CLAdirect and Packet Design Sign Reseller Agreement for Latin America and the Caribbean

Mexico City and Austin, TX - August 8, 2016 CLAdirect and Packet Design announced they have signed an agreement allowing CLAdirect to sell Packet Design products in the Latin America and Caribbean region. The combination of CLAdirect’s industry knowledge, networking expertise, and services offerings and Packet Design’s technology will give service providers expanded network visibility and control. The agreement also covers Packet Design’s SDN management and orchestration products that enable dynamic optimization of resources for peak performance under varying conditions.

This agreement expands Packet Design’s market reach to service providers in the Latin America and Caribbean region through the CLAdirect offices in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Miami, Panama, Peru, and Venezuela.

"CLAdirect is a leading provider of technology solutions to the telecommunications industry and we are pleased to add them as our business partner," said Daniel Ley, senior vice president of sales for Packet Design. “We have identified the Latin America market as a significant growth opportunity and we look forward to rapidly expanding our customer base there through this partnership.”

Similarly, Alberto Gross, CLAdirect CEO, comments about this new partnership: "Our philosophy is to find the best products and integrate them with our services to create solutions that meet the needs of the market and our customers. In this regard, we appreciate Packet Design´s leadership in developing vendor-agnostic SDN service management and orchestration products that perfectly suit our software-based solutions strategy.”

About CLAdirect

CLAdirect is a Technology Solutions Provider leader in the Telecommunications and Utilities industries, with expertise in designing and implementing cutting edge infrastructure and business solutions across the Americas. CLAdirect's flexibility and wide coverage, based on its regional presence spanning eleven countries in the region and a high profile group of professionals, allow it to develop the most innovative and efficient portfolio of solutions and services tailored to the specific needs of each client.  For more information, please visit www.cladirect.com.

About Packet Design

Packet Design technology helps the leading network operators, enterprises, and government agencies across six continents deliver critical services across the cloud. The Explorer product suite uniquely combines routing, traffic, and performance analytics for real-time, path-aware operational monitoring and back-in-time forensics for troubleshooting transient problems that can cause major service disruptions. Interactive modeling helps engineers predict the impact of changes accurately, simulate new workloads for capacity planning, and test failure scenarios to build more resilient networks. With these analytics as a foundation, Packet Design is delivering SDN management and orchestration capabilities in complex, multi-service networks.