Avid Introduces New Pro Tools Licensing
Oct 10, 2014 4:41 PM
LOS ANGELES� Avid has announced new features for Pro Tools | Software and Pro Tools | HD Software, including future cloud collaboration capabilities, as well as a standard Avid Support plan � with new purchases, upgrades, and crossgrades for one full year.
Customers who buy or upgrade to Pro Tools 11 by Dec. 20, 2014 receive extended coverage through March 2016. Building on the software deployment flexibility of Avid Everywhere with this new licensing, Avid is making it easy for Pro Tools customers to get on the Avid MediaCentral Platform and stay current.
Starting in November, Avid will enable owners of Pro Tools 9/10, Pro Tools | HD 9/10, Pro Tools Express, Pro Tools LE, and Pro Tools M-Powered to upgrade or crossgrade to Pro Tools 11/Pro Tools | HD 11 and access the latest, most powerful workflows, plus get one year of renewable standard Avid Support�at savings of up to 60 percent off previous upgrade pricing. Customers upgrading now will have access to upcoming features, including cloud collaboration capabilities.
Also starting next month, customers can purchase Pro Tools | Software with a one-year, renewable subscription support plan that also includes all Pro Tools | Software upgrades throughout the duration of their plan, as well as one year of renewable Avid Standard Support.
As a limited-time offer, customers who purchase a new license of Pro Tools | Software with Standard Support or an upgrade/crossgrade to Pro Tools 11 with Standard Support by Dec. 20, 2014 will have their support plan extended through March 31, 2016. Moving forward, customers will be able to renew their plan annually for just $199 (Pro Tools) or $599 (Pro Tools | HD) per year to continue receiving support, updates, and upgrades.