Cambridge, MA (December 12, 2006)–Windows Vista, Microsoft’s anticipated next-generation operating system for the PC, is due to ship worldwide at the end of January, 2007. In advance of Vista’s formal release, MOTU is now shipping a public beta release of Vista-compatible drivers for all MOTU FireWire, PCI and USB hardware interface products.
Users of MOTU’s popular audio and MIDI interfaces can now download Vista public beta drivers to run their MOTU hardware with their favorite Vista-compatible audio and MIDI software.
All current MOTU hardware products are supported, including Firewire and UltraFast USB2 audio/MIDI interfaces such as the UltraLite and 828mkII, PCI core systems such as the 2408mk3 and HD192, and all MOTU USB MIDI interfaces.
MOTU Vista hardware drivers are supplied in both native 32-bit and 64-bit versions, for optimum performance in either mode. Users can download and install the appropriate version for their Vista OS configuration.
The Vista-compatible public beta drivers are also fully compatible with Windows XP (with or without Service Pack 2) and represent the latest and greatest MOTU hardware drivers currently available for Windows XP. So users who are running Windows XP can also take advantage of the latest optimizations in these drivers.
MOTU Vista-compatible public beta drivers are now available for download at www.motu.com.