Agent Vi signs Value-Added Distributor Agreement with Canon Marketing Japan

Canon Marketing Japan will resell Agent Vi’s on-premise video analytics platform – savVi – in the local Japanese market

Tel Aviv, 18th January 2017Agent Video Intelligence (Agent Vi™), the leading global provider of video analytics solutions, today announced the signing of a Value-Added Distributor (VAD) agreement with Canon Marketing Japan, the marketer and provider of Canon Inc. products and solutions in Japan.

Canon Marketing Japan will operate as a VAD throughout Japan for Agent Vi’s savVi™ on-premise video analytics platform which features real-time event detection, video search and business intelligence applications. Already representing other leading vendors in the Japanese market, Canon Marketing Japan will be able to offer a best-in-class solution by combining savVi video analytics, Axis Communications IP cameras, and the Milestone XProtect video management system (VMS).

savVi allows users to achieve optimal value from their video surveillance networks by automating video analysis to detect and alert for events of interest, expedite search in recorded video and extract statistical data from the footage captured by surveillance cameras.

Mr. Ariel Frischoff, VP Sales EMEA & APAC, Agent Vi, said, “It’s our honor to be working with an illustrious partner like Canon Marketing Japan. Adding Agent Vi’s comprehensive video analytics capabilities to their current offering will allow Canon Marketing Japan to promote an end-to-end solution that suits a wide range of vertical markets. End-users will benefit from automated video analysis tools that really leverage the surveillance system to get the most out of their video.”

Canon Marketing Japan is excited about establishing a partnership with Agent Vi, which is a leading global provider of video analysis solutions, and about adding savVi™ to our portfolio,” said Koichi Mikami, Vice President and Group Executive for Visual Solutions Headquarters for Canon Marketing Japan. “We believe savVi™ can be offered to various industries and meet various customers’ needs. Having such a comprehensive portfolio of video analysis capabilities enables us to provide more innovative solutions to end-users.”

About Agent Vi:

Agent Video Intelligence (Agent Vi™) is the leading global provider of open architecture, video analytics solutions. Agent Vi’s comprehensive video analytics includes software products for on-premise installations as well as cloud-based SaaS, with capabilities ranging from real-time video analysis and alerts to video search and business intelligence. The solutions are fully integrated with a variety of cameras, encoders, video management systems and alarm automation software. For more information, visit

About Canon Marketing Japan:

Canon Marketing Japan Inc. provides IT solutions, products and services that we procure inside and outside of Japan, as well as Canon products. Also we aim to create new IT solutions together with partners taking advantage of imaging technologies and IT technologies of Canon group.  For more information, visit