XTS Selects Redback

XTS Telecom has selected Redback's SmartEdge Service Gateway for deployment in its next-generation broadband network

March 20, 2006

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SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Redback Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: RBAK), a leading provider of broadband networking systems, today announced that XTS Telecom has selected Redback's SmartEdgeR Service Gateway for deployment in their next-generation broadband network infrastructure.

XTS Telecom's new high-speed network is based on WiMAX wireless access technology and will support advanced broadband services. The services will be available across the French islands of Reunion, Martinique, and Guadeloupe where XTS plans to use the Redback SmartEdge Service Gateway systems' carrier class Ethernet capabilities to connect to the WiMAX base stations. To enable XTS Telecom to offer highly personalized services including VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol), the SmartEdge Service Gateway integrates the functions of subscriber management, carrier class Ethernet aggregation and edge routing.

"XTS Telecom has taken a truly next-generation approach to offering broadband services to their subscribers," said Magnus Almquist, Redback's vice president of sales and operations for Europe, Middle East and Africa. "The exclusive use of WiMAX technology for broadband access combined with the performance, reliability, and flexibility of the SmartEdge portfolio provides a powerful, reliable and cost efficient broadband infrastructure to deliver broadband services to existing and new customers."

Redback Networks Inc.

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