Category Archives : New and Interesting

Things that catch our attention


Express Server 9.0.7 Now Available

LizardTech issued a patch for Express Server this week, the fast and simple image-delivery server for MrSID. Express Server 9.0.7 is now available! This patch release addresses two main things: 1. Users can now install to the website of their choice (not just the default website) 2. Fixed a bug that was causing a server […]


LizardTech Announces Software Program for National Universities

At LizardTech, we believe in the potential of students and the power of geospatial technology. Together, they can change the world. That’s why we are proud to have launched a new program designed to put vital geospatial software tools into the hands of students, researchers and their instructors at national universities around the globe. Our […]


Pain Points Survey Blog #2: How Do You Handle Large Data Volumes?

LizardTech conducted an industry survey at the Esri User Conference in July and online in August. If you’re wondering how your industry peers are using, compressing, accessing and storing all types of raster data, refer to this blog over the next few months for an overview of the survey results. Handling, managing and storing large […]


Raster Imagery and LiDAR Data Challenges Report: What are Your Raster Data Challenges?

If you’re wondering how your industry peers are using, compressing, accessing and storing all types of raster data, you’ll find some answers in an industry survey conducted by LizardTech at the Esri User Conference in July and online in August. We’ll be sharing results of the survey in this blog over the next couple of […]


A Floating Bridge’s Retirement

A few of us from LizardTech had the opportunity to tour the SR 520 bridge replacement project organized by our local chapter of the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS). We were able to get an up-close and personal view of what’s involved in replacing a four-lane highway that floats on water. The […]


GeoExpress 9.5 Unveils LiDAR Compression at the Esri UC

The LizardTech booth is sure to be a hopping place at the Esri User Conference this month. We’ll be unveiling the latest version of GeoExpress, conducting a ‘Pain Points’ survey and hosting a Guess-the-Lizards contest. So put booth #2310 on your official agenda for what promises to be a busy show in San Diego.   […]


Same Lizard, Same Magic

What do flying turtles, a Bob Odenkirk look alike, dogs on boogie boards and neon lizards have in common? If your answer was that all of these have appeared in LizardTech advertisements dating back to 1999 (and aren’t a crazy idea for a game show), then you are correct! LizardTech has been around for a […]