SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 14, 2011 (June 9, 2011)
NETWORK ENGINES, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (781) 332-1000
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 8.01. Other Events
On June 9, 2011, the Board of Directors of Network Engines, Inc. (the Company) authorized the repurchase of up to $2 million of its outstanding shares of common stock. This authorization is the continuation of a repurchase plan initially announced on June 12, 2008. The amount and timing of specific repurchases are subject to market conditions, applicable legal requirements and other factors. Repurchases may be in open-market transactions or through privately negotiated transactions, and the repurchase program may be modified or terminated by the Board of Directors at any time.
The press release announcing the approval of the repurchase program is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated by reference.
The information in this Form 8-K (including Exhibit 99.1) is intended to be furnished and shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the Exchange Act) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
99.1 Press Release entitled NEI Announces Stock Repurchase Program issued June 13, 2011
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.