imgPortland, OR (January 29, 2014)—Audinate and German pro audio manufacturer ESI have entered into an agreement allowing the latter to incorporate Audinate’s Dante networking solution into future products.

ESI has been making professional audio products for more than a decade. The company’s ESI-branded and various OEM products are manufactured and distributed worldwide by ESI Audiotechnik GmbH, located in Leonberg, Germany.  

"We believe that Dante is the solution to provide affordable and competitive networking products for use in any studio environment, without compromising on quality," said Managing Director Claus Riethmüller. Riethmüller added "Dante provides stability and perfect ultra-low latency performance—exactly what our customers are asking for."

“ESI has been known for their excellent studio products for quite some time," said Lee Ellison, CEO of Audinate. “Selecting Dante for its new products means that ESI customers can look forward to the most interoperable digital media solution today and into the future."

ESI Audiotechnik GmbH