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Digidesign Acquires Bomb Factory Digital's Assets

Digidesign, a division of Avid Technology Inc., announced that it has acquired the assets of Bomb Factory Digital Inc., a manufacturer of real-time audio 1/20/2004 7:00 AM Eastern

Digidesign, a division of Avid Technology Inc., announced that it has acquired the assets of Bomb Factory Digital Inc., a manufacturer of real-time audio DSP effects for the Digidesign Pro Tools platform. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. In the near future, Digidesign expects to announce its plans for deploying the Bomb Factory assets across the Pro Tools product line.

“Our acquisition of Bomb Factory underscores Digidesign’s commitment to deliver the most powerful creative options available to Pro Tools customers,” said David Lebolt, Avid VP and Digidesign general manager. “By providing these classic processing plug-ins, as well as continuing to work closely with our thriving third-party community, we will offer our users tremendous variety and unrivaled audio processing quality. Pro Tools customers will benefit from the continued availability and support of these high-quality plug-ins as our platform grows and evolves.”

Bomb Factory co-founder and president Erik Gavriluk commented, “My partner, Dave Amels, and I are proud of the great digital audio processing products we’ve created for the Pro Tools community, and we’re especially pleased that these products will now be even more closely linked with the world’s preeminent provider of digital audio equipment to audio engineers everywhere, from high-end professionals to home studio buffs.”

Visit www.digidesign.com for more information, including the complete list of the Bomb Factory plug-ins and their compatibility with Pro Tools systems.