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


Sunnyvale, CA - October 29, 2002
-- After the close of market on Tuesday, November 12, 2002, Network Appliance, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP) will announce financial results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2003, which ended October 25, 2002. As is customary, Network Appliance will host a conference call at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time 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
  • Steve Gomo, Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer

What:

Second quarter financial results announcement on November 12, 2002. Conference call and Webcast will be held at 2:00 p.m. (Pacific Time).

Agenda:

  • Welcome and introduction from Dan Warmenhoven
  • Financial review and outlook from Steve Gomo
  • 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 1-877-278-8649
Outside the United States 1-706-643-1699

The conference call replay will be available for 72 hours following completion of the call.
The replay numbers are:
United States 1-800-642-1687
Outside the United States 1-706-645-9291
Access Code: 6343910

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 Webcast. Network Appliance will guide you in downloading any necessary applications for live audio feeds. The Webcast will be available on our Web site for two weeks.

Press Contacts:

Marla Dierkes
Network Appliance, Inc. (Press)
(408) 822-3580
marla@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