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Juniper Networks Announces Release of Instructional Guide "Network Access Control for Dummies"

A Practical Approach to Understanding and Implementing NAC for Secure Network and Application Access and Improved Workforce Productivity

SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 11, 2009 - Juniper Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: JNPR), the leader in high-performance networking, today announced the recent release of "Network Access Control for Dummies," (Wiley Publishing, Inc; ISBN: 9780470398678; US$34.99) a practical guide to understanding and implementing NAC. This latest "For Dummies" reference guide from a leading NAC security vendor provides a fast-track approach to learning advanced concepts that users need to acquire in order to properly set up and operate NAC.

"Network Access Control for Dummies" provides an overview of how a comprehensive, standards-based NAC solution works and teaches administrators how to ensure a successful deployment. It covers the NAC lifecycle, including the steps of assessing, evaluating, remediating, enforcing and monitoring an organization's program. It also illustrates real-world challenges and helps users decide on the best NAC approach for their organization.

"Innovative businesses are increasingly turning to network access control solutions to grow and sustain productivity and improve security," said Scott Edwards, director, Education Services at Juniper Networks. "With this friendly instructional book, our goal is to help administrators achieve this balance and enable flexible, secure and differentiated network and application access. Regardless of their use case or access control challenge, we as a market leader aim to provide guidance that builds user confidence and knowledge to ensure success."

Published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc., "Network Access Control for Dummies" is available worldwide wherever technical books are sold. For more information or to read a sample chapter, visit https://www.juniper.net/training/jnbooks/. Additional information from John Wiley & Sons can be found at http://www.wiley.com.

About the Authors

Jay Kelley is a product marketing manager at Juniper Networks responsible for Juniper's network access solutions. Rich Campagna is a senior product line manager responsible for product requirements for both the Juniper Networks Secure Access and Unified Access Control product families. Denzil Wessels is a technical marketing manager at Juniper responsible for managing key business development partners and a regular speaker on NAC at industry conferences.

About Juniper Networks

Juniper Networks is in the business of network innovation. From devices to data centers, from consumers to cloud providers, Juniper Networks delivers the software, silicon and systems that transform the experience and economics of networking. Additional information can be found at Juniper Networks (www.juniper.net).

About Wiley

Founded in 1807, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. has been a valued source of information and understanding for 200 years, helping people around the world meet their needs and fulfill their aspirations. Since 1901, Wiley and its acquired companies have published the works of more than 350 Nobel laureates in all categories: Literature, Economics, Physiology or Medicine, Physics, Chemistry and Peace.

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