Audio hardware and software maker Native Instruments on Wednesday announced a new program designed to help its professional DJs find controllers for their Traktor-based setups. Under the “ Traktor Ready ” program select digital DJ controllers will be clearly labeled and guaranteed to be fully compatible with TRAKTOR 3, making it easy for DJs to choose their gear. The controllers are also guaranteed to meet certain quality and functionality requirements.
Another program called “ TRAKTOR 3 LE Included ” highlights products that include the software as part of the package and is preconfigured for instant plug-and-play performance, according to the company. “TRAKTOR 3 LE Included” controllers are the Behringer BCD 3000, the Ecler NUO 4, the EKS XP10, the Hercules DJ Console MK2 Mac Edition, the Numark Total Control and the Vestax VCI-100. TRAKTOR 3 LE is also included with the AUDIO KONTROL 1 interface as well as the forthcoming AUDIO 8 DJ interface from Native Instruments.