S-A Buys Back 8M Shares


Scientific-Atlanta Inc. announced Wednesday that it has completed the
repurchase of 8 million shares of its common stock under the company's
stock-buyback program, which was previously approved by its board of directors
and announced July 25, 2001.

The company purchased the shares on the open market and in privately
negotiated transactions.

The vendor added that its board approved the repurchase from time to time of
up to 10 million additional shares through the same channels.