SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): April 24, 2012
NETSCOUT SYSTEMS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
|310 Littleton Road|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 5.02||Departures of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.|
On April 24, 2012, the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors of NetScout Systems, Inc., or the Company, increased the base salary of the Companys Chief Financial Officer, Jean Bua, by $40,000 to an aggregate annual base salary of $240,000, and increased Ms. Buas target annual bonus opportunity to up to $160,000.
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 thereunto duly authorized.
|NETSCOUT SYSTEMS, INC.|
/s/ Jean Bua
|Chief Financial Officer|
|Date: April 30, 2012|