Vecima Networks Inc.
TSX : VCM

Vecima Networks Inc.

November 13, 2006 17:00 ET

VCom Declares Special Dividend of $0.04 per Common Share

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 13, 2006) - VCom Inc. (TSX:VCM), today announced that the Company's Board of Directors have approved a special dividend of $0.04 per common share, payable to shareholders of record on November 22, 2006 with a payment date of December 15, 2006.

The dividend of $0.9 million will be announced directly to shareholders at the Company's Annual and Special Meeting in Victoria later today.

About VCom

VCom Inc. designs, manufactures and sells products that enable broadband access to cable, wireless and telephony networks. VCom's hardware products incorporate original embedded software to meet the complex requirements of next-generation, high-speed digital networks. Service providers use VCom'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. VCom'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. VCom'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. VCom currently employs over 620 people in Western Canada. Pending shareholder approval at VCom's Annual and Special Meeting, slated for November 13, 2006, the Company plans to change its name to Vecima Networks Inc.

For more information, visit www.vcom.com.

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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 VCom'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 (www.sedar.com), 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 circumstances.

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