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Juniper Networks Completes Acquisition of Funk Software


SUNNYVALE, CA - December 1, 2005 - Juniper Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: JNPR) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Funk Software, a leading provider of standards-based network access security solutions. Juniper Networks announced a definitive agreement to acquire Funk Software on November 14, 2005.

Founded in 1982 and headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Funk Software develops products and technologies that protect the integrity of the network by ensuring both the user and the device meet an organization’s security policies before they are granted access. These solutions include market leading products such as its Steel-Belted Radius, a RADIUS/AAA server, Odyssey Client, an 802.1X client for wireless and wired networks and its recently introduced Endpoint Assurance Product suite for network-based enforcement of endpoint integrity. Built on open standards, Funk Software’s products are interoperable with products from a broad range of security and infrastructure vendors and are in widespread use on every type of network, public and private, wired and wireless.

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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

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