Network Appliance Wins 2006 Bronze Telly Award

Sunnyvale, Calif. - June 28, 2007 -- Network Appliance, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP), a leading provider of storage and data management solutions, today announced that its internal production team, the New Media Group, was recognized with a Bronze Telly Award for its production of a college intern recruiting video. The Telly Awards honor the very best local, regional, and cable television commercials and programs, as well as the finest video and film productions. The 28th Annual Telly Awards involved over 13,000 entries from across the United States and five continents and were judged by a panel of past winners. The New Media Group was honored for the recruiting video, which highlights the unique corporate culture at NetApp along with the high level of real-world responsibility placed upon participants in the internship program.

Last summer, NetApp hosted over 70 interns across the United States and in India who attended weekly events where they met with executives, toured manufacturing areas, and socialized with other students from around the world. The college intern program is part of a successful recruiting effort that added 1,600+ employees to the company in FY'07 and placed NetApp at number 6 on Fortune's list of "100 Best Companies to Work For" in 2007.

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