SOURCE: Procera Networks

Procera Networks

June 01, 2011 06:30 ET

Procera Networks' Smart Campus Solution Making the Grade at Universities Worldwide

More Than 45 New Higher Education Wins Year-to-Date in 2011 Reflect Growing Sales Momentum

FREMONT, CA--(Marketwire - Jun 1, 2011) - Procera® Networks Inc. (NYSE Amex: PKT), the intelligent policy enforcement company, today reported that its PacketLogic™ Smart Campus traffic management solution for Higher Education customers continues to gain sales momentum within the Higher Education market, with more than 45 new customer wins year-to-date in 2011 representing a range of universities worldwide. These wins reflect distinguished North American Universities including Santa Clara University, James Madison University, University of Maryland, Michigan Technological University, Georgia State University and University of Manitoba, as well as The University of Manchester in the UK, The University of New England in Australia, Chonnam National University in Korea and University of Macau in China.

Al Stern, Director of Networking at University of Dayton, said, "After evaluating multiple vendors, we choose Procera and their unique PacketLogic system that gives us both the granular visibility and the flexibility we need to comprehensively manage our network activity and successfully service our users. We are also impressed by Procera's commitment to the Higher Education market and their unmatched responsiveness in working with us. They are a great vendor partner to work with."

The specific needs of each University vary, but common to all is the need for awareness of how their network is being utilized. PacketLogic provides reliable classification of network traffic, and Smart Campus associates it with the end-user, his current role and his authorities. All this information is actionable as PacketLogic sets policies that improve the use of the Internet connections, which results in more satisfied users while the University controls cost by maximizing the use of this costly asset.

Procera's PacketLogic Smart Campus solution includes the following features that combine to provide full visibility and control over campus networks.

  • Traffic classification, including the latest in file sharing and streaming applications
  • Sophisticated traffic management capabilities including prioritization, shaping, marking, filtering, peering control, and steering
  • Network Analytics, Peering Analysis and Capacity Planning
  • Integration with Cisco's Clean Access and ImpulsePoint's Safe Connect for user management
  • Location, Device, and Application-based usage management and control
  • Security-based DMZ/Quarantine services for abusive or infected users
  • Peer-to-Peer Auditing capabilities for HEOA compliance and simplified DMCA response
  • Bandwidth quota enforcement over multiple internet-enabled devices
  • Departmental Chargeback

Procera offers a special program called PacketLogic Smart Campus for Higher Education institutions, which is a packaged solution that accommodates the functionality requirements of these customers. For more information on PacketLogic and Smart Campus, please visit www.proceranetworks.com.

About Procera Networks Inc.
Procera Networks Inc. delivers Intelligent Policy Enforcement (IPE) solutions, leveraging advanced Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) technology. This enables carriers, services providers and higher education institutions to improve the quality and lifetime of their networks, better monetize their infrastructure investments, control hazards, and create attractive services for their users by making qualified business decisions based on granular user and traffic intelligence. Procera's core product suite, the PacketLogic line of platforms, is an engine that drives the PCC (Policy and Charging Control) ecosystem, by enforcing advanced network and service policies. PacketLogic is deployed at more than 600 customers who value the unparalleled accuracy and high-end performance of the PacketLogic solution. Founded in 2002, Procera (NYSE Amex: PKT) is based in Silicon Valley and has offices around the globe. More information is available at www.proceranetworks.com.

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