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Join Aruba and Airheads Experts via LIVE Video at Upcoming Gestalt IT ‘Wi-Fi Symposium' and ‘Tech Field Day'

<p class='bwalignc'> <i>Aruba leaders join Gestalt IT to discuss WLAN architectures, BYOD and other mobility topics on January 25; Aruba co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer Keerti Melkote hosts second live event January 27</i> </p>

Thursday, January 19, 2012

Join Aruba and Airheads Experts via LIVE Video at Upcoming Gestalt IT ‘Wi-Fi Symposium' and ‘Tech Field Day'08:00 EST Thursday, January 19, 2012 SUNNYVALE, Calif. (Business Wire) -- Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARUN) today announced that a number of its top experts in the access networking field would be participating in two upcoming, blogger-led discussions which will be made available via live video broadcast. Leading industry bloggers and freelance writers will be on hand to cover the events as well. “Independent bloggers, freelance writers, and podcasters have a public presence that has immense influence on the ways that products and companies are perceived and by the general public,” said Stephen Foskett, organizer of the events. “The world of media has changed, with social media and blogging gaining special importance. Our Wi-Fi Symposium and Tech Field Day are great opportunities for tech companies and independent writers to meet, update and discuss products and form new communications.” The “Wi-Fi Mobility Symposium,” being held in San Jose, Calif. on January 25, will feature Aruba access network experts speaking about “Mobile Devices & BYOD,” “HotSpot 2.0” and “Gigabit Wi-Fi.” The live stream will take place from 10 a.m. to noon PST and from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. PST. “Wireless Field Day 2 – Silicon Valley,” hosted by Aruba Networks on January 27, will feature Aruba co-founder and chief strategy officer Keerti Melkote speaking about the requirements for the next generation network architecture for mobility, as well as other Aruba leaders speaking about bring-your-own device (BYOD) program enablement and virtual controller WLANs. The live stream will be available between 8 a.m. and noon PST. “We are very pleased to be participating in these innovative, social-media-focused events,” said Keerti Melkote, co-founder and chief strategy officer at Aruba. “Just as the world of business is changing with the migration to mobility-centric work models, so is the communications landscape and the way that people seek and receive information. The content and the delivery are well aligned here, and we hope to drive a lot of discussion and interaction on these key mobility topics.” Both events will be streamed live from the following locations: Live stream on Airheads Social: http://community.arubanetworks.com/ Live chat during the events at Airheads Social: http://community.arubanetworks.com/t5/Events/ct-p/events Tech Field Day web site: http://techfieldday.com Viewers can use Twitter to submit their comments and questions during the events: #WMS12: hashtag for Wi-Fi Mobility Symposium #WFD2: hashtag for Wireless Field Day 2 event @ArubaNetworks: for Aruba Networks @TechFieldDay: for Tech Field Day More Aruba Social Media: Airheads Social: http://community.arubanetworks.com/ Airheads Social Technology Blog: http://community.arubanetworks.com/t5/Technology-Blog/bg-p/tech-blog Airheads Social Community Blog: http://community.arubanetworks.com/t5/Community-Matters-Blog/bg-p/community-blog Aruba Blogs Atmosphere: http://www.arubanetworks.com/company/aruba-atmosphere/ Innovation Island: http://www.arubanetworks.com/company/innovation-island/ Aruba Shore: http://www.arubanetworks.com/company/aruba-shore/ Aruba Twitter: http://twitter.com/arubanetworks Aruba Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/arubanetworks Aruba LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/162533?trk=saber_s000001e_1000 Aruba RSS Feed: http://ir.arubanetworks.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=206778&p=rssSubscription About Aruba Networks, Inc. Aruba Networks is a leading provider of next-generation network access solutions for the mobile enterprise. The company's Mobile Virtual Enterprise (MOVE) architecture unifies wired and wireless network infrastructures into one seamless access solution for corporate headquarters, mobile business professionals, remote workers and guests. This unified approach to access networks dramatically improves productivity and lowers capital and operational costs. Listed on the NASDAQ and Russell 2000® Index, Aruba is based in Sunnyvale, California, and has operations throughout the Americas, Europe, Middle East, and Asia Pacific regions. To learn more, visit Aruba at http://www.arubanetworks.com. For real-time news updates follow Aruba on Twitter and Facebook. © 2012 Aruba Networks, Inc. Aruba Networks' trademarks include the design mark for AirWave, Aruba Networks®, Aruba Wireless Networks®, the registered Aruba the Mobile Edge Company logo, the registered AirWave logo, Aruba Mobility Management System®, Mobile Edge Architecture®, People Move. Networks Must Follow®, RFProtect®, Green Island®. All rights reserved. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Aruba NetworksWilson Craig, +1-408-516-6182Director, Corporate Communicationswcraig@arubanetworks.com