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Vodafone Group Recognizes Juniper Networks as Outstanding Strategic Technology Partner in Global Award Ceremony

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Pace of Innovation and Ability to Deliver Critical Projects at Scale Acknowledged

SUNNYVALE, CA  --(Marketwired - March 07, 2016) - Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), the industry leader in network innovation, today announced that it received the award for 'Outstanding Delivery & Quality Performance' from Vodafone Group, during its recent 2015 Vodafone Supplier Awards ceremony in Amsterdam.

Juniper Networks is a strategic provider of IP routing and security technology for Vodafone's global network infrastructure, including its next-generation data centers, IP/MPLS backbones and mobile backhaul domains. When presenting the award, Vodafone acknowledged the exceptional strategic value delivered by Juniper's technology innovations, stability and quality. The company also called out Juniper's ability to deliver and support strategic projects at scale.

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"The ongoing drive from our subscribers for ubiquitous mobile access to data, content and services means that the performance of our network is fundamentally important to them and to Vodafone. Juniper Networks is a highly trusted partner who helps us to deliver the best possible customer experience."

-Detlef Schultz, Group supply chain management director at Vodafone

"Juniper will continue to invest in network innovation and deliver a remarkable customer experience for Vodafone and its subscribers. As a global team, we are dedicated to and fully focused on that objective, and thank Vodafone for its continued confidence and support."

- Luca Claretti, mobile client director at Juniper Networks.

 "Juniper is extremely honored to earn Vodafone's Supplier Award recognizing our commitment to network innovation and the ability to support strategic projects at scale. Vodafone's network handles a staggering amount of subscriber traffic -- 400 petabytes of mobile data and a reported 75 percent growth in mobile traffic in the first half of its 2015/16 financial year. With such traffic volumes, the need for scalable, stable networking solutions to transport and secure that mobile data is vital."

-Rami Rahim, chief executive officer at Juniper Networks.

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