LizardTech is a Seattle-based, privately held company that provides software and technology to enable instant access to massive raster imagery. LizardTech has developed specific solutions that address the needs of government and industry, including the geospatial, medical and publishing markets. LizardTech's MrSID is the most advanced and powerful imaging language on the market today.
MrSID was developed at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) by the same team that developed the current FBI standard for fingerprint image compression. The MrSID Portable Image Format has been developed specifically for customers who work with extremely large files (GB and TB), need incredibly fast access to their images via standard network, Internet and wireless protocols, and demand visually lossless image compression for mission-critical decision making.
LizardTech is a global company with a network of high profile customers and strategic partners. In 1998, LizardTech was voted the Washington Software Alliance's Most Promising New Company. Additional information about LizardTech and the full line of MrSID software solutions can be found on the World Wide Web at www.lizardtech.com.