FREMONT, Calif., Nov. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Procera Networks, Inc. is pleased to today announce the appointment of Manuel Rivelo to the company's board of directors. Bringing more than 30 years' industry expertise to his role, with extensive experience in senior executive positions at major tech companies, Rivelo will be responsible for helping to drive Procera's overall strategy and operations as the company continues its global expansion.
"The possibilities open to Procera right now are both vast and varied, as network operators around the world look to tackle a host of new subscriber experience challenges using Procera's technology," said Rivelo. "It's an exciting time to be joining the company. I look forward to working closely with the senior management team to extend Procera's leadership, expertise, and technology into new markets." Beyond his strategic position on the Procera board, Rivelo is also the CEO of network infrastructure automation vendor AppViewX. Prior to this Rivelo was the CEO of F5 Networks, and has previously held several key leadership roles at Cisco Systems. He's also a longstanding board director at the Apollo Education Group and a current member of its Compensation Committee.