Time Warner Cable Set for June Launch of C-COR's Integrated Service Management (ISM) Solution in Tampa Bay

Live Demonstration of Tampa Bay System to be Available

In the C-COR Booth at SCTE



May 31, 2002, 01:00 ET from C-COR.net Corp.

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa., May 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
 C-COR.net (Nasdaq:   CCBL), a global provider of broadband communications
 technology, systems, and services, today announced that Time Warner Cable will
 launch C-COR's Integrated Service Management (ISM) solution in its Tampa Bay,
 Florida, system beginning in June.  Time Warner Cable's Tampa Bay system
 represents approximately 950,000 subscribers (the eleventh largest cable
 system in the nation and the second largest within Time Warner Cable).  The
 component of the ISM suite of operations support software applications that
 Time Warner Cable will initially launch is a cross-domain network surveillance
 and fault management solution that provides proactive discovery and root cause
 analysis for enterprise-wide, hybrid, multi-vendor, and multi-service
 environments.  A live demonstration of Time Warner Cable's Tampa Bay ISM
 solution will be shown in C-COR's booth # 6140 at the SCTE (Society of Cable
 and Telecommunications Engineers) Cable-Tec Expo on June 4-7, 2002, in San
 Antonio, Texas.
      (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19990924/CCORLOGO )
     Commenting on the launch of ISM in Tampa Bay, Hung Nguyen, Senior Staff
 Engineer for Time Warner Cable's Engineering and Technology Division, stated,
 "The scope of C-COR's ISM is unparalleled in terms of its reach into the
 network and its sophisticated capabilities to tie device performance,
 subscriber, and service together into a common, real-time, and responsive view
 of the network. We anticipate achieving across-the-board benefits with ISM,
 touching on cost efficiencies, service reliability, and marketing
 opportunities.  We also see ISM as a major driver in expediting standards
 among equipment vendors.  As Chairman of the SCTE HMS (Hybrid Management
 Sub-Layer) Standards Committee, I have witnessed the significant strides
 already made in adopting standards for interoperability between outside plant
 transponders and headend controllers from multiple vendors.  ISM will help to
 move that process along by forcing open standards-based interfaces."
 
     About the Time Warner Cable ISM Application
     The Time Warner Cable ISM application proactively monitors and manages
 alarms and service thresholds for both digital and HFC network devices from
 the headend to the customer premise equipment.  Network status information is
 then integrated with other OSS (operational support systems) to provide an
 integrated view of network, customers, and quality-of-service, allowing the
 cable operator to manage the entire fault life cycle, from proactive detection
 through resolution.  In addition, by uniquely addressing the impact on
 subscriber services of both detected network outages and predicted network
 device failures, ISM not only reduces operational costs through improved
 equipment information, but also provides the network operator with a powerful
 tool to increase customer retention and expand market opportunities through
 the delivery of highly reliable services.
     The ISM solution is distinct from competing network management systems in
 its next-generation functions for outage detection, outage prevention, and
 outage impact analysis.  Through a combination of real-time device polling
 (that uniquely includes subscriber set-top boxes) and intelligent data
 correlation and network configuration management capabilities, ISM enables the
 isolation of network faults to specific root causes to determine not only
 specific equipment failures, but also specific services and subscribers
 affected by the equipment failures.  In addition, ISM has predictive analysis
 capabilities to detect performance anomalies in the network before problems
 reach the point of affecting subscribers, thereby enabling proactive service
 management and more efficient equipment maintenance programs.  Finally,
 through its capability to relate network outages directly to specific
 subscribers and their services (a triple play of data, video and/or voice),
 ISM offers the cable operator -- for the first time -- an accurate measurement
 of outage impact down to the individual service and subscriber level.
 
     About C-COR's Integrated Service Management (ISM) Solution Suite
     The ISM portfolio of pre-integrated, yet modular (open) OSS applications
 is designed to automate business processes used to maintain network integrity,
 optimize resources, and deliver high-quality customer service.  In addition to
 the network surveillance and fault management application, C-COR's ISM
 solution can also be expanded to include workforce management, network
 configuration management, provisioning, and other applications with
 significant benefit to both the operator and the subscriber.
 
     About C-COR
     C-COR (www.c-cor.net) is a leading provider of premium quality, globally-
 oriented fiber optic, digital video transport, and RF telecommunication
 products, OSS (Operations Support System) management solutions, and high-end
 technical field services to enable cost-effective delivery of voice, video,
 and high-speed data over advanced HFC (Hybrid Fiber Coax) broadband networks.
 Headquartered in the U.S., with facilities worldwide, C-COR's mission is to
 provide our customers with second-to-none network integrity throughout the
 full network life cycle.  C-COR's common stock is listed on the Nasdaq
 National Market (Symbol: CCBL) and is a component of the Russell 2000 Stock
 Index.
 
     Some of the information presented in this announcement constitutes
 forward-looking statements made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the
 Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements
 represent the Company's judgment regarding future events and are based on
 currently available information.  Although the Company believes it has a
 reasonable basis for these forward-looking statements, the Company cannot
 guarantee their accuracy and actual results may differ materially from those
 the Company anticipated due to a number of uncertainties, many of which the
 Company is not aware.  Factors which could cause actual results to differ from
 expectations include, among others, the successful launch and implementation
 of the Tampa Bay ISM solution, capital spending patterns of the communications
 industry, changes in regard to a significant customer, the demand for network
 integrity, the trend toward more fiber in the network, the Company's ability
 to develop, produce, and market new and enhanced products, the Company's
 ability to provide complete network solutions, continued industry
 consolidation, the development of competing technology, the global demand for
 the Company's products and services, and the Company's ability to integrate
 acquisitions and achieve its strategic objectives.  For additional information
 concerning these and other important factors which may cause the Company's
 actual results to differ materially from expectations and underlying
 assumptions, please refer to the reports filed by the Company with the
 Securities and Exchange Commission.
 
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    STATE COLLEGE, Pa., May 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
 C-COR.net (Nasdaq:   CCBL), a global provider of broadband communications
 technology, systems, and services, today announced that Time Warner Cable will
 launch C-COR's Integrated Service Management (ISM) solution in its Tampa Bay,
 Florida, system beginning in June.  Time Warner Cable's Tampa Bay system
 represents approximately 950,000 subscribers (the eleventh largest cable
 system in the nation and the second largest within Time Warner Cable).  The
 component of the ISM suite of operations support software applications that
 Time Warner Cable will initially launch is a cross-domain network surveillance
 and fault management solution that provides proactive discovery and root cause
 analysis for enterprise-wide, hybrid, multi-vendor, and multi-service
 environments.  A live demonstration of Time Warner Cable's Tampa Bay ISM
 solution will be shown in C-COR's booth # 6140 at the SCTE (Society of Cable
 and Telecommunications Engineers) Cable-Tec Expo on June 4-7, 2002, in San
 Antonio, Texas.
      (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19990924/CCORLOGO )
     Commenting on the launch of ISM in Tampa Bay, Hung Nguyen, Senior Staff
 Engineer for Time Warner Cable's Engineering and Technology Division, stated,
 "The scope of C-COR's ISM is unparalleled in terms of its reach into the
 network and its sophisticated capabilities to tie device performance,
 subscriber, and service together into a common, real-time, and responsive view
 of the network. We anticipate achieving across-the-board benefits with ISM,
 touching on cost efficiencies, service reliability, and marketing
 opportunities.  We also see ISM as a major driver in expediting standards
 among equipment vendors.  As Chairman of the SCTE HMS (Hybrid Management
 Sub-Layer) Standards Committee, I have witnessed the significant strides
 already made in adopting standards for interoperability between outside plant
 transponders and headend controllers from multiple vendors.  ISM will help to
 move that process along by forcing open standards-based interfaces."
 
     About the Time Warner Cable ISM Application
     The Time Warner Cable ISM application proactively monitors and manages
 alarms and service thresholds for both digital and HFC network devices from
 the headend to the customer premise equipment.  Network status information is
 then integrated with other OSS (operational support systems) to provide an
 integrated view of network, customers, and quality-of-service, allowing the
 cable operator to manage the entire fault life cycle, from proactive detection
 through resolution.  In addition, by uniquely addressing the impact on
 subscriber services of both detected network outages and predicted network
 device failures, ISM not only reduces operational costs through improved
 equipment information, but also provides the network operator with a powerful
 tool to increase customer retention and expand market opportunities through
 the delivery of highly reliable services.
     The ISM solution is distinct from competing network management systems in
 its next-generation functions for outage detection, outage prevention, and
 outage impact analysis.  Through a combination of real-time device polling
 (that uniquely includes subscriber set-top boxes) and intelligent data
 correlation and network configuration management capabilities, ISM enables the
 isolation of network faults to specific root causes to determine not only
 specific equipment failures, but also specific services and subscribers
 affected by the equipment failures.  In addition, ISM has predictive analysis
 capabilities to detect performance anomalies in the network before problems
 reach the point of affecting subscribers, thereby enabling proactive service
 management and more efficient equipment maintenance programs.  Finally,
 through its capability to relate network outages directly to specific
 subscribers and their services (a triple play of data, video and/or voice),
 ISM offers the cable operator -- for the first time -- an accurate measurement
 of outage impact down to the individual service and subscriber level.
 
     About C-COR's Integrated Service Management (ISM) Solution Suite
     The ISM portfolio of pre-integrated, yet modular (open) OSS applications
 is designed to automate business processes used to maintain network integrity,
 optimize resources, and deliver high-quality customer service.  In addition to
 the network surveillance and fault management application, C-COR's ISM
 solution can also be expanded to include workforce management, network
 configuration management, provisioning, and other applications with
 significant benefit to both the operator and the subscriber.
 
     About C-COR
     C-COR (www.c-cor.net) is a leading provider of premium quality, globally-
 oriented fiber optic, digital video transport, and RF telecommunication
 products, OSS (Operations Support System) management solutions, and high-end
 technical field services to enable cost-effective delivery of voice, video,
 and high-speed data over advanced HFC (Hybrid Fiber Coax) broadband networks.
 Headquartered in the U.S., with facilities worldwide, C-COR's mission is to
 provide our customers with second-to-none network integrity throughout the
 full network life cycle.  C-COR's common stock is listed on the Nasdaq
 National Market (Symbol: CCBL) and is a component of the Russell 2000 Stock
 Index.
 
     Some of the information presented in this announcement constitutes
 forward-looking statements made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the
 Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements
 represent the Company's judgment regarding future events and are based on
 currently available information.  Although the Company believes it has a
 reasonable basis for these forward-looking statements, the Company cannot
 guarantee their accuracy and actual results may differ materially from those
 the Company anticipated due to a number of uncertainties, many of which the
 Company is not aware.  Factors which could cause actual results to differ from
 expectations include, among others, the successful launch and implementation
 of the Tampa Bay ISM solution, capital spending patterns of the communications
 industry, changes in regard to a significant customer, the demand for network
 integrity, the trend toward more fiber in the network, the Company's ability
 to develop, produce, and market new and enhanced products, the Company's
 ability to provide complete network solutions, continued industry
 consolidation, the development of competing technology, the global demand for
 the Company's products and services, and the Company's ability to integrate
 acquisitions and achieve its strategic objectives.  For additional information
 concerning these and other important factors which may cause the Company's
 actual results to differ materially from expectations and underlying
 assumptions, please refer to the reports filed by the Company with the
 Securities and Exchange Commission.
 
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