singapore, said "Siemens is committed to providing reliable and innovative services to consumers and business customers alike, and we are very proud to be selected once again as the preferred working partner for SingTel in this latest expansion project."

"SingTel is one of several Asian customers who have had positive experiences with our products and therefore SingTel has selected Juniper again for the next stage of their network expansion programs," said Brad Gray, vice-president, Asia South Pacific for Juniper Networks. "We see SingTel's decision to expand with Juniper Networks products as a validation of the high performance and advanced feature set of our platforms, which have already been proven to perform as expected in SingTel's production network."

The expansion, which is being implemented by Siemens ICN Singapore, is scheduled for completion this month.

About SingTel

SingTel is Asia's leading communications company with operations and investments in more than 20 countries and territories around the world. Serving both the corporate and consumer markets, it is committed to bringing the best of global communications to customers in the Asia Pacific and beyond.

Operating out of two major centres, Singapore and Australia (through wholly-owned subsidiary SingTel Optus), the SingTel Group provides a comprehensive portfolio of services that include voice and data services over fixed, wireless and Internet platforms.

SingTel has been recognised Best Asian Telecom Carrier by industry publication, TelecomAsia, for six consecutive years since 1998. The Group employs more than 19,000 people around the world and had a turnover of S$10.26 billion (US$5.80 billion) for the year ended 31 March 2003. More information can be found at http://www.singtel.com and http://www.optus.com.au.

About Siemens Information and Communication Networks

Siemens Information and Communication Networks (IC Networks) is a leading provider of network technology for enterprises, carriers and service providers. Its comprehensive portfolio - HiPath for enterprises, SURPASS for carriers - comprises IP-based convergence solutions for voice and data, a full range of solutions for broadband access, and optical transport networks. The Siemens Group thus provides complete solutions from a single source for the infrastructure of the Next Generation Network - optimized for a prompt return on investment and to open up new business opportunities for customers.

Further information about ICN is available at: http://www.siemens.com/networks.

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. The Infranet Initiative uses Juniper Networks MINT (Model for InfraNet Transformation) as its underlying framework. Juniper Networks is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California. Additional information can be found at www.juniper.net.

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