SUNNYVALE, CA and BANGALORE, INDIA--(Marketwire - July 28, 2009) - Narus, the global leader in real-time traffic intelligence for the protection and management of large IP networks, announced today that it has been recognized for excellence in R&D in security services for the telecom industry with an INFOCOM CMAI National Telecom Award.

The prestigious award salutes telecom industry leaders that contribute to the growth of the telecom industry in India with groundbreaking services and solutions. The award was presented during a ceremony on July 24 in New Delhi, hosted by the Communications & Manufacturing Association of India (CMAI) and Businessworld initiative INFOCOM, and attended by the industry's leading Indian telecom operators, enterprise solution providers, equipment manufacturers, technology providers and systems integrators.

"For the past few years, Narus has made a major commitment to investment in India, growing our engineering, support and sales organizations within the country. We also established strategic relationships with service providers and ensured compliance with Indian telecom regulatory requirements," said Yogi Mistry, senior vice president, Narus. "Our hard work and investment have paid off with this new honor. We will continue to invest in India, as we believe that this is a country that recognizes the importance of protecting and managing its critical cyber infrastructure."

This award comes on the heels of Narus' hosted technology roundtable in New Delhi titled, "Protect Your Mission-Critical Networks." Government officials, including the Department of Telecommunications Secretary and technology leaders, joined Narus executives to learn about how to utilize real-time traffic intelligence systems to protect and manage large, complex IP networks in today's age of cyber terrorism. Antonio Nucci, CTO, Narus, also shared the groundbreaking research he and his team are conducting in biometrics, attribution and social networking for the next generation of cyber protection solutions.

About Narus

Narus is the global leader in real-time traffic intelligence for the protection and management of large IP networks. Narus is the only software company that provides security, intercept and traffic management solutions within a single, flexible system. With Narus, service providers, governments and large enterprises around the world can immediately detect, analyze, mitigate and target any unwanted, unwarranted or malicious traffic. Narus solutions provide customers with complete, real-time insight into all of their IP traffic from the network to the applications, enabling customers to take the most appropriate actions quickly.

Narus' system protects and manages the largest IP networks in the United States and around the world, some of which include KT (Korea), KDDI (Japan), Raytheon, Telecom Egypt, Reliance (India), Sify (India), Cable and Wireless, Saudi Telecom, U.S. Cellular and many more. Narus is a privately held, U.S. company, headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., in the United States, with regional offices around the world. For more information, please visit www.narus.com.

Contact Information: CONTACTS: Narus, Inc. Lucia Mikasa +1-408-215-4231 BOCA Communications Kathleen Shanahan +1-415-738-7718