Environics JDSU Launches Broadband@Work Across America Campaign Initiative to Help Rural Service Providers Succeed at Broadband Deployment, Ki 2009 Booth #508 09.01.2009 – Milpitas, Calif., September 1, 2009 - JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU; and TSX: JDU) today launched “Broadband@Work Across America,” a campaign to help raise Twitter Pitc awareness and educate rural service providers on the technical issues and JDSU launche Across Ameri challenges that could impact their ability to successfully deploy broadband services educate rural t in towns across the country. broadband net The campaign is inspired by the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, News Facts which provides $7.2 billion to accelerate broadband service deployment to rural and Campaign to underserved regions in the nation. The first deadline for broadband stimulus grant broadband applications was recently completed on August 20, 2009, and two more will be JDSU is edu scheduled until all funding is awarded on September 30, 2010. technical iss deployment broadband Broadband@Work Across America leverages JDSU’s decades of expertise in Campaign of broadband network test and management solutions as well as optical components OSP Expo. and equipment, to help rural telecommunications providers use stimulus funds to deploy broadband services through fiber-to-the-home (FTTH), digital subscriber line Resource Li (DSL), wireless, and hybrid fiber-coaxial (HFC) systems, among others. Broadband@ Tags JDSU’s Broadband@Work Across America campaign will be featured at OSP Expo Rural broadb 2009 in Minneapolis, September 2-3, booth #508. JDSU will be exhibiting its leading American Re broadband test and measurement solutions and displaying the new campaign Reinvestme theme, literature, special offers, giveaways and other supporting materials. networking “With proper testing, rural telecommunications providers can avoid facing technical issues in their broadband deployments that cost time and money,” said Dave Holly, president of JDSU’s Communications Test and Measurement business segment. “JDSU’s Broadband@Work Across America campaign offers information, training and solutions to help providers deploy broadband services as quickly as possible.” JDSU has already created a Broadband@Work Across America brochure that offers tips for handling some of the technical issues providers face in deploying broadband services. The first in a series of free Webinars, “Broadband Stimulus Funds – What Technical Issues May Arise?” is scheduled for September 24, 2PM- 3PM EDT. For more information and to stay updated on the campaign, please visit: www.jdsu.com/broadbandatwork. Short URL: http://pitch.pe/24093 About Environics Communications Founded in 1994 and now with over 100 staff in the United States and Canada and annual fee income of more than $13 million, Environics Communications Inc. is a full-service, management-owned public relations agency focusing primarily on the advanced technology, financial services, health sciences, association/non-profit, sustainability & clean energy, and consumer sectors. The firm has won more than 125 awards for client work. Environics has a strong commitment to reducing environmental impact and in June 2008 became the first North American PR agency to be carbon neutral. The firm's offices are located in Washington, Metro New York, Toronto and Montréal. Contacting Environics Communications Environics Communications 2000 L Street, NW Suite 520 Washington, DC 20036 202-296-2002 Website: http://www.environicspr.com Press Contact Dave Groobert Office: 202-296-2002 x101 Email: email@example.com LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/davegroobert Interview Request Dave Groobert Office: 202-296-2002 x101 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org © Copyright 2009 PitchEngine, Inc.