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Cisco, Scientific Atlanta and Linksys Come Together at National Cable & Telecommunications Association Tradeshow to Showcase Their "Connected Life" Solutions


Cisco CEO John Chambers to participate on keynote panel on Monday, April 10, 2006.

ATLANTA, Ga., (The 2006 National Show, Booth Nos. 3121 and 2251), April 7, 2006 - Cisco Systems®, Scientific Atlanta and Linksys are converging on Atlanta, Georgia, from April 9 to 11, 2006 to demonstrate their industry-leading products and services at the National Cable & Telecommunications Association’s “The 2006 National Show” in the Georgia World Congress Center.
Cisco Systems President and CEO John Chambers is participating in a panel discussion from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (EDT) on Monday, April 10, 2006. Chambers will discuss the future of the converged communications world and how cable operators can continue to operate at the forefront of new opportunities driven by technology advancement, content proliferation and increasing consumer control of media.

Operating under a theme of a “The Connected Life,” Cisco, Scientific Atlanta and Linksys are helping cable operators fulfill the preferences today’s consumers, who are accessing all types of content (e.g., voice, video, data, music) on personal computers (PCs), cell phones, televisions (TVs) and mobile devices

Cisco, Scientific Atlanta and Linksys are demonstrating at NCTA “The 2006 National Show” their unique abilities to offer:

Cisco Internet Protocol Next-Generation Network (IP NGN) architecture, a value-added way for cable operators and service providers to migrate to IP-based networks, increasing their ability to deliver innovative new services, improving their operational and capital expenditure efficiencies, and advancing the network and service control that they and their customers need for long-term business success;
A way to transform operators from being service provider to “Experience Provider” powered by Cisco, Scientific Atlanta and Linksys “Connected Life” solutions;
The most comprehensive “Glass-to-Glass” solutions with world-class expertise in data, voice, video, and the “Connected Home;” and
A broad range of system integration and customer support services.
“Our connected life reflects the growing trend of many services to many screens, anytime, anywhere,” said Jeff Spagnola, vice president of service provider marketing at Cisco. “End users want consistent experiences across services and across devices. To realize the connected life vision, Cisco, Scientific Atlanta and Linksys are coming together in Atlanta to show cable operators from around the world how they can transform themselves to become experience providers.”

“The convergence of entertainment, information and communication services creates a digital universe where consumers expect to be connected when they want, how they want, and even where they want,” said Michael Harney, president of Subscriber Network Systems at Scientific Atlanta, a Cisco company. “To meet the connected life expectations of consumers, Cisco, Scientific Atlanta and Linksys can offer innovative products and technologies that can deliver easy access to multiple forms of content, on multiple devices, inside and outside the home.”

For more information on what Cisco, Scientific Atlanta and Linksys are demonstrating at “The 2006 National Show in Atlanta, refer to separate news release issued today entitled, ”Cisco Systems to Showcase Networking Technology Innovations at NCTA The 2006 National Show“ and ”Scientific Atlanta at NCTA: Convergence of Next-Generation Technologies Driving the Digital Lifestyle"

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