Aspera to Acquire DigiDelivery Product Line

"Aspera announced an agreement with Avid Technology, under which Aspera will acquire DigiDelivery, a secure digital file-exchange system developed by Avid’s Digidesign audio division. Aspera is recognized as a worldwide leader in the development of high-speed file transfer technology. Under the terms of the agreement, Aspera will assume the development, manufacturing, sales, and support responsibilities of the DigiDelivery product line, continuing to enhance the technology that is integrated within Avid’s flagship Pro Tools system and Media Composer applications. Avid and Digidesign will continue to distribute DigiDelivery worldwide, both directly and through existing reseller channels.

Emeryville, CA-based Aspera is a privately held company that develops innovative, high-performance data transport technologies. Aspera’s Fasp 2.0 software transport platform provides maximum speed, complete security, and breakthrough bandwidth control at global distances. With several thousand endpoint and server licenses installed worldwide, its Fasp software products are becoming an industry standard for high-speed transfer of digital content. Fasp software is currently deployed in hundreds of major Hollywood studios and service companies, post-production houses, broadcast studios, satellite and on-demand media networks, as well computer game and software development companies."

Source: Aspera