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PR Newswire

PARIS, Jan. 3, 2013

In the news release, Alcatel-Lucent showcases a dozen new cloud-based service
concepts involving 26 ng Connect Program members at CES 2013, issued
03-Jan-2013 by Alcatel-Lucent over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company
that the wrong version of the release was distributed and some of the
hyperlinks were incorrect. The complete, corrected release follows:

  Alcatel-Lucent showcases 12 new cloud-based ng Connect service concepts at
  CES 2013

    Sprint joins more than 190 member companies as first North American
    service provider in ng Connect Program

PARIS, Jan. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE:
ALU) will be demonstrating 12 new cloud-based service concepts created by its
ng Connect Program at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show, South Hall Booth
31412, showcasing new ideas aimed at stimulating application innovation as
consumers seek ever more exciting experiences from connected devices like
smartphones and tablets.

The ng Connect Program - founded by Alcatel-Lucent - is a multi-industry
'ecosystem' dedicated to the creation of the next-generation user experience
for connected consumers. The program is comprised of more than 190 member
companies, of either Contributing or Associate membership levels, and
including leading network, application and content providers and consumer
electronics manufacturers. Among the most recent members to join the ng
Connect ecosystem is Sprint, the first North America service provider to
become part of the program.

Service concepts demonstrated at CES 2013 include:

  oInteractive digital signage platforms featuring cloud-based services for
    public venues and retailers.
  oCloud-connected tables serving advertising, entertainment, and media in
    transitional waiting spaces such as airports and train stations.
  oEnergy management applications to enable utilities to offer customers a
    customized service that monitors and adjusts high-consumption home
    appliances without losing comfort or convenience.
  oConnected service vehicle featuring a Ford Transit van equipped with
    broadband technologies and cloud-based applications connecting mobile
  oConnected health and wellness cloud-based services that bridge the gap
    between consumer personalized health and wellness programs and
    professional, secure telehealth services.
  oCloud-based learning platforms that empower teachers, while engaging
    students in a 21^st century learning environment, as well as enterprise
  oCommunications Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) that make
    application development easy and quickly without having to delve into the
    underlying IMS technology.
  oAn open standards-based public safety service concept that leverages
    commercial offerings for enhanced capabilities, such as vehicle tracking
    and surveillance, and significantly lower costs.

Alcatel-Lucent products featured in the demos include: CloudBand™, Digital
Media Store, Gigabit Passive Optical Network (GPON), IMS, 4G LTE, New
Conversation APIs, and Velocix.

New members of ng Connect
New members to the ng Connect program represent a wide range of industries and
business, including a major North American service provider, a utility and a
host of applications developers, including:

  oApptricity – http://www.apptricity.com
  oEclipse Identity Recognition Corporation – www.eclipseir.com
  oElectric Power Board of Chattanooga (EPB) – www.epb.net
  oNewAer - http://www.newaer.com
  oScarlet Strategic - www.scarletstrategic.com 
  oTeldat – www.teldat.com
  oThingMagic, a division of Trimble -- www.thingmagic.com
  oVitalae Corporate Services – www.vitalaecs.com


Commenting on ng Connect overall:

Jason Collins, VP, Emerging Technology & Innovation for Alcatel-Lucent, said:
"The next generation ecosystem goes beyond traditional players — it also
includes innovators in media, entertainment, consumer electronics and other
sectors. The ng Connect Program brings together all these kinds of companies
to overcome the technical and business barriers preventing service providers
from mass deployment of the services their customers want."

Commenting on Sprint joining the ecosystem:

Von McConnell, Director, Innovation and Advanced Labs, Sprint said: "Sprint
has demonstrated a strong commitment to collaboration with start-ups, venture
capitalists, trade organizations and wireless business partners to drive
innovation. In 2012, we announced the  Sprint Technology Development &
Strategy team that is dedicated to seeking out and directly engaging start-ups
and innovators working on emerging products, services and technology from
around the globe. We see our involvement with the ng Connect program as
another way to collaborate with start-ups to help them to not only develop,
but also extend the reach of their products."

Additional information on Alcatel-Lucent 2013 CES Virtual Press Page.


The long-trusted partner of service providers, enterprises and governments
around the world, Alcatel-Lucent is a leading innovator in the field of
networking and communications technology, products and services. The company
is home to Bell Labs, one of the world's foremost research centers,
responsible for breakthroughs that have shaped the networking and
communications industry. Alcatel-Lucent was named one ofMIT Technology
Review's2012 Top 50 list of the "World's Most Innovative Companies" for
breakthroughs such as lightRadio™, which cuts power consumption and operating
costs on wireless networks while delivering lightning fast Internet access.
Through such innovations, Alcatel-Lucent is making communications more
sustainable, more affordable and more accessible as we pursue our mission -
Realizing the Potential of a Connected World.

With operations in more than 130 countries and one of the most experienced
global services organizations in the industry, Alcatel-Lucent is a local
partner with global reach. The Company achieved revenues of Euro 15.3 billion
in 2011 and is incorporated in France and headquartered in Paris.

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