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February 01, 2011 08:00 ET

Juniper Networks Named to Everything Channel's CRN Data Center 100

Innovator Recognized for Offering Channel Partners Cutting-Edge, Data Center Technologies

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - February 1, 2011) - Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) today announced it has been named to Everything Channel's CRN Data Center 100. This annual list features the top 100 vendors responsible for powering data centers with cutting-edge technologies that increase data center efficiency, performance and ROI, and help reduce energy consumption, waste and cost. 

Recognized for its broad portfolio of proven networking solutions and services including: routing, switching, security, application acceleration, identity policy and control, and management products, Juniper Networks offers a dramatically simplified "3-2-1" network architecture for a cloud-ready data center solution that lowers operational, capital, and environmental costs, while reducing cloud complexity and improving data center efficiencies. With its recent acquisitions of wireless LAN provider Trapeze Networks and virtualization security developer Altor Networks, Juniper continues to expand its technical expertise and offer a business value proposition that is second to none.

"Data centers represent a vital hub of technology infrastructure that businesses rely on to work without compromise," says Emilio Umeoka, senior vice president, worldwide partners, Juniper Networks. "As a leader in high-performance networking, we can deliver on a complete vision for the new network. Our increasingly integrated portfolio of networking and security solutions for the data center can allow Juniper Network Partners and their customers to increase efficiencies, achieve greater economies of scale and accelerate delivery of IT services at lower costs. We're pleased to receive this accolade and be noted among the industry's top 100 data center players." 

The CRN Data Center 100 helps VARs efficiently evaluate the products and technologies powering the data center and make strategic technology decisions in the data center to support their business. 

"The Data Center 100 list recognizes vendors who have adopted new technologies and procedures to bring the data center to the next level," said Kelley Damore, editorial director, Everything Channel. "These vendors have also demonstrated an ability to increase data center efficiency, performance and ROI while reducing energy consumption, waste and cost. I applaud the members of the Data Center 100 list for their forward-thinking technological advancements and environmental responsibility."

Selected by CRN's editorial staff, the complete list of the Data Center 100 is featured in the January 24th issue of CRN Magazine and will be featured online at http://www.crn-digital.com/crnmag.

About Everything Channel
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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).

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