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

Sunnyvale, CA - April 28, 2003 -- After the close of market on Tuesday, May 13, 2003, Network Appliance, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP) will announce financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2003, which ended April 25, 2003. 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 CFO

What:

Fourth quarter and fiscal year end 2003 financial results announcement on May 13, 2003. A conference call and Webcast will be held at 2:00 p.m. (Pacific Time).

Agenda:

  • Welcome, introduction, and business review from Dan Warmenhoven
  • Financial review and outlook from Steve Gomo
  • Question and answer session

How to Participate:

WEB CAST:

To participate in the Webcast, visit the Network Appliance Investor Relations page located at www.netapp.com, under Investors. Or you may use this link as a short cut: 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 Website for two weeks.

CONFERENCE CALL:

To participate in the live conference call, the dial-in numbers are:
United States 1-800-218-0530
Outside the United States 1-212-329-1452

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: 534799

Press Contacts:

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

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

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