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Array Networks Announces Replacement Program for Nortel Alteon Load Balancer, SSL Accelerator and VPN

Significant discounts offered to enable switching to Array’s highest-performing, eco-friendly SSL VPNs and Application Delivery Controllers

MILPITAS, CA - January 28, 2009 - Array Networks Inc., a global leader in enterprise secure application delivery, today announced a comprehensive trade-in program which enables Nortel Alteon customers to switch to Array Networks’ comprehensive SSL VPN and Application Delivery Controllers product lines. The trade-in program includes significant discounts and additional benefits to provide a seamless transition for Nortel’s customers following the company’s recent bankruptcy. Array’s products consume significantly less power, which offers an eco-friendly alternative to enhance organizations’ green initiatives.

“Nortel’s recent bankruptcy announcement has created concerns among businesses,” said Michael Zhao, president and CEO of Array Networks. “With the Nortel replacement program, we are offering organizations peace of mind in having the most secure, scalable, and highest-performing SSL VPN access gateways and application accelerators available. Additionally, our power-efficient platform helps businesses cut back on energy consumption and provide ongoing cost-savings in the data center while delivering additional functionality at no extra cost.”

Potential customers can receive 100% credit on the residual value of their Nortel equipment, up to a 40% maximum discount on new equipment. There are bonus incentives for distribution and channel partners as well. There are no minimum purchase requirements or maximum dollar limits. This replacement program applies to Nortel Alteon Layer 4-7 Load Balancers, SSL accelerators, SSL VPNs and Contivity VPN products.

Array Networks provides a holistic approach to deploying applications that offers a framework for supporting the broadest possible range of resources while providing superior security, performance, mobilization and TCO. Moreover, Array’s secure application delivery architecture is unobtrusive by design, enabling more applications than ever to be extended safely to users without changes to existing bandwidth or data center architectures.

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About Array Networks

Founded in 2000, Array Networks is a global leader in enterprise secure application delivery and universal access solutions for rapidly growing SSL VPN and application acceleration markets. More than 3000 customers worldwide including enterprises, service providers, government and vertical organizations in healthcare, finance, insurance and education rely on Array to provide anytime, anywhere secure and optimized access. Industry leaders including Deloitte, Red Herring, and Frost and Sullivan have recognized Array as a market and technology leader.

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