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Orange Business Services and Juniper Networks Receive Innovation Award for High-Performance Advanced Business Services

High Speed Provider Edge Project Converges and Enhances Service Offerings to Orange Business Services Customers

LONDON, August 5, 2009 - Juniper Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: JNPR), the leader in high-performance networking, today announced that Orange Business Services (OBS) and Juniper Networks received the Innovation Award for High-Performance Advanced Business Services at the recent Global Telecom Innovation awards ceremony in London. The award recognizes Orange Business Services and Juniper Networks for the design and delivery of innovative, next-generation IP business services.

Orange Business Services has deployed an innovative range of network services using Juniper Networks M120 Multiservice Edge Routers. The technology provides significant flexibility, operational advantage and enriched IP/VPN offerings to end customers. This has enabled value-added services, including managed security, hosted multimedia services, mobility, and multicast VPN for media and content streaming. The services target large, small and medium enterprises (SME) as well as mobile end users.

“This award is a reflection of the value of the network-based approach that enables Orange to simplify our customers’ experience and allows them to focus on their own applications and business processes,” said David Viret Lange, senior vice president of Product & Customer Development Solutions, Orange Business Services. “With the expected growth of software as a service solutions, Orange Business Services has introduced a new IP Service Gateway. This solution will interface IP/VPN with all types of shared or dedicated IP applications provided by ASPs, such as Web 2.0 and rich media services.”

“Orange Business Services is regarded as one of the most innovative IP/VPN and managed service providers in the world, and this award is a validation of the highly innovative range and scale of services that they are planning to offer from a common platform,” said Gert-Jan Schenk, senior vice president of operations, EMEA, Juniper Networks. “Juniper and OBS worked together to deliver a new competitive offering that, as recognized by Global Telecom, stands out in the industry.”

About Orange Business Services

Orange is the key brand of France Telecom, one of the world’s leading telecommunications operators. With 123 million customers, the Orange brand now covers Internet, television and mobile services in the majority of countries where the Group operates. At the end of 2008, France Telecom had consolidated sales of 53.5 billion euros (12.7 billion euros for the first quarter of 2009) and at 31 March 2009, the Group had a customer base of almost 184 million customers in 30 countries. These include 123 million mobile customers worldwide and 13 million broadband Internet (ADSL) customers in Europe. Orange is the number three mobile operator and the number one provider of broadband Internet services in Europe and, under the brand Orange Business Services, is one of the world leaders in providing telecommunication services to multinational companies.

The Group's strategy, which is characterized by a strong focus on innovation, convergence and effective cost management, aims to establish Orange as an integrated operator and benchmark for new telecommunications services in Europe. Today the Group remains focused on its core activities as a network operator, while working to develop its position in new growth activities. To meet customer expectations, the Group strives to provide products and services that are simple and user-friendly, while maintaining a sustainable and responsible business model that can be adapted to the requirements of a fast-paced and changing eco-system.

France Telecom (NYSE:FTE) is listed on Euronext Paris (compartment A) and on the New York Stock Exchange.

For more information: www.orange.com, www.francetelecom.com, www.orange-business.com.

Orange and any other Orange product or service names included in this material are trade marks of Orange Personal Communications Services Limited, Orange France or France Telecom.

About Juniper Networks

Juniper Networks, Inc. is the leader in high-performance networking. Juniper offers a high-performance network infrastructure that creates a responsive and trusted environment for accelerating the deployment of services and applications over a single network. This fuels high-performance businesses. Additional information can be found at www.juniper.net.

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