Vecima to Provide RF Return Functionality Components to Motorola

    VICTORIA, BC, April 30 /CNW/ - Vecima Networks Inc. (TSX: VCM), a leading
Last Mile Solution(R) provider for broadband wired and wireless networks,
today announced that the company will supply an advanced radio frequency (RF)
return path product to Motorola for use in broadband cable systems. Motorola
selected Vecima due to the company's expertise in the design of two-way RF
    "We are proud to be selected by Motorola and look forward to providing a
product with this innovative new technology," said Douglas Fast, Vecima's
Executive Vice President and Vice President of R&D.
    This technology leverages Vecima's core competencies of cutting edge
digital signal processing techniques, high quality and cost effective RF
circuit designs as well as extensive high performance embedded software design
expertise. It is a worthy complement to the company's industry leading lineup
of downstream HyperQAM and Vistalynx EdgeQAM and CableVista EdgeDecoder
products, as well as Vecima's DOCSIS and WiMAX based two-way broadband
communication systems.

    About Vecima Networks
    Vecima Networks Inc. (TSX: VCM) designs, manufactures and sells products
that enable broadband access to cable, wireless and telephony networks.
Vecima's hardware products incorporate original embedded software to meet the
complex requirements of next-generation, high-speed digital networks. Service
providers use Vecima's solutions to deliver services to a converging worldwide
broadband market, including what are commonly known as "triple play" (voice,
video and data) and "quadruple play" (voice, video, data and wireless)
services. Vecima's solutions allow service providers to rapidly and
cost-effectively bridge the final network segment that connects the system
directly to end users, commonly referred to as "the last mile", by overcoming
the bottleneck resulting from insufficient carrying capacity in legacy, last
mile infrastructures. Vecima's products are directed at three principal
markets: Data over Cable, Broadband Wireless and Digital Video. The Company
has also developed and continues to focus on developing products to address
emerging markets such as Voice over Internet Protocol, fibre to the home and
IP video.

    Forward-Looking Statements
    Certain statements in this news release may constitute forward-looking
statements which involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other
factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of the
Company, or industry results, to be materially different from any future
results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such
forward-looking statements. When used in this news release, such statements
are generally identified by the use of such words as "may", "will", "expect",
"believe", "plan", "intend" and other similar terminology. These statements
reflect Vecima's current expectations regarding future events and operating
performance and speak only as of the date of this news release.
Forward-looking statements involve significant risks and uncertainties, should
not be read as guarantees of future performance or results, and will not
necessarily be accurate indications of whether or not such results will be
achieved. A number of factors including, but not limited to, the factors
discussed under "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Information Form dated
September 27, 2006 available on SEDAR (, could cause actual
results to differ materially from the results discussed in the forward-looking
statements. Although the forward-looking statements contained in this news
release are based upon what management of the Company believes are reasonable
assumptions, the Company cannot assure investors that actual results will be
consistent with these forward-looking statements. These forward-looking
statements are made as of the date of this news release, and the Company
assumes no obligation to update or revise them to reflect new events or

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For further information: Vecima Networks, Alan Brick, IRO, (250)

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