Native Instruments Software Synthesis GmbH is a manufacturer of electronic musical instruments, mostly software and hardware. These are intended for professional musicians, producers, DJs or sound engineers, as well as home-studiists. It was founded in 1996 and is based in Berlin with another office in Los Angeles.

The software products of the company are relatively varied with virtual synthesizers (eg Massive, FM8, Absynth), software samplers (organ, pianos, etc.), virtual drum machines, virtual modular synthesizers Reaktor), virtual samplers (Kontakt), sound libraries ...

It also offers both software and hardware systems like Guitar Rig which combines an amp simulator and software effects, with audio-digital interfaces, and controllers, or Maschine which is both a digital-audio station And a controller. The company also offers digital vinyl systems and interfaces specifically designed for DJs, such as Traktor.