Avid. The Platform That Powers Media and Entertainment.

Thirty years ago, Avid got started by breaking new ground to reimagine content creation. Avid revolutionary nonlinear editor was the first to digitize video content. It redefined the media industry and is still the gold standard.

Today, Avid is reimagining the entire media value chain with powerful platforms for creating, managing, storing, distributing and monetizing film, television and music. Avid open tools and platforms empower more than a million users and thousands of media enterprises to tell powerful stories and build better businesses.

With enhanced collaboration, advanced automation, end-to-end integration and workflow orchestration, Avid today is uniquely helping aspiring artists, creative professionals, production teams and media enterprises to thrive in the digital era.

Avid Award-winning Technology

Avid has a reputation that’s strong on delivering innovation that provides advantages to every participant in media and entertainment. Our work on behalf of our customers has earned us some thrilling recognition along the way, including two Oscars®, a Grammy® and 16 Emmys®.


Avid Award-winning Customers

Overwhelmingly, the best and most celebrated media professionals and artists rely on Avid to create their award-winning films, videos, music recordings, TV shows, news broadcasts and live concerts.

At the 2018 Academy Awards, every winner and nominee for film editing, sound editing, sound mixing, and original score was an Avid user. And for the 2017 Primetime Emmy Awards, every winner and nominee in the Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Drama Series category and the Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series category all used Avid.


Pro Tools
One of the most widely used and preferred digital audio workstation solutions
Create beautiful, captivating scores more quickly than ever before with the world’s best selling notation software.
VENUE Systems
Revolutionary live sound production console systems with integrated recording capability
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