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NetScout and Cisco Systems Support Lowell Transitional Living Center's First Fundraising Walk

<p class='bwalignc'> <i>NetScout and Cisco Commit to Furthering the Center's Mission of Finding Permanent Housing for Homeless; NetScout COO Joins Organization's Board of Directors</i> </p>

Thursday, June 07, 2012

NetScout and Cisco Systems Support Lowell Transitional Living Center's First Fundraising Walk08:30 EDT Thursday, June 07, 2012 WESTFORD, Mass. (Business Wire) -- NetScout® Systems, Inc. today announced its support, along with Cisco Systems, of the Lowell Transitional Living Center's first fundraising walk. NetScout and Cisco will provide donations for the Center's Steps to Home initiative in support of the organization's ongoing efforts to provide temporary and permanent housing and other transitional services to the region's homeless. NetScout will also field a team of executives to walk in the event, to be held Sunday, June 10, 2012, in historic downtown Lowell, Massachusetts. In addition, NetScout's Chief Operating Officer, Michael Szabados, has joined the Lowell Transitional Living Center's Board of Directors. WHAT:     Lowell Transitional Living Center's Steps to Home Fundraising Walk   WHEN:10:30 am EDT Sunday, June 10, 2012 festivities begin   Noon EDT Sunday, June 10, 2012 walk commences   WHERE: Hamilton Canal area, Lowell, Massachusetts, located at the corner of Jackson and Canal Streets   REGISTER: Register online at: http://ltlc.org/stepstohomeregistration   The Lowell Transitional Living Center (LTLC) is one of the region's largest homeless shelters and serves over 1,100 people a year, providing emergency shelter, transitional shelter, an active meals program and a very successful case management program. Over 300 volunteers support its mission and goals. LTLC believes that a consistent, client-driven approach toward self-reliance is the most effective way to end homelessness and focuses all its efforts in helping clients make a positive change in their life. About NetScout Systems, Inc. NetScout Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTCT) is the market leader in Unified Service Delivery Management enabling comprehensive end-to-end network and application assurance. For 27 years, NetScout has delivered breakthrough packet-flow technology that provides trusted and comprehensive real-time network and application performance intelligence enabling unified assurance of the network, applications and users. These solutions enable IT staff to predict, preempt and resolve network and service delivery problems while facilitating the optimization and capacity planning of the network infrastructure. NetScout nGenius® and Sniffer® solutions are deployed at more than 20,000 of the world's largest enterprises, government agencies, and more than 148 service providers, on over one million physical and 2,000 virtual network segments to assure the network, applications, and service delivery to their users and customers. For more information about NetScout, go to www.netscout.com. NetScout, nGenius and InfiniStream are registered trademarks of NetScout Systems, Inc. About Cisco Cisco, (NASDAQ: CSCO), the worldwide leader in networking that transforms how people connect, communicate and collaborate. Information about Cisco can be found at http://www.cisco.com. For ongoing news, please go to http://newsroom.cisco.com. Cisco and the Cisco logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Cisco and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and other countries. A listing of Cisco's trademarks can be found at www.cisco.com/go/trademarks. Third-party trademarks mentioned are the property of their respective owners. The use of the word partner does not imply a partnership relationship between Cisco and any other company. NetScout Systems, Inc.Stephanie Xavier, 408-571-5343Senior Public and Analyst Relations Managerstephanie.xavier@netscout.comorDavies Murphy Group, Inc.Joseph Rigoli, 781-418-2423netscout@daviesmurphy.comorCisco Systems, Inc.Jim Brady, +1 408-424-2150jimbrady@cisco.com