NetApp Hosts First Quarter Fiscal Year 2004 Financial Teleconference and Webcast


Sunnyvale, Calif. - August 4, 2003
-- After the close of market on Tuesday, August 19, 2003, Network Appliance, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP) will announce financial results for the first quarter fiscal year 2004, which ended August 1, 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:

First quarter fiscal year 2004 financial results announcement on August 19, 2003. A conference call and Webcast will be held at 2:00 p.m. (Pacific Time).

Agenda:

  • Welcome, introduction, and business review from Dan armenhoven
  • 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 Web cast will be available on our Web site 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: 547054

NETWORK APPLIANCE FUTURE TARGETED RELEASE DATES:

Q1 FY'04 results target date: August 19, 2003
Q2 FY'04 results target date: November 18, 2003
Q3 FY'04 results target date: February 17, 2004
Q4 FY'04 results target date: May 18, 2004


Press Contacts:

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


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


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