HaiVision and Teracue AG Exchange Exclusive Distribution Rights Within Strategic Relationship

HaiVision Systems Inc. (Montreal, Canada) and Teracue AG (Munich, Germany) announce today that they have entered into a bi-lateral strategic relationship whereby HaiVision appoints Teracue as the exclusive EMEA (Europe Middle East and Africa) master distributor for HaiVision’s flagship hai500 series (networked video systems for interactive communication), hai300 (mission critical surveillance), and the hai200 series which includes the new hai200 TASMAN (H.264; MPEG-4 part 10; AVC appliance) and the popular hai220 xGA Presentor used to share networked high resolution PC graphics.

(PRWEB) September 6, 2005 -- HaiVision Systems Inc. (Montreal, Canada) and Teracue AG (Munich, Germany) announce today that they have entered into a bi-lateral strategic relationship whereby HaiVision appoints Teracue as the exclusive EMEA (Europe Middle East and Africa) master distributor for HaiVision’s flagship hai500 series (networked video systems for interactive communication), hai300 (mission critical surveillance), and the hai200 series which includes the new hai200 TASMAN (H.264; MPEG-4 part 10; AVC appliance) and the popular hai220 xGA Presentor used to share networked high resolution PC graphics. In return, Teracue appoints HaiVision as the exclusive master distributor (worldwide outside EMEA) for Teracue’s iCue LIVE and VOD Streaming Media Servers, iCue XPlayer and Teraplay technology, and SmartSecure video monitoring products.

“This partnership will enable HaiVision to provide a total solution for our clients that require advanced video communications combined with exceptional server and management technology,” commented Mirko Wicha, Chairman and C.E.O. of Haivision Systems Inc. “There are strong synergies between the two companies in terms of people, technology and vision for the future in networked video communications.”

Karl-Heinz Wenisch, CTO and Managing Director of Teracue AG, stated, “We are very focused on expanding our presence throughout EMEA with new and innovative technology; this new partnership gives us the ability to do that and at the same time introduces Teracue’s technology into the U.S. and APAC regions.”

Plan to see the very latest H.264 encoding and streaming technology from both HaiVision and Teracue at IBC in Amsterdam from Sept. 9 to 13 at the Teracue stand (booth 2.349 at the RAI).

About HaiVision Systems Inc.
Based in Montreal, Canada, HaiVision Systems Inc. is a global supplier of networked video technology for interactive true-to-life communications, mission critical network video transmission, and IP business video solutions. HaiVision’s products are used by telecom operators and systems integrators around the world for delivering the highest quality broadband video applications. HaiVision’s systems and tools have been central to some of the most successful video communications deployments over the past seven years, meeting the exacting requirements of top corporate boardroom, distance education, telemedicine, and delay sensitive surveillance systems.

About Teracue AG.
Teracue, based near Munich, Germany, is manufacturer and provider of television and information systems for Broadcasting and IP-TV. The name Teracue is synonymous with professional video: innovative technology, excellent imaging quality, secure and stable transmission, intelligent storage systems and simple management for Broadcast Video and Video-over-IP.

For further information, please contact:

Peter Maag, VP Marketing           
HaiVision Systems Inc.
Tel: +1 (514) 334-5445, ext. 224               
Web: www.haivision.com ;  

Rainer Link, Marketing Manager
Teracue AG
Tel: +49 (0) 8134 555 150               
Web: www.teracue.com

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