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Juniper Networks

November 09, 2010 09:00 ET

Juniper Networks Wins Streaming Media Readers' Choice Award

Media Flow Controller Voted Best Over-the-Top Video Solution by Streaming Media Readers

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - November 9, 2010) -  Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) today announced that its Juniper Networks® Media Flow Controller has won the 2010 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Award in the Over-the-Top Video Solution category. Media Flow Controller is the foundation of the Juniper Media Flow Solution, a converged content delivery and caching solution that enables service providers, online media companies and content delivery networks (CDNs) to deliver rich media content more efficiently, cost effectively and profitably.

"We are honored that Streaming Media's readers have selected Juniper's Media Flow Controller as this year's best Over-The-Top Video Solution," said Manoj Leelanivas, executive vice president and general manager, Junos® Ready Software Business Group, Juniper Networks. "As video consumption continues to migrate toward online and mobile devices, it is increasingly important to develop innovative solutions, like Media Flow Controller, that enable service providers to more cost-effectively deliver this content; while at the same time providing a path to monetizing the delivery."

Earlier this year, the Juniper Media Flow Solution was also selected as the winner in the "Most Innovative Online Video Solution Product of the Year" category for the NetEvents 2010 "Technology Leader" Awards, further exemplifying Juniper's industry-leading position in this space.

Media Flow Controller is a next-generation content delivery engine that enables customers to reduce costs and improve the profitability of delivering rich media content, while also improving quality of experience for consumers. A ground-breaking software architecture enables Media Flow Controller to maximize performance and deliver enhanced throughput, session density and scale. Media Flow Controller can be deployed on the Juniper Networks VXA Series Media Flow Engines, or on generally-available x86 servers.

Network service providers can use Media Flow Controller as an edge cache to reduce the impact of over-the-top traffic such as video on their networks, enabling reduced costs while improving experience for end-users. These same Media Flow platforms can also be the foundation for exciting new content-based services, such as the delivery of premium entertainment content to multiple types of consumer devices. In this manner, Media Flow Controller enables customers to reduce costs immediately, while providing a clear path to revenue growth via new service opportunities.

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