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Narus

June 22, 2009 10:47 ET

Narus Taps Paul Farmer as Chief Financial Officer

Senior Executive Brings More Than 25 Years' Financial and Operations Management Experience to Leader in Real-Time Traffic Intelligence

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - June 22, 2009) - Narus, the leader in real-time traffic intelligence for the protection and management of large, complex IP networks, today announced the appointment of Paul Farmer as chief financial officer. With more than 25 years' experience in financial management, Farmer will tackle the administrative aspects of Narus' business, including finance, accounting, tax, legal, procurement, contract management and I/T. His expertise will help lead Narus on its path to providing real-time traffic intelligence solutions to the world's largest service providers and government organizations for the protection and management of their large IP networks.

Over the course of his career, Farmer has held the chief financial officer position for a number of public and private companies, including IPIX, Buzzsaw.com, CCAi, TCSI and TSCC. Immediately prior to joining Narus, Farmer served as the chief financial officer of Xoft, a leading medical device manufacturer. Farmer was also a partner with Tatum, LLC, a nationwide senior financial executive consulting firm; and a senior audit manager with PriceWaterhouseCoopers.

Paul is a CPA and has an accounting degree from the University of Illinois. He earned his MBA from the University of Chicago.

"We are extremely pleased to welcome Paul to Narus' management team," said Greg Oslan, president and CEO of Narus. "Paul brings with him a stellar reputation among the financial community and extensive experience working with growth-oriented companies. Paul's financial and leadership expertise makes him an ideal addition to our team as we continue to drive global growth."

"I am excited to join a true pioneer focused on protecting and managing the world's largest IP networks," said Farmer. "Narus is a company that is very well-positioned for its next stage of growth, with great talent, competitive technology and a strong customer base. I look forward to working with the entire Narus leadership team as we implement the company's strategies in solidifying its leadership in real-time traffic intelligence."

About Narus, Inc.

Narus is the leader in real-time traffic intelligence for the protection and management of large IP networks, and is the only company that provides security, intercept and traffic management solutions within a single, flexible system. With Narus, service providers and governments around the world can immediately detect, analyze, mitigate and target any unwanted, unwarranted or malicious traffic. Narus provides its customers with complete, real-time insight into all of their IP traffic from the network to the applications. Combined with the ability to enable numerous actions, Narus customers have the ability to take the most appropriate actions quickly.

Narus' system protects and manages the largest service provider and government IP networks around the world including KDDI (Japan), Raytheon, Telecom Egypt, Reliance (India), Saudi Telecom, US Cellular, Pakistan Telecom Authority and many more. Narus is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California with regional offices around the world. For more information, please visit www.narus.com.

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