Tag Archives : raster


Image Export and LiDAR Format Options in GeoExpress

Sure, you know GeoExpress as the software you rely on to compress raster imagery and LiDAR point clouds to make them easier to process, share and archive. But did you know GeoExpress also offers a dozen powerful tools you can use for further manipulation and enhancement of your geospatial data? We call them our Hidden […]

GeoExpress Export Options

A Tale of Two Pixels: Nodata and Transparency in GeoExpress

GeoExpress is a software package that provides image compression technology for converting raw imagery into the compressed MrSID format. Not all MrSID files are created equally, however, which makes understanding the differences between them very important. MrSID Generation 3 (MG3) files are a legacy format still used by many GIS applications. MrSID Generation 4 (MG4) […]


In Energy Sector, Compression Helps Keep the Hydrocarbons Flowing

Here’s a shocker – Industries that use a lot of raster data are also big users of LizardTech products. And oil & gas extraction and other energy-related industries definitely fall into that category. A subset of the overall energy sector, oil & gas clients rely on our compression technology in just about every phase of […]


Pain Points Survey Blog #3: What is your primary pain point when working with LiDAR data?

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. Although manipulating and analyzing LiDAR […]


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 […]


Download the Raster Data Pain Points Survey Report Today

Do your colleagues in the geospatial industry feel your pain when it comes to dealing with raster data? You can find out by downloading our new survey report that analyzes the results of our recent ‘Pain Points’ survey. Click here to download the report at no charge. We conducted the survey over the summer to […]


Esri UC Wrap Up – Still Time to Take Our Survey

Thanks to all of you who visited the LizardTech booth last month at the Esri User Conference. Of the record 17,000 attendees, we think we gave demos of our new GeoExpress 9.5 software to at least 16,999 of you. We’re just glad you didn’t stop by all at once. As expected, the most popular feature […]