Sons releases UVI Workstation public beta
21st June 2008
Univers Sons has introduced
Workstation - a free,
advanced, universal software instrument workstation,
uvisoundsource.com - a new sound
download website dedicated to the UVI community.
"The UVI Workstation and
UVISoundsource.com are an unique powerful sound
production combination, and mark the most advanced
development by the UVI Engine team" said Alain
Etchart, Founder and Director of Marketing at
Univers Sons. "Years of experience have allowed
us to redesign and consolidate our best engine ever.
The new UVI Engine XT is stronger, more powerful,
and now utilizes an enhanced redesigned audio
engine, as well as a new graphic system for greater
software compatibility. The UVI Workstation is also
a first on the business side: it's FREE. But free
doesn't mean limited features, this is one powerful
software instrument which we think you will really
"We are constantly listening to
our customers and their input has really helped us
to improve our current software. You'll see the
proof of this philosophy in the UVI Workstation.
Powered by the UVI Engine XT, the UVI workstation
has the muscle, and we think you'll find the design
to be the most easy-to-use software workstation ever
UVI Workstation main features:
New UVI Engine XT design provides superior
sound quality and functionality.
100% compatible with the UVI Soundcards from
Ultimate Sound Bank.
Easily expandable with new Soundpack
downloads from UVISoundsource.com.
Universal compatibility Mac/Win.
Supports all major plug-in formats (Audio
Units, VST, RTAS, MAS).
Manage instruments and loops in the same
New smart integrated browser.
New "info" section with text, pictures, and
Convenient mixing environment with meters,
mute, solo, volume, pan...
Real-time sync to the beat: loops are always
Sample/Slice Start for loops and phrases.
Drag & Drop MIDI & Audio.
Import REX files, Apple Loops, AIFF, WAV and
Direct connection to the UVI SoundSource RSS
A public-beta version of UVI
Workstation as well as a complete soundset are now
In addition, the UVI Workstation
provides a unique option of connecting directly to
the UVISoundSource.com website via RSS news and
update feeds. When connected, the news feed will
provide update information and the latest on new
available sounds. Just click on the news link in the
UVI Workstation and you'll be directed to a detailed
information page. Here you can evaluate the
soundpacks with audio or view video demos, and if
desired, purchase and download the sounds for
immediate use. It's easy to use with a secure
payment system, iLok protection, and unlimited
access to the data (if sounds are lost, just
download them again).
UVI Soundsource is also open to any