Juniper Networks Introduces Juniper Your University Program
SUNNYVALE, CA - February 14, 2005 - Juniper Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: JNPR) today announced the Juniper Your University Program. This is a highly targeted program aimed at helping universities, Four Year Colleges and Community and Technical Colleges deploy next generation technologies to improve services to students and faculty, accelerate success in highly competitive research initiatives and to help them forge new initiatives.
“Juniper Networks has been a long time partner of some of the most innovative and forward looking research and education institutions in the world. We’re pleased to be introducing a program that enables us to continue to help drive cutting edge projects, while supporting students and staff through the deployment of next generation networking and security solutions from Juniper Networks,” commented Matt Harcourt, director, Government and Education, Juniper Networks.
To support and encourage innovation, Juniper Networks will make equipment donations on a rolling basis to Higher Education Institutions that provide use cases outlining how they will deploy Juniper equipment in a way that challenges the limits of the traditional campus network. Colleges and Universities can submit applications for Juniper Your University via the Juniper Networks web site at www.juniper.net/solutions/ed/jyu.html.
In addition, education institutions that make a significant purchase of Juniper Networks products may be eligible for the following benefits:
* Discounts on equipment
* Assistance in creating an on-campus Juniper Networks laboratory
* Access to the Juniper Networks JUNOS Certification Degree Program - a certification course in Juniper Networks JUNOS operating system
* A voting member seat on the Juniper Higher Education Advisory Board
* Access to the Juniper Networks Internship program, which will provide real time job training to students while enrolled in JYU partner schools
* Advanced equipment release for beta testing purposes
* Job placement assistance to certified graduates
* Free on-line training
* Access to the Juniper Finance Program with preferred rates
* Access to Juniper Networks Best Practices Searchable Database
About Juniper Networks, Inc.
Juniper Networks is the leader in enabling secure and assured communications over a single IP network. The company’s purpose-built, high performance IP platforms enable customers to support many different services and applications at scale. Service providers, enterprises, governments and research and education institutions worldwide rely on Juniper Networks to deliver products for building networks that are tailored to the specific needs of their users, services and applications. Juniper Networks’ portfolio of proven networking and security solutions supports the complex scale, security and performance requirements of the world’s most demanding networks. Additional information can be found at www.juniper.net.
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