March Networks and Telepac Deliver Advanced Digital Video Solutions to the Brazilian Banking Market

    OTTAWA, June 28 /CNW Telbec/ - March Networks(TM) (TSX:MN; AIM:MNW), a
leading provider of IP-based video surveillance solutions, announced today
that it has signed a strategic partnership with Telepac Telecomunicaçoes e
Portas Automaticas Ltda. to provide integrated digital video systems and
software to financial institutions throughout Brazil.
    Telepac is an electronic security systems provider with operations in
Brazil and other locations worldwide. The company holds an estimated
30 percent share of the Brazilian banking security market, working with
customers such as Caixa Econômica Federal, Banco do Brasil and HSBC. It will
sell the solution under the Hisco brand in the country.
    The March Networks solution enables financial institutions and other
organizations to address risk, combat fraud and improve operational
performance. It includes intelligent video management software, video and data
analysis applications, and sophisticated recording platforms that support both
analog and IP cameras.
    "Expertise in security systems and an in-depth understanding of the
requirements of our financial customers in Brazil are cornerstones of our
success," said Florisvaldo Cardoso de Sa, President and CEO, Telepac Latin
America. "March Networks shares our focus on proven technology and customer
satisfaction and we look forward to working with them to deliver on that
    Peter Strom, March Networks President and CEO, said "The transition to
electronic security systems is in its early stages in Brazil, where only
5 percent of banks have implemented electronic security systems. We are
pleased to be working with Telepac and expect the Brazilian market to be a
significant contributor to revenue growth in fiscal year 2008."

    About March Networks

    March Networks(TM) (TSX:MN; AIM:MNW) is a leading provider of innovative
video and data applications used for security surveillance, monitoring,
analysis, and business optimization. The company's software and IP-based
hardware solutions allow businesses to increase operational efficiencies,
address risk, and manage assets with an integrated set of video-based
intelligence tools and business intelligence applications. The ISO 9001:2000
certified company serves the needs of leading financial institutions,
retailers, transportation authorities, commercial/industrial organizations and
government/homeland security agencies in approximately 50 countries. For more
information, please visit

    Forward-Looking Statements

    This release contains certain forward-looking information, including
expectations of future business. This information is based on the company's
current expectations and assumptions that are subject to a variety of risks
and uncertainties that are difficult to predict and that may be beyond March
Networks' control. Actual results could differ materially from those expressed
in any forward-looking statements due to factors such as customer demand and
timing of purchasing decisions, increased levels of competition, technological
changes and the successful development of new products, dependence on
third-party manufacturers, risks relating to intellectual property
infringement claims, and other risks and factors identified in March Networks'
public filings with regulatory authorities in Canada. March Networks assumes
no obligation to update these forward-looking statements as a result of new
information or future events.

    (*) MARCH NETWORKS and the MARCH NETWORKS logo are trademarks of March
Networks Corporation. All other trademarks are the property of their
respective owners.

For further information:

For further information: Peter Wilenius, March Networks Corporation,
(613) 591-8181,

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