SOURCE: Procera Networks

November 16, 2006 11:22 ET

Leading Voice and Internet Service Provider Rix|Port80 Deploys PacketLogic

Procera Networks Further Increases Scandinavian ISP Market Share and Strengthens Leadership Position Within Traffic Management

VARBERG, SWEDEN -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 16, 2006 -- Procera® Networks, Inc. (OTCBB: PRNW), a pioneering developer of intelligent network traffic and service management infrastructure equipment, announced that the Swedish voice and broadband service provider Rix|Port80 has selected PacketLogic for network traffic management and control. With this deployment Procera Networks strengthens the unchallenged leader position of PacketLogic in Traffic Management for Scandinavian broadband service providers.

"We now have a strong leadership position in the Traffic and Service Management market in Northern Europe," said Procera EMEA Executive Vice President Sven Nowicki. "As a result of five years of focused work, PacketLogic has become the preferred high-end solution for broadband service providers. Scandinavia holds a top position in the global broadband market and the market has matured accordingly. This maturity has resulted in a growing demand for sophisticated and scalable network traffic control and optimization solutions like PacketLogic."

Rix|Port80, one of the top 10 largest ISPs in the Swedish broadband market, has grown based on an existing telephony customer base. Rix|Port80 is today a Triple Play provider that offers their services nation-wide over their own infrastructure as well as service provider independent metro networks.

"We plugged in PacketLogic and could instantly get a complete picture of our network traffic," said Nicklas Rudolfsson, CTO at Rix|Port80. "PacketLogic gives us better control of our network and makes it possible to optimize quality of service, security and bandwidth utilization. Communication is our core business and the values PacketLogic deliver are reflected at the bottom line."

About Rix|Port80

Rix|Port80 (RIXT) offers a wide selection of telecom and IP services to corporate and private end users, as well as telephone and Internet operators. The operations cover all of Sweden, with network nodes in the USA, Netherlands, UK and Denmark. The company is ranked among the top 10 largest ISPs in the country in terms off traffic volume. The current company name is the result of the merger in 2004 between the telco Rix Telecom and the ISP Port80. The organization consists of 49 employees in Stockholm and Gothenburg. For further information, visit www.rixport80.se.

About Procera Networks

Founded in 2002, Procera Networks, Inc. (OTCBB: PRNW) is a global provider of intelligent network traffic identification, control and service management. Procera's core product suite, the PacketLogic™ line of appliances, provide the most accurate application identification available today by using the industry leading connection identification engine DRDL™ (Datastream Recognition Definition Language). PacketLogic is deployed at more than 200 broadband service providers (xSPs) and Telcos worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.proceranetworks.com.

NOTE: Procera is registered trademark and OptimIP, OptimANA , PacketLogic and DRDL are trademarks of Procera Networks. All other names are or may be trademarks of their respective owners.

Contact Information

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    Jeff Gigoux
    Procera Networks, Inc.
    408.354.6736
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    John Liviakis (Investor Relations)
    Liviakis Financial Communications Inc.
    415.389.4670

    Steven Beedle
    ZNA Communications
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    Carl Lundström
    Rix|Port80
    +46 31 780 0001
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