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Telus Transforms National Broadband Network Infrastructure with Juniper Networks

Canada's Second Largest Telco Deploys E-Series Routing Platforms in Next-Generation Network

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 7, 2004 - Juniper Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: JNPR) today announced that TELUS, one of Canada's leading telecommunications companies, has selected the infranet-ready E-series routing platform to deliver high quality, reliable broadband services to its business and consumer customers.

The E-series combines carrier-class routing, broadband subscriber management and IP services in a single platform. This enables TELUS to offer high-speed access and other revenue-generating IP services, while also reducing operational expenses. Powered by an innovative, programmable ASIC-based architecture, the E-series routing platforms are ideal for deploying IP services at the carrier edge.

"The Juniper Networks solutions enable TELUS to move broadband services beyond pure Internet connectivity to the more enhanced, reliable IP service offerings that our customers require," said Tim Fell, director of broadband services at TELUS. "We selected the E-series for its wire-speed performance, reliability and scale, as well as its ability to enable unique, differentiated services requiring Quality of Service. In addition, the E-series minimizes our infrastructure management and maintenance costs because of its increased reliability and availability."

"With its commitment to building a reliable converged IP/MPLS infrastructure capable of delivering an assured experience to its customers, TELUS is an example of how networks will evolve as providers adopt the principles of the infranet model," said Jim Dolce, executive vice president, worldwide field operations at Juniper Networks.


TELUS (TSX: T, T.A; NYSE: TU) is the largest telecommunications company in Western Canada and the second largest in the country, with more than $7 billion of annual revenue, 4.9 million network access lines and 3.4 million wireless subscribers. The company provides subscribers with a full range of telecommunications products and services including data, voice and wireless services across Canada, utilizing next-generation Internet-based technologies. TELUS was a premier founding supporter of the successful bid to bring the 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games to Canada.

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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