Vicon Industries Inc., (NYSE-AMEX:VII) a leading designer and producer of integrated IP video surveillance and access control systems, announced that it has signed a strategic partnership agreement with CSST Channel, a division of China Security & Surveillance Technology, Inc. (NYSE:CSR), to expand their integrated project business in China. CSST’s success in securing large, integrated government surveillance projects, combined with Vicon’s world-class IP cameras and software products, provide a winning combination for both companies.

Vicon and CSST participated in a strategic partnership signing ceremony on June 8 th. China Security and Surveillance Distribution Co., Ltd. held the ceremony at the Venice Hotel in Shenzhen, China. CSST Channel President Tong Xiaosheng, Vicon International Sales Manager Mr. JC Caine, Shenzhen Security and Protection Association Deputy Secretary General Mr. Deng Wenjie and Vicon Hong Kong Managing Director Mr. Alex Wong, together with other important guests, attended the signing ceremony. Mr. Tong Xiaosheng offered the opening statement. JC Caine provided an introduction of Vicon, a high technology product overview and expectations for the Chinese market. Deputy Secretary General Mr. Deng Wenjie offered congratulations to the two companies and wishes for future success.

“We are delighted to partner with CSST in providing world-class security solutions for the Chinese market,” said JC Caine. Vicon equipment has been in use in China for several decades at prestigious projects, including public security, transportation, airports, borders, hotels, prisons, military facilities, and others.

About Vicon Industries Inc.

Vicon Industries Inc., listed on the American Stock Exchange under the symbol “VII,” designs, manufactures and markets a broad line of products used in integrated video surveillance systems. Vicon’s marketing and development efforts focus on today’s leading edge security technologies, including digital recording and IP video solutions, access control, matrix controls, cameras, monitors, mounting accessories, remote positioning devices and fiber optic equipment. The Company’s products are used in a variety of surveillance, security, safety and control applications, in banks, gaming casinos, traffic control, hospitals, retailing, multiple commercial and industrial installations, etc. For more information regarding Vicon, visit us at www.vicon-cctv.com .

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