November 11, 2008

Occam Networks’ Latest GPON Solution to Be Featured in the Broadband Forum’s Industry Showcase at TelcoTV

Occam Networks(R), Inc. (Nasdaq:OCNW), announced today that the GPON Fiber-to-the-Premise (FTTP) BLC 6322 OLT will be featured in the Broadband Forum's Industry Showcase introducing Broadband Suite 3.0. Broadband Suite 3.0 is the industry's latest collection of technical standards for network and application performance to surpass the needs of the broadband customer. The BLC 6322 is an innovative product that enables telecommunications service providers to upgrade their networks to handle the enormous demand for bandwidth driven by IP HDTV, video on demand (VOD), gaming and other interactive applications.

The Broadband Forum's "Relax - You're Connected" showcase, located in booth #108 at TelcoTV, is a comprehensive walk through a converged broadband ecosystem. The exhibit will lead TelcoTV conference attendees through the latest blueprints for developing a comprehensive broadband strategy.

As service providers examine every possibility to meet subscribers' needs, lasting bandwidth and service quality are deemed critically important to customer capture and retention. Occam will be available to discuss the latest options and techniques needed to ensure high quality of experience for today's multi-media home.

"Occam's expertise in developing quality broadband access products makes the company a key addition to this exhibit," said Juan Vela, Director of Solutions Marketing and Strategy at Occam Networks. "It is important that service providers understand the impact network and application performance will have on customer satisfaction and the IPTV industry. Our mission is to help provide solutions that address today's subscriber challenges while anticipating the future needs of broadband connectivity."

Additional vendors participating in the "Relax - You're Connected" showcase include Adtran, ClearAccess, Comtrend, Corning Cable Systems, Ericsson, Juniper Networks, Motive and Motorola.

About Occam Networks, Inc.

Occam Networks' broadband access solutions empower service providers to offer profitable new voice, data and video services over copper and fiber. Occam systems deliver flexibility and scalability in a Triple Play world. Over 2 million BLC 6000 ports are currently deployed at over 300 service providers worldwide. For more information, please visit

Occam Networks and Occam BLC 6000 are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Occam Networks, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. All other trademarks mentioned are the property of their respective owners.

Cautionary Note About Forward-Looking Statements

Portions of this press release may contain forward-looking statements regarding future events or the future performance of Occam Networks, including, among others, statements predicting increased adoption of products and technologies offered by Occam and the willingness and ability of our customers to purchase additional Occam products and upgrade their product offerings. Forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ materially from any future performance suggested in such statements. Among other risks, rapidly changing technologies and market conditions may require changes to Occam's products, and the willingness of our customers to purchase upgraded products will depend in part on customers' existing network configurations and any incremental costs associated with implementing upgrades. Occam does not undertake any obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statements as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Please also refer to the company's most recent quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, the company's annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2007, and the company's other filings with the SEC. These filings contain and identify other important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statements.