|By Business Wire||
|March 4, 2014 11:30 AM EST||
NetScout® Systems, Inc., today announced the company is once again teaming with Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley to assist children of families with members actively serving in the military. On Wednesday, March 5, from 1 to 5 p.m. PT, the NetScout team will put down its computers and pick up hammers and nails to construct one playhouse to be donated to a local chapter of Blue Star Moms, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing support for the United States Armed Forces, its veterans and their families. This will be NetScout’s fourth playhouse project with the program, and the second time the company has upped its commitment by offering its offices for a “site build.” The Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley Playhouse Program has donated playhouses to organizations including InnVision, Community Solutions, and Silicon Valley Center for Independent Living, Camp Harmon, Aspiranet, and Child Advocates.
When: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 from 1 − 5 p.m. PT
Where: NetScout Systems, Inc., 178 E. Tasman Drive, San Jose, CA 95134
“We’ve had a longstanding relationship with Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley and fully support their mission of bringing people together to build homes, communities and hope,” said Ken Boyd, chief information officer and senior vice president of services, NetScout. “With this activity, we are squarely focused on improving the lives of local families that deserve our support and recognition. Our military personnel do their part serving and protecting our country, so it is nice to be able to do something in return.”
About Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley
As an independent affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, Habitat EB/SV brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope. Habitat EB/SV revitalizes neighborhoods, builds affordable and sustainable housing solutions, and empowers families through successful homeownership. Since 1986, Habitat EB/SV has partnered with volunteers, the community, and qualified families with limited incomes to strengthen communities in Alameda, Contra Costa, and Santa Clara Counties. For more information, please visit www.HabitatEBSV.org or call 866-450-4432.
About NetScout Systems, Inc.
NetScout Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTCT) is the market leader in application and network performance management solutions that enable enterprise and service provider organizations to assure the quality of the user experience for business and mobile services. Used by 92 percent of Fortune 100 organizations and more than 165 service providers worldwide, NetScout’s technology helps these organizations proactively manage service delivery and identify emerging performance problems, helping to quickly resolve issues that cause business disruptions or negatively impact users of information technology. For more information about NetScout, visit www.netscout.com.