Black Box Publishes New 2009 Black Box® Catalog

Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX), an industry-leading provider of voice communications , data infrastructure , and product solutions , announced today the publication of the 2009 edition of its award-winning Black Box ® Catalog .

The new 620-page catalog, known as the Big Book, contains one of the most comprehensive offerings of networking products for IT professionals. It features more than 500 new products in addition to the 118,000+ networking products found in the catalog and on the Company’s Web site, . New products include fiber , CAT5e , and CAT6 cable; KVM remote switches ; environmental monitoring; climate-controlled cabinets ; PoE testers ; digital signage solutions ; networking extenders and switches ; and more.

In keeping with Black Box’s long-standing tradition of educating its clients, the catalog features “Black Box Explains” tutorials, buyer’s guides, and information on how to access much more technical resources at The catalog is one that clients use both as a resource to find products and as a reference tool.

Black Box, long known as the place to go for new, custom, and hard-to-find networking products, built its reputation on its unparalleled FREE 24/7/365 Tech Support hotline at 724-746-5500 or at . Callers can get answers to technical questions—FREE of charge—whether they buy or not. For clients who want on-site help, Black Box offers start-to-finish services from design through installation and maintenance for voice and data networks.

Black Box catalogs have won numerous awards. In 2008, Black Box won the Multichannel Merchant magazine’s Business-to-Business Multichannel Merchant of the Year award. It’s the top honor for multichannel marketers and recognizes superior cross-channel marketing of a print catalog and Web site. A complimentary copy of the Big Book can be ordered at .

About Black Box

Black Box is the world’s largest technical services company dedicated to designing, building and maintaining today’s complicated data and voice infrastructure systems. Black Box services 175,000 clients in 141 countries with 191 offices throughout the world. To learn more, visit the Black Box Web site at .

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