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LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwire) -- 01/18/13 -- In the news release, "Juniper Networks Honors Partners for Excellence in Innovation and Customer Service During Second Annual Global Partner Conference," issued Wednesday, January 16, by Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), we are advised by the company that the sixth winning entry under "Americas Regional or Vertical Market Award Winners" should read "Orben Comunicaciones" rather than "Orbin" as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows.

Juniper Networks Honors Partners for Excellence in Innovation and Customer Service During Second Annual Global Partner Conference

Thirty-Three Partners From the Americas, Asia-Pacific and EMEA Recognized for Outstanding Achievements During 2012

LAS VEGAS, NV -- January 16, 2013 -- Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), the industry leader in network innovation, today announced its 2012 Juniper Partner Award winners spotlighting the outstanding achievements and commitment from the company's top channel partners in the areas of sales, customer service excellence, technology expertise and service specializations.

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Juniper presented 33 Partner Awards during its second annual Juniper Networks Global Partner Conference held at the Aria Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The winners were present at the Global Partner Conference that brought together more than 1,000 partners from around the world.

Award Winners:

Americas Overall Performance Award Winners

  • Distributor of the Year: Ingram Micro Inc., US
  • Partner of the Year: CenturyLink
  • Growth Partner of the Year: CDW

Americas Regional or Vertical Market Award Winners

  • United States Western Region Partner of the Year: InterVision
  • United States Central Region Partner of the Year: Synercom
  • United States Eastern Region Partner of the Year: Integration Partners
  • United States Southern Region Partner of the Year: M&S Technologies
  • Canada Partner of the Year: Bell Canada
  • Caribbean and Latin American Partner of the Year: Orben Comunicaciones
  • Federal Partner of the Year: Applied Network Solutions

Asia-Pacific Overall Performance Award Winners

  • Commercial Partner of the Year: Beijing Netforce Co., Ltd.
  • Distributor of the Year: SYNNEX Technology International (HK) Ltd.
  • Enterprise Partner of the Year: Inspira Enterprise India Pvt Ltd
  • Innovative Partner of the Year: Nissho Electronics Corporation
  • Innovative Distributor of the Year: DataOne Asia (Thailand) Co., Ltd
  • Service Provider Partner of the Year: NERA Telecommunications Limited

Asia-Pacific Regional or Vertical Market Award Winners

  • ANZ Partner of the Year: Comlinx
  • ASEAN Partner of the Year: NERA Telecommunications Limited
  • GCR Partner of the Year: Digital China (China) Ltd.
  • India Partner of the Year: IBM India
  • Japan Partner of the Year: NetOne Systems Corporation
  • Korea Partner of the Year: Icraft Co, Ltd

Europe, Middle East, Africa Overall Performance Award Winners

  • Partner of the Year: IBM Southern Europe
  • Commercial Partner of the Year: NVision Group Russia
  • Distributor of the Year: Westcon Group and Affiliates EMEA
  • Enterprise Partner of the Year: Imtech ICT UK
  • Service Provider Partner of the Year: Alpha Data UAE

Europe, Middle East, Africa Regional or Vertical Market Award Winners

  • DACH Partner of the Year: Xantaro Deutschland GmbH (Germany)
  • MEA Partner of the Year: IBM Middle East
  • North Partner of the Year: Securelink Belgium
  • RESE Partner of the Year: Comp S.A. Poland
  • South Partner of the Year: IBM Southern Europe
  • UKI Partner of the Year: Agile Networks Ireland

"We congratulate this year's winners and thank them for their commitment to customer service and innovation excellence in their specific regions. Juniper Networks is committed to the long-term success of our partners from around the world. These partner achievements are a great example of how our partners can team and lead with Juniper Networks to differentiate their services and offer greater business and technical value to customers."
--Emilio Umeoka, senior vice president, worldwide partners and alliances, Juniper Networks

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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) or connect with Juniper on Twitter and Facebook.

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