Moto, Aruba Settle Patent Fight

Companies sign a wireless LAN infrastructure cross-license agreement

November 6, 2009

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SCHAUMBERG, Ill., and SUNNYVALE, Calif. -- Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) and Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) - together with its subsidiaries Symbol Technologies, Inc., Wireless Valley Communications, Inc. and AirDefense, Inc. - today announced that they have reached an agreement that settles all outstanding intellectual property disputes between the two companies. The disputes involved patents owned by both parties, and the settlement includes a cross-licensing agreement.

“We are pleased to have reached an amicable business resolution outside of the courts,” said Gene Delaney, President of Motorola’s Enterprise Mobility Solutions Business. “Additionally, we are actively exploring technical and business opportunities of mutual interest associated with the all-wireless enterprise.”

“We are delighted to put this legal dispute behind us,” said Keerti Melkote, Aruba’s co-founder and Chief Technical Officer. “We also look forward to working with Motorola on improving the all-wireless enterprise for the benefit of customers and to advance the state of technology.”

Aruba Networks Inc. (Nasdaq: ARUN)

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