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Telstra BigPond Deploys Juniper Networks E-series for Highly Scalable L2TP VPN Service

E-series Edge Routing Platform Provides High Performance and High Availability to Over 300,000 Australian DSL Subscribers

SUNNYVALE, Calif., February 1, 2005 - Juniper Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: JNPR) today announced that Australia's Telstra BigPond has chosen Juniper Networks E-series edge routing platforms to provide connectivity to customers of BigPond's DSL service. Telstra BigPond is Australia's premier and largest Internet Service Provider (ISP).

The E-series edge routing platforms are designed to enable service providers to deploy more sophisticated broadband services with increased port density, performance, reliability and scale, while lowering operating expenses.

At BigPond, the E-series edge routing platforms are being deployed as Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP) networking servers to support existing and future subscribers on the Telstra network. L2TP is a secure remote access technology designed to protect sensitive data on DSL and other broadband connections.

"We are pleased that our valued relationship with Telstra has now expanded to include BigPond," said Shaun Page, director, Australia and New Zealand, Juniper Networks. "The E-series has been specifically designed for service providers such as Telstra that are committed to continuously improving service options for their customers. Advanced edge routing ability, with reliable, high-performance network services, is a key tenet of the Infranet vision of a secure and assured public infrastructure. The Juniper Networks routing and security portfolio is designed to transform this vision into reality."

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Juniper Networks is the leader in enabling secure and assured communications over a single IP network. The company’s purpose-built, high performance IP platforms enable customers to support many different services and applications at scale. Service providers, enterprises, governments and research and education institutions worldwide rely on Juniper Networks to deliver products for building networks that are tailored to the specific needs of their users, services and applications. Juniper Networks' portfolio of proven networking and security solutions supports the complex scale, security and performance requirements of the world’s most demanding networks. Additional information can be found at www.juniper.net.

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