Native Instruments today announced that KORE is now available in stores worldwide. KORE has been specifically developed to increase the efficiency, flexibility and ease of working with software instruments and effects in the studio and onstage. KORE is an integrated system consisting of a host software for VST and Audio Units plug-ins, and a tightly integrated hardware controller that includes a professional USB 2.0 audio/MIDI interface. In time with the official release, the software update 1.0.1 for KORE has also been made available. The new version offers several enhancements, including a new “Live View” mode, six additional effects, optimized audio drivers and more.