Supports GNI’s Efforts to Protect Internet Users’ Freedom of Expression and Privacy
FREMONT, Calif., October 8, 2013—Procera Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: PKT), the global Internet Intelligence company, today announced it has become a member of the Global Network Initiative (GNI), which brings together companies, human rights organizations, socially responsible investors and academics to protect freedom of expression and privacy rights on the Internet. Other leading Internet companies that have joined GNI include Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Yahoo!, Evoca and Websense.
“We are pleased to join the Global Network Initiative along with other leading Internet companies to pledge our support for protecting Internet users’ freedom of expression and privacy,” said James Brear, president and CEO of Procera Networks. “Since the inception of Procera Networks and our first customer deployments, we have been committed to enabling network operators to deliver quality broadband access, and to enable subscribers to embrace the economic advancement and intellectual pursuits offered by the Internet.”
"By committing to GNI’s principles on freedom of expression and privacy, Procera is demonstrating that companies across the technology sector can work collectively with civil society organizations, investors, and academics to uphold human rights and fight censorship,” said GNI executive director Susan Morgan.
About the Global Network Initiative
GNI is a multi-stakeholder group of companies, civil society organizations (including human rights and press freedom groups), investors and academics, who have created a collaborative approach to protect and advance freedom of expression and privacy in the ICT sector. GNI provides resources for ICT companies to help them address difficult issues related to freedom of expression and privacy that they may face anywhere in the world. GNI has created a framework of principles and a confidential, collaborative approach to working through challenges of corporate responsibility in the ICT sector.
About Procera Networks, Inc.
Procera Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: PKT) delivers Internet Intelligence 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 all 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.
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This press release contains forward-looking statements, including statements relating to the anticipated timing of revenue recognition and the ability of the products and solutions provided by Procera Networks, Inc. to meet the requirements of advanced communications networks and achieve ongoing customer acceptance for its products. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, as well as assumptions that, if they do not fully materialize or prove incorrect, could cause our results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements, including risks related to the acceptance and adoption of our products; our ability to service and upgrade our products; lengthy sales cycles and lab and field trial delays by service providers; our dependence on a limited product line; our dependence on key employees; our ability to compete in our industry with companies that are significantly larger and have greater resources; our ability to protect our intellectual property rights in a global market; our ability to manufacture product quickly enough to meet potential demand; and other risks and uncertainties described more fully in our 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 our Form 10-K filed for the year ended December 31, 2012 and in subsequent filings. All forward-looking statements in this press release are based on information available to us as of the date hereof, and we assume no obligation to update these forward-looking statements.
GNI Press Contact
David Sullivan, GNI, email@example.com, +1 646 595 5373
Procera Press Contact
Bob Eastwood, Engage PR for Procera Networks, 510-748-8200 x215,
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