CAMPBELL, Calif., June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Procera Networks, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: PRNW) a manufacturer of secure content management products, is pleased to announce the signing of a distribution agreement with Mindshare Group to build the VAR (value-added reseller) channel in the United Kingdom and Eastern Europe. Mindshare Group is a specialist distribution company that offers digital network appliances specifically in the areas of security, all-in-one Internet access and web, mail and cache servers. Their comprehensive network solutions include firewalls, load balancing, mail servers, web servers, IDS (intrusion detection systems), storage and caching. Mindshare Group has over 300 VARs and 50 ISPs (Internet service providers) and telecommunications customers. Mindshare Group has been trained on the Procera OptimIP(TM) Network Executive Appliance products and initial stocking orders have shipped. They will initially focus on the UK market and then expand distribution of Procera's offerings into Eastern Europe. OptimIP(TM) Network Executive Appliance provides integrated policy-based secure content management and network optimization. Greg Dewing, VP of Sales for Procera Networks stated, "We are excited about our partnership with Mindshare Group. They bring us immediate access to a large group of VARs, specialized integrators, ISPs and telecommunication companies. Sales and technical training was extremely easy since the people at Mindshare Group are established experts in digital network appliance solutions." Nick Morse, Managing Director for Mindshare Group commented, "Procera's OptimIP(TM) Network Executive Appliance product family is a great fit with our digital network appliance solution offerings. OptimIP(TM) expands our product solutions to include internal network security, content control and network optimization. Procera offers value-added solutions that address the needs of many of our existing customers." OptimIP(TM) is a modular platform that supports multiple software solution options. The ProceraWatch software option enables businesses to increase productivity by eliminating network abuse and misuse such as peer-to-peer downloading, video/audio streaming, instant messaging, web mail, non-business web sites, newsgroups, etc. ProceraWatch also provides additional internal security behind the firewall and allows organizations to secure wireless networks. The ProceraApp software option optimizes business-critical application performance by prioritizing and reserving network bandwidth. The ProceraTap software option provides more effective network visibility, monitoring and archiving by providing real-time selective traffic mirroring. About Mindshare Group: Mindshare Group is a specialist distribution company established in 1996 that focuses on the Digital Network Appliance Market. With Network Attached Appliances set for explosive growth over the next few years, Mindshare aims to build a reputation for itself as the channel's foremost experts in the appliance space, specifically in Security, all-in-one Internet access and web, mail and cache servers. More information on Mindshare Group can be found on the World Wide Web at http://www.mindsharegroup.co.uk. About Procera Networks, Inc.: Procera Networks, Inc. is a hardware and software development company. Procera has successfully developed a hardware-based, scalable, network secure content management ("SCM") platform which offers wire-speed performance. This platform allows user-defined policies to define content filtering, traffic prioritizing (QoS), rate limiting, monitoring, and data mirroring capabilities for network traffic. Procera's markets include small/medium size businesses, enterprises and Internet service providers. Procera's products are sold through integrators, distributors and original equipment manufacturers ("OEMs"). More information on Procera Networks, Inc. can be found on the World Wide Web at http://www.proceranetworks.com. Safe Harbor Statement This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 (the "Act"). In particular, when used in the proceeding press release, the words "plan," "confident that," "believe," "scheduled," "expect," or "intend to," and similar conditional expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Act and are subject to the safe harbor created by the Act. Such statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties and actual results could differ materially from those expressed in any of the forward-looking statements. Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, the ability of Procera to commercialize the applicable technology and introduce products and the acceptance of those products by the market, the ability of Mindshare to sell the Procera products in Europe, market conditions, the general acceptance of the Company's products and technologies, competitive factors, timing, and other risks described in the Company's reports and filings with the SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission) from time to time. Contact Information: Liviakis Financial Communications Inc. John Liviakis (Investors) 415/389-4670 or Procera Networks Inc. Patrick Wong, 408/874-4414 E-mail: email@example.com Doug Glader, 408/874-4675 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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