CMP Media's Network Magazine Named the Official Enterprise Publication For SUPERCOMM 2002 for 2nd Consecutive Year

Nov 19, 2001

CMP Media's Network Magazine has been named the Official Enterprise Publication of SUPERCOMM 2002, to be held June 2-6, 2002 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. This is the second consecutive year that Network Magazine has been awarded the official publication designation. SUPERCOMM is the industry's premier annual communications and information technology exhibition and conference. The 2002 show is expected to break previous records for attendance and exhibitor space sold.

As the Official Enterprise Publication, Network Magazine announced that it will team up with online partner CMP Media's CommWeb to provide an extensive lineup of value-added services for this year's show, including:

  -- Sponsoring an online roundtable
  -- Conducting a joint online research study
  -- Hosting a SUPERCOMM microsite

In addition, Network Magazine has announced that it will host an on-site panel that addresses concerns of service providers and enterprise network managers. Network Magazine's June 2002 issue also will include a special SUPERCOMM 2002 supplement covering issues that matter most to network manager subscribers at enterprise and service provider organizations.

"We once again selected Network Magazine as SUPERCOMM's Official Enterprise Publication because of its recognition of the significant relationship between enterprise network managers and the entire service provider community," said Jack Chalden, general manager for SUPERCOMM. "Network Magazine's editorial mission focuses on this important connection, and highlights the relevance of SUPERCOMM 2002 to influential decision makers in both the private and public network."

Network Magazine publisher Karla Johnson said, "Network Magazine continues to define the overlap where the enterprise and New Public Network meet. Its unique circulation to network managers from both service provider and enterprise organizations is a perfect fit for the 2002 scheduled program. We're enthusiastic to work with SUPERCOMM 2002 for the second consecutive year."

SUPERCOMM is the premier annual communications and information technology exhibition and conference. With approximately 800 exhibitors and 200+ educational sessions, the event is the global marketplace for communications technologies, systems and ideas.

SUPERCOMM is owned jointly by the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA),, Arlington, Va. and the United States Telecom Association (USTA),, Washington, DC.

Monthly networking publication Network Magazine -- provides 200,000 worldwide networking/IT buyers -- consisting of network managers at corporate enterprises, carriers and service providers, and outsource partner organizations -- with in-depth technical information for direct purchasing decisions of mission-critical networking products and services.

CommWeb is a focused one-stop online information resource that guides business and service-provider organizations in evaluating, purchasing and implementing advanced communications systems and voice/data networks. CommWeb includes content resources from several leading CMP Media publications, including: Network Magazine -- Where The Enterprise Meets The New Public Network; Communications Convergence Magazine -- Redefining Telecom; and CallCenter Magazine -- Products And Strategies For The Evolving Customer Interaction Center.

CMP Media LLC ( is a leading high-tech media company providing essential information and marketing services to the entire technology spectrum -- the builders, sellers and users of technology worldwide. Capitalizing on its editorial strength, CMP is uniquely positioned to offer marketers comprehensive, integrated media solutions tailored to meet their individual needs. Its diverse products and services include newspapers, magazines, Internet products, research, direct marketing services, education and training, trade shows and conferences, custom publishing and consulting.

CONTACT: Leah Wilkinson, Public Relations Manager, +1-703-269-0215, or; or Christina B. Heil, Marketing Manager, +1-415-947-6348, or, both of CMP Media LLC



Contact: Leah Wilkinson, Public Relations Manager of SUPERCOMM,
+1-703-269-0215, or; or Christina B. Heil, Marketing
Manager of CMP Media LLC, +1-415-947-6348, or




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