July 16, 2013
SALIENT STILLS ACQUIRED BY DIGITAL AUDIO CORPORATION
Video Forensics Technology Complements Audio Forensics Product Line
July 15, 2013 - Salient Stills, the leader in video forensics and image enhancement, today announced it has been acquired by Digital Audio Corporation (DAC), a leading supplier of forensic audio clarification tools. DAC will sell, support and offer training for Salient Stills' VideoFOCUS Pro and VFSource systems. Salient Stills CEO and President Laura Teodosioand CTO Jeff Hunter will join DAC, and continue their market and product development.
"We've been considering strategic acquisitions for several years, and Salient Stills is the perfect complement to our existing products," said Donald Tunstall, President and General Manager of DAC. "Together, we can more seamlessly meet the unique video and audio forensics challenges of our shared customer base in the law enforcement, homeland security, and defense sectors."
"DAC is the ideal home for our technology and customers, and this acquisition ensures that our products will continue to evolve," said Teodosio, of Salient Stills. "The combination of our forensics technologies also enables DAC to offer the industry's most advanced and comprehensive toolset available."
VideoFOCUS Pro captures and export video from videotape, CCTV systems, digital video cameras, cell phones and proprietary DVR formats, and generates higher resolution stills and videos. DAC's CARDINAL forensic audio processor seamlessly handles forensic analysis and processing of all analog and digital media. DAC will be exhibiting these products in booth #812 at the NATIA conference this week in Memphis, TN.
About Digital Audio Corporation
Founded in 1979, Digital Audio Corporation, or "DAC," is a leading supplier of forensic audio clarification tools and related training to law enforcement, homeland security, and defense organizations worldwide. Key products include the CARDINAL MiniLab and QuickEnhance® audio forensics solutions. Through its Accelerated DAC School training offerings, DAC also continually educates its customers on the proper use of its products. For more information on DAC, visit www.dacaudio.com.
About Salient Stills
Founded in 1997, Salient Stills is a leading video forensics and image enhancement software company. Salient Stills introduced its technology to answer the need for an efficient and effective video image enhancement solution. VideoFOCUS Pro and VF Source are video forensics solutions in use by law enforcement, security and military and intelligence agencies. For more information on Salient Stills, visit www.salientstills.com.