News Release

Cisco to Host Audio Webcast to Update Press and Industry Analyst on its Wireless Strategy

WHAT: Cisco invites press, industry analysts and the
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Apr 28, 2004

WHAT: Cisco invites press, industry analysts and the investment community to attend an audio Webcast where executives will introduce innovative new technology and solutions that advance and expand its wireless framework - Cisco Structured Wireless-Aware Network. Executives will also discuss Cisco's vision and overall strategy for solving customers' challenges in managing, securing and reducing the total cost of ownership (TCO) of their wireless LAN deployments.

Join host Larry Birenbaum, senior vice-president and general manager, Ethernet Access Group and keynote presenters Douglas Gourlay, product line manager of Internet Systems Business Unit and Bill Rossi, vice-president and general manager, Wireless Networking Business Unit as they discuss Cisco's strategy and introduce new technologies that further address customer demands for enterprise-class, network system capabilities. Lastly, there will be a short demo and an open Q&A session.

WHEN: Wednesday, May 5, 2004, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. PT

AGENDA:

10:00-10:10a.m. Opening Remarks: Larry Birenbaum, Cisco Systems
10:10-10:30a.m. Douglas Gourlay, Cisco Systems
10:30-10:35a.m. Short Demo
10:35-10:50a.m. Bill Rossi, Cisco Systems
10:50-11:00a.m. Open Audience Q&A

REGISTRATION FOR PRESS AND INDUSTRY ANALYSTS:
Business press may register by contacting Kim Otzman for Cisco Systems, Inc. at kotzman@cisco.com / 408 527-0356. Please provide your name, publication, phone and e-mail address.

Industry press may register by contacting Rebecca Noriega for Cisco Systems, Inc. at rnoriega@cisco.com / 408 853-5819. Please provide your name, publication, phone and e-mail address.

Industry analysts may register by contacting Leslie Wood for Cisco Systems, Inc. at lfwood@cisco.com / 408 853-6289. Please provide your name, firm, phone and e-mail address.

AUDIO WEBCAST REGISTRATION: To register for the live audio Webcast of the presentation, please go to: http://www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/ir_site.zhtml?ticker=28103&script=1010&item_id=878696

Important note: Please be sure to click on the entire link above as it tends to wrap in text files.

To view the online presentation you will need either RealPlayer or Windows Media Player software. If you do not have either of these software programs, you can download them at the links provided below. We encourage you to download the software at least one hour before the presentation to allow time for installation. Also, it will be important to disable pop-up window blockers as this can interfere with your ability to access the webcast.

RealPlayer can be downloaded at: http://www.real.com/player/index.html?src=downloadr

Windows Media Player can be downloaded at:http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/en/download/default.asp

EDITOR'S NOTE: For news and features relating to the news announcement visit http://newsroom.cisco.com/dlls/2004/hd_050504.html

CONTACT: For more information, please contact:

Kim Otzman, Corporate PR, Cisco Systems, Inc.
kotzman@cisco.com / 408 527-0356

Rebecca Noriega, Technology PR, Cisco Systems, Inc.
rnoriega@cisco.com / 408 853-5819

Leslie Wood, Industry Analyst Relations, Cisco Systems, Inc.
lfwood@cisco.com / 408 853-6289

See our Cisco Structured Wireless-Aware Network web site at www.cisco.com/go/swan.