Motorola Solutions to acquire Avigilon

Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Avigilon (TSX: AVO) in an all-cash transaction that will enhance Motorola Solutions´ portfolio of mission-critical communications technologies, the company said.

Under the terms of the agreement, Motorola Solutions will acquire all of Avigilon´s outstanding shares for CADUSD 27.00 per share. The enterprise value of the transaction is approximately USUSD 1.0 billion including Avigilon´s net debt.

Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Avigilon designs, develops and manufactures advanced security surveillance solutions, including video analytics, network video management software and hardware, surveillance cameras, and access control solutions. Avigilon products are used by a range of commercial and government customers including critical infrastructure, airports, government facilities, public venues, healthcare centers and retail. The company holds more than 750 US and international patents.

Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) creates innovative, mission-critical communication solutions and services that help public safety and commercial customers build safer cities and thriving communities. For ongoing news, visit www.motorolasolutions.com/newsroom or subscribe to a news feed.

Avigilon Corporation provides trusted security solutions to the global market. Avigilon designs, develops, and manufactures video analytics, network video management software and hardware, surveillance cameras, and access control solutions. To learn more about Avigilon, visit Avigilon.com.