November 9, 2004


TORRANCE, CA - Ulead's ( professional DVD authoring software, DVD Workshop 2 SE, will be included in the latest version of NewTek's integrated production suite VT[4] Live!, as well as with Leitch's Velocity HD nonlinear editing system.

Designed for the live production market, NewTek's VT[4] Live! gives video producers an integrated video production toolset to produce high-quality, live-productions. With DVD Workshop 2 SE video, live productions can be output to DVD using intuitive workflow, built-in design tools and professional authoring technology.

"With the launch of our new Integrated Production Suite, VT[4] Live!, we are excited to add DVD Workshop 2 SE as a key component to this new product," says Philip Nelson, NewTek's senior director of video marketing. "Combining the quality, ease of use and affordability of the VT[4] Live! with the intuitive and creative-centric workflow of DVD Workshop 2 SE, our customers are empowered to tell and deliver that story in the most widely accepted medium, DVD."

In addition, Leitch is including the DVD authoring system with its Velocity HD/SD nonlinear editing system.

"We're pleased to include DVD Workshop 2 SE with VelocityHD," says Mike Nann, marketing manager for Leitch's post production product line. "Not only do our customers benefit from the performance, quality, flexibility and affordability of VelocityHD, but when it comes time to author to DVD, they will appreciate the productivity benefits and efficiency of DVD Workshop's industry-recognized, straightforward workflow with built-in design tools."