SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Mar 1, 2013) - RSA® Conference 2013 -- Procera Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: PKT), the global intelligent policy enforcement company, today announced that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, has named Procera's Network Application Visibility Library (NAVL) a Gold Winner in the 2013 Global Excellence Awards, Most Innovative Security Product (Software) of the Year category. Presented in San Francisco Wednesday night during the annual awards dinner, the awards recognize security and IT vendors with advanced, ground-breaking products and solutions that are helping set the bar higher for others in all areas of security and technologies.
Procera's NAVL is the industry's most powerful OEM Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) engine, providing real-time, Layer-7 classification of all network application traffic. NAVL is designed for fast, trouble-free integration into new and existing network infrastructure platforms. Its plug-in-enabled architecture ensures ongoing access to the most current performance-impacting network applications.
"We are proud to be recognized as an industry player and for having NAVL named a winner by Info Security Products Guide," said Derek Lownsbrough, vice president of research and development at Procera Networks. "Our relentless drive to stay customer focused is behind this distinguished success. We believe this recognition from Info Security Products Guide further validates our commitment to our customers and their security needs."
Procera's NAVL DPI engine and OEM products are the result of its acquisition of Vineyard Networks.
About Info Security Products Guide Awards
SVUS Awards organized by Silicon Valley Communications are conferred in four annual award programs: The Info Security's Global Excellence Awards, The IT Industry's Hot Companies and Best Products Awards, The Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards, and Consumer Products Guide's Best Choice Awards. These premier awards honor organizations of all types and sizes from all over the world including people behind them, the products, performance, PR and marketing. To learn more, visit www.svusawards.com
About Procera Networks, Inc.
Procera Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: PKT) delivers Intelligent Policy Enforcement solutions designed for carriers, service providers and enterprises worldwide. Procera's PacketLogic solutions provide actionable intelligence and policy enforcement to ensure a high quality experience for any Internet connected devices. Network operators deploy Procera's technology to enable real-time visibility, superior performance and scalability, and deliver personalized services for millions of enterprises and consumers. For more information, visit www.proceranetworks.com or follow Procera on twitter at @ProceraNetworks.
Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements, including statements relating to the market acceptance of a product offering, customers need or willingness to deploy products and solutions leveraging Deep Packet Inspection technology, the ability of a product offering to meet the requirements of customers, the ability of Procera Networks, Inc. to achieve any sales of a product offering, and the ability to meet customer demand, if any. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, as well as assumptions that, if they do not fully materialize or prove incorrect, could cause Procera's results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements, including risks related to the acceptance and adoption of the Company's products; its ability to service and upgrade its products; lengthy sales cycles and lab and field trial delays by service providers; Procera's dependence on a limited product line; its dependence on key employees; its ability to compete in its industry with companies that are significantly larger and have greater resources; its ability to protect its intellectual property rights in a global market; its ability to manufacture product quickly enough to meet potential demand; its ability to integrate Vineyard Networks and realize anticipated benefits from the acquisition; and other risks and uncertainties described more fully in Procera's documents filed with or furnished to the Securities and Exchange Commission. More information about these and other risks that may impact Procera Networks' business are set forth in its Form 10-K filed for the year ended December 31, 2011, and in the subsequently filed quarterly reports on Form 10-Q. All forward-looking statements in this press release are based on information available to Procera as of the date hereof, and the Company assumes no obligation to update these forward-looking statements.