Harman Officially Seals Its FLUX Software Acquisition

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Harman Professional Solutions officially completes the acquisition of FLUX Software Engineering, including its suite of sound solutions across live production, installation sound, content creation, and post-production.

Harman Professional Solutions, a worldwide leader in audio, lighting, video, and control technologies, has completed the previously announced acquisition of FLUX Software Engineering. The purchase includes FLUX’s immersive processing and analysis solutions across live production, installation sound, content creation, and post-production.

The acquisition broadens Harman’s offerings across multiple applications with immersive technology, in addition to establishing a foundation for future innovation by bringing together FLUX’s team with Harman Professional’s hardware and software engineers.

“With the growing demand from our customers for immersive audio solutions, we are thrilled to welcome the FLUX team to the Harman family,” said Brian Divine, President of Harman Professional Solutions. “The FLUX team is made up of a very passionate group of people who have dedicated their careers to creating exceptional audio experiences. We are excited to work together to create new products that push technological boundaries and create culturally significant experiences.”

“The FLUX team are extremely honored to join the Harman brand portfolio and work alongside the teams from some of the most legendary brands in the audio industry,” said Gaël Martinet, Founder and CEO of FLUX Software Engineering. “We look forward to continuing our work developing immersive audio solutions with the significant investment, infrastructure, and support that Harman will provide.”

Founded in 2006 by seasoned sound recording engineer and current CEO, Gaël Martinet, to create intuitive and innovative audio software tools, the France-based FLUX now features a portfolio of nearly 20 products used globally by many talented professionals across numerous applications.

Harman Professional Solutions engineers and manufactures audio, lighting, video, and control products for entertainment and enterprise markets, including live performance, audio production, large venues, cinema, retail, corporate, education, government, hospitality, broadcast, and much more. Leading brands under its belt include JBL Professional, AKG, Martin, AMX, Soundcraft, BSS Audio, Crown, dbx Professional, and Lexicon Pro.

Harman Professional Solutions is a strategic business unit of Harman International, which designs and engineers connected products and solutions for automakers, consumers, and enterprises worldwide. Harman International is a wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung.