A guided introduction and learning path for developers new to Audio.
Mac OS X delivers superior audio services, and with system-level services
that streamline the development process for audio, it allows you to incorporate
high-quality music, audio media and audio functionality into your applications.
The audio system consolidates, integrates, and standardizes third-party audio
and MIDI services and protocols, thereby shortening the hardware and software
development cycle and streamlining device configuration. Mac OS X provides
powerful system-level functionality, including native multichannel audio with
plug-in support, native MIDI services, and driver support, as well as the
services of Core Audio, including Audio Units and Hardware Application Layer
(HAL) APIs, and MIDI services. With Mac OS X, you get the most comprehensive set
of audio services ever provided for audio software and hardware developers. Read