Sonic Studio will preview its new secureDDP application, Amarra computer music player, a new version of Quartet DynPEQ, a new bundle for DSD production, and on-site demos of new and current products at the 126th AES in Munich, stand 2013.
secureDDP is an application for Mac OS that encrypts existing DDP file sets that can then be safely and securely delivered over public computer networks. secureDDP supports DDP file sets from SADiE, Eclipse, DCA and Merging, as well as from Sonic Studio''s product lines. It features 128-bit encryption and fail–safe operation to ensure that encrypted DDPs arrive unaltered and uncracked. Mastering houses seeking electronic delivery of client approvals and replication masters now have a simple and secure mechanism. Also with secureDDP, record labels seeking to sell high-resolution music online can now distribute entire albums in a trustworthy and bit–perfect form. secureDDP will be available through Sonic Studio''s eStore starting on June 15.
Amarra with iTunes
Amarra, a turnkey system for computer playback of high-resolution files, will be shown publicly for the first time since its release. The Amarra combines the precision of the SSE (Sonic Studio Engine) with the power of Sonic Studio hardware and easy operation of iTunes. The company will be demonstrating Amarra with its Model Four DAC, as well as with Swiss partner Weiss Engineering Ltd.''s FireWire audio interfaces.
Version 3.0.3 of PreMaster CD now offers DDP File Open, the option to load back and modify existing DDP file sets, at a new lower price. soundBlade 1.3.3 will also be on demo, with the 8-channel capability included as standard. Demos of the upcoming V. 2 of soundBlade will highlight its expanded multichannel capabilities. Also for soundBlade, V. 1.1 of Wholegrain Digital System''s Quartet DynPEQ dynamic energy-shaping plug-in will be available for evaluation.
Finally, DSD Converter™, an option for PreMaster CD, is a bi-directional transcoder that converts DSD and LPCM data. DSD Converter is now available as a package with PreMaster CD.