U-he made a great contribution to musicians by porting their products to linux.
It inspired new interest in linux vst plugin format, and Qtractor daw coder
Rui Capela put in some long hours to support the capability for multiple vst plugins to reside in a single installer, as is the case with Zebra 2, Repro, and Filterscape. I hope a lot of linux musicians will add a U-he product to Santa's wishlist this year. World class sound, and world class fun The screenshot is Hive 2, Zebra 2, and ZebraHZ running in a CD sized Puppy linux, in linux version of the reaper daw.
I was able to install and use the Akai MPC Beats you mentioned, seems like an excellent and deep creative environment I'll definitely need the manual and videos