DV Creation Package Now Dual Processor Compliant

Digital Origin announced a free upgrade to its content creation and streaming media authoring tool, EditDV, which is now fully optimized for Appleis new dual-processor Power Macintosh. EditDV uses Digital Originis unique scalable software codec designed specifically for the DV format. According to Digital Origin:

This enables EditDV, already compatible with the new Power Macintosh systems, to achieve maximum performance on the new dual-processor systems. According to Mike Micheletti, Product Manager for Digital Origin, the combination of Digital Origin EditDV and the dual-processor Power Macintosh offers the fastest Mac OS desktop environment for DV-format content creation and streaming media workflow in the industry.

Digital Origin offers a full suite of products for video still capture, motion capture, non-linear editing and post production with tools for automated export to the web, DVD, CD-ROM or tape. By enhancing EditDV for optimum performance on dual-processor Power Macintosh systems, Digital Origin underscores its commitment to the Macintosh platform as well as to new products that accelerate the streaming media production workflow.

EditDV is available for US$599 (includes a Digital Origin 1394 IEEE FireWire card and cable) or US$499 without the hardware. The update is free to registered EditDV 2.0 owners. You can find more information at Digital Originis site.