Avigilon Showcases Security Industry's First 7K Camera at ISC West 2015

New 6K and 7K cameras join the family of 4K and 5K HD Pro cameras

VANCOUVER, April 6, 2015 /CNW/ - Avigilon Corporation ("Avigilon") (TSX:AVO), a leading global provider of end-to-end security solutions, today announced it will showcase the security industry's first single-sensor 7K (30 megapixel) security camera at the ISC West 2015 tradeshow in Las Vegas, NV, USA. Delivering stunning image detail, the 7K HD Pro camera simultaneously provides maximum scene coverage while minimizing bandwidth and storage consumption, redefining the industry standard for high-resolution imaging. Avigilon also announced the release of the 6K (24 MP) HD Pro camera.

A powerful addition to Avigilon's best-in-class, end-to-end surveillance solution, the 7K HD Pro camera, when coupled with the Avigilon Control Center (ACC) software featuring Avigilon's patented High Definition Stream Management (HDSM)™ technology, provides the ultimate combination of clear image detail, effective processing power and efficient bandwidth and storage management. A security industry first, Avigilon's 7K camera offers horizontal resolution exceeding 7,000 pixels and more than 30 million total pixels.

"High definition imaging is core to Avigilon, and we are constantly innovating to create new industry standards. Avigilon is the leader in high definition imaging solutions since the introduction of our first 11 MP camera in 2006," said Dr. Mahesh Saptharishi, chief technology officer, Avigilon. "The launch of our 7K HD Pro camera combined with our leading Avigilon Control Center software expands our innovation in the security industry, creating a scalable and valuable solution that provides the highest quality images possible."

H4 Platform and HDSM™ 2.0 Technology
The 7K (30 MP) and 6K (24 MP) devices join Avigilon's family of 4K (8 MP) and 5K (16 MP) HD Pro cameras. The premium image quality of the HD Pro family of cameras is made possible by Avigilon's H4 platform and efficient H.264 compression with the latest edition of Avigilon's patented HDSM technology, HDSM 2.0. The cameras are also supported by Avigilon's LightCatcher™ technology, which provides a superior level of low-light performance. The combination of these technologies enables increased resolution, greater processing power, outstanding image quality and efficient bandwidth and storage management.

Availability
The 7K (30 MP) and 6K (24 MP) HD Pro cameras will be demonstrated at booth 22043 at the ISC West 2015 tradeshow from April 15-17 in Las Vegas, NV, USA. For more information on product availability, please contact a local sales representative at avigilon.com/sales-locator.

About Avigilon
Avigilon Corporation is defining the future of protection through innovative end-to-end security solutions. Avigilon's industry-leading HD network video management software, megapixel cameras, access control and video analytics products are reinventing the security market. Information about Avigilon can be found at www.avigilon.com.

AVIGILON and other marks used herein are the registered and/or unregistered trademarks of Avigilon Corporation and/or its subsidiaries in Canada and other jurisdictions worldwide. Other product names mentioned herein may be the registered and/or unregistered trademarks of their respective owners.

Forward-Looking Information

Certain statements contained in this news release, including all statements that are not historical facts, contain and constitute forward-looking information or forward-looking statements as defined under applicable securities laws (collectively, "forward-looking statements"). Forward-looking statements normally include words like 'believe', 'expect', 'anticipate', 'plan', 'intend', 'continue', 'estimate', 'may', 'will', 'should', 'ongoing' and similar expressions, and herein include, without limitation, statements (express or implied) respecting Avigilon's product plans and product releases. Forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance, actions or developments and are based on management's expectations and assumptions regarding historical trends, current conditions and expected future developments, as well as other factors that management believes are appropriate in the circumstances. Management has based the forward-looking statements herein on estimates and assumptions that it believes are reasonable at the current time, including without limitation, assumptions that Avigilon will be able to design, manufacture, market, and showcase new products and enhance its existing product lines in the manner and on the timelines currently contemplated. Actual results could, however, be substantially different due to the risks and uncertainties associated with and inherent to Avigilon's business, as more particularly described in the "Risk Factors" section of Avigilon's Annual Information Form dated March 3, 2015, which is available under Avigilon's profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. Additional risks and uncertainties applicable to the forward looking statements set out herein include, but are not limited to: unforeseen events that prevent Avigilon from attending or demonstrating its products at the 2015 ISC West tradeshow; unknown or unexpected defects with Avigilon's products that are not correctable in a timely or cost-effective fashion or at all; supply chain interruptions; development efforts may not result in the creation of new or enhanced products in a timely or cost-effective fashion or at all; and Avigilon's products may materially infringe a third party's intellectual property rights. Although Avigilon has attempted to identify factors that may cause actual actions, events or results to differ materially from those disclosed in the forward-looking statements, there may be other factors that cause actions, events or results not to be as anticipated, predicted, estimated or intended. Also, many of the factors are beyond the control of Avigilon. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Avigilon undertakes no obligation to reissue or update any forward-looking statements as a result of new information or events after the date hereof except as may be required by law. All forward-looking statements contained herein are qualified by this cautionary statement.

SOURCE Avigilon Corporation

For further information: please contact: Brett White, Communications Manager, (469) 484-5458 ext. 3063, brett.white@avigilon.com

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