News Release

@Home Network and Cisco Systems Team Up To Bring Broadband Technology to Main Street, USA

Launch 12-City Shopping Mall Tour at National Cable Show
May 04, 1998

NCTA '98, ATLANTA, Georgia -- May 4, 1998 -- @HomeNetwork (Nasdaq: ATHM), the leader in high-speed Internet servicesvia the cable infrastructure, and Cisco Systems, the worldwide leader innetworking for the Internet, today announced "The Cisco/@HomeInternet Revolution Mall Tour," which will reach consumers on today'sversion of Main Street -- high-traffic shopping malls in twelve U.S. cities.As a breakthrough traveling event on broadband Internet technology, thetour will give consumers the opportunity to "touch and feel" the power ofhigh-speed Internet services.

"Cable brings a boost in performance and immediacy of the Internet that leaves consumers breathless when they see the power of the @Homeservice," said Dean Gilbert, senior vice president and general manager of@Home Network. "By bringing live demonstrations to busy malls where mainstream America shops, we're dramatically increasing awareness and understanding of what broadband technology offers to consumers."

"The mall tour is an excellent vehicle to show consumers and smallbusiness owners the range of Internet solutions from Cisco-powered cableoperators, as well as demonstrations of the reliability, security, andperformance of Cisco-powered MCNS modems from our licensees, thatwill be broadly available to consumers later this year," said Keith Fox,Vice President, Corporate Marketing, Cisco Systems.

@Home and Cisco are in the process signing up tour sponsors, includingcompanies making Cisco-enabled cable modems, computer hardwarevendors, @Media content partners and mainstream consumer advertiserswho see the mall venue as an excellent way to give consumers theopportunity to try out new products, take a guided web-tour of featuredservices and sign-up for the @Home service. Over 360,000 consumersare expected to see the tour in the malls visited.

The tour will kick-off in August, during the busy back-to-school shoppingperiod, and will continue through November. It will be promoted in localmarkets by @Homes cable partners -- Cox, TCI, Comcast, Cablevision,Marcus and InterMedia as it travels across the country. The tour will visitmalls in: Dallas, Phoenix, New Jersey, Long Island, Connecticut,Baltimore, Philadelphia, Seattle, San Francisco, Nashville, San Diego, andOrange County (California).

Dubbed "Seeing is Believing Marketing," @Home's launch events withlocal cable partners have proven the effectiveness of hands-ondemonstrations to promote and sell broadband Internet services andrelated products. Cisco is encouraging the development of high-speedresidential Internet access in several ways, including its own productdevelopment and through relationships with service providers and productmanufacturers. "The Cisco/@Home Internet Revolution Mall Tour," willreach consumers in the center courts of shopping malls, engaging them ininteractive demonstrations.

@Home Network

Based in Redwood City, California, @Home Network (Nasdaq: ATHM) distributes high-speed interactive services to residences and businesses using its own network architecture and a variety of transport options including the cable industry's hybrid-fiber coaxial infrastructure. The cable connection provides users significant increases in speed over conventional Internet services. Leveraging the "always on" attributes of cable, @Home allows for unique multimedia applications that go beyond current Web experiences. Since its founding in 1995, @Home Network hasreached affiliate agreements with eight leading cable companies in North America: Tele-Communications Inc., Cablevision Systems Corp.,Comcast Corporation, Cox Communications, InterMedia Partners, Marcus Cable, Rogers Cablesystems Limited and Shaw Communications.

@Home Network, @Home, and the logo are trademarks of @Home Network and may be registered in certain jurisdictions. All other brands and products are trademarks of their respective companies.The matters discussed in this press release involve risks and uncertainties described from time to time in@Home Networks filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In particular, see "Factors ThatMay Affect Future Operating Results" in the Companys Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 1997 and"Risk Factors" in the Final Prospectus for @Home Networks initial public offering.

Cisco Systems

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) is theworldwide leader in networking for the Internet. News and information areavailable at

For more information visit Cisco PR Contacts

Copyright ) 1998 Cisco Systems, Inc.Important Notices and Privacy Statement.