Network Appliance Hosts First Quarter Fiscal Year 2003 Financial Webcast and Teleconference

Sunnyvale, CA - July 29, 2002 -- After the close of market on Tuesday, August 13, 2002, Network Appliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) will announce financial results for the first quarter fiscal year 2003, which ended July 26, 2002. As is customary, following the press release at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time, Network Appliance management will host a conference call to discuss the results. In conjunction with the conference call, Network Appliance will broadcast the call live over the Internet.

Who:

Network Appliance, senior management, including:

  • Dan Warmenhoven, CEO
  • Tom Mendoza, President
  • Jeff Allen, CFO and Executive VP, Finance and Operations

What:

First quarter and fiscal year 2003 financial results announcement on August 13, 2002. Conference Call and Webcast at 2:00 p.m. (Pacific Time).

Agenda:

  • Welcome and introduction from Dan Warmenhoven
  • Financial review and outlook from Jeff Allen
  • Business review from Dan Warmenhoven
  • Question and answer session

How to Participate:

CONFERENCE CALL:

To participate in the live conference call, the dial-in numbers are:
United States 1-800-218-0204
Outside the United States 1-303-262-2141

The conference call replay will be available for 72 hours following completion of the call.
The replay numbers are:
United States 1-800-405-2236
Outside the United States 1-303-590-3000
Access Code: 488205

WEB CAST:

To participate in the Webcast, visit the Network Appliance Investor Relations web site at http://investors.netapp.com. Allow at least fifteen minutes before the start of the Web cast. Network Appliance will guide you in downloading any necessary applications for live audio feeds. The Web cast will be available at our Web site for two weeks.

Press Contacts:
Eric Brown
Network Appliance, Inc. (Press)
(408) 822-3463
ebrown@netapp.com

Rod Mathews
Network Appliance, Inc. (Investor)
(408) 822-6108
Rod.mathews@netapp.com


Billie Fagenstrom
Network Appliance, Inc. (Investor)
(408) 822-6428
billief@netapp.com