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AUDIO ANNOUNCES WSG-Y16 MINI-YGDAI SOUNDGRID I/O CARD FOR YAMAHA MIXING
— Card enables
direct connection to Waves SoundGrid platform to run large numbers
of Waves plug-ins with low latency —
NAMM SHOW, ANAHEIM, CA, January 14, 2010 — Waves
Audio announces the upcoming release of the WSG-Y16 mini-YGDAI
SoundGrid I/O card for Yamaha mixing consoles. Together with
a Waves SoundGrid Server (SGS), a Control PC and an authorized iLok
with SoundGrid-compatible Waves plug-ins, the WSG-Y16 enables Yamaha
consoles to process 16 channels of audio with Waves plug-ins. Users
connect a SoundGrid-compatible PC to the mixing console, route a channel
to a WSG-Y16 channel and then process the channel signal with Waves
plug-ins on the SoundGrid server. Additionally, the WSG-Y16 supports
MIDI input, for remote plug-in control directly from the console or
external control surface.
Audio SoundGrid technology gives users the ability to run large numbers
of Waves’ award-winning audio processors with low latency, using
standard PCs via Ethernet, far surpassing the specs of dedicated DSP-based
platforms. Waves’ SoundGrid system takes advantage of the recent
advances in both Ethernet and CPU technologies to provide superb performance
for the live sound markets, bringing the worlds of studio recording
and live sound closer than ever before. With the introduction of the
WSG-Y16 mini-YGDAI card for Yamaha consoles, Waves brings the networking
and processing capabilities of SoundGrid functionality to the live
the industry’s leading developer of professional audio digital
signal technologies, Waves is uniquely qualified to bring studio-quality
sound enhancement to the world of live sound; Yamaha, as a leading
manufacturer of live and studio mixing consoles, provides the perfect
platform for this processing. The WSG-Y16 mini-YGDAI card represents
a tremendous leap forward both in terms of technological innovation
and processing power.
- Supports 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96 kHz
- 16-channel processing at 44.1/48kHz, 8 channels at 88.2/96kHz
- For 32 channel processing, install 2 cards
- Supports MIDI control directly from the console
- Redundancy and Recovery support via SoundGrid
- Connects with other SoundGrid-enabled audio equipment
- Provides a low latency platform for running Waves plug-ins
- Uses standard, off-the-shelf components: computers, switches, servers,
Ethernet cables, etc.
- Upcoming SoundGrid versions will implement recording capabilities
- Live sound and touring
- Centralized processing hub for mixing, post production, and broadcast
- Networked audio for sound installations
more information, please visit www.waves.com.
Waves is a leading provider of audio DSP solutions for professional,
broadcast, and consumer electronics audio markets. Waves has over
15 years of expertise in the development of psycho-acoustic signal
processing algorithms that leverage knowledge on the human perception
of hearing to radically improve perceived sound quality. Waves’
award-winning processors are utilized to improve sound quality in
the creation of hit records, major motion pictures, and popular video
games worldwide. Waves offers computer software solutions as well
as hardware plus software solutions for the professional and broadcast
markets. Under its Maxx brand, Waves offers semiconductor and licensable
algorithms for consumer electronics applications. Waves’ Maxx
technologies dramatically enhance audio performance and are used by
industry leaders such as Sony, Sanyo, JVC, Toshiba, and many others.
For more information, visit the Waves web site at http://www.waves.com.
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