LizardTech Releases ExpressView Browser Plug-in

New Plug-in Offers More Refined User Interface

Seattle, Wash. — May 7, 2007 — LizardTech, a division of Celartem, Inc., and a leading provider of software solutions for managing and distributing digital content, announced the release of the free ExpressView Browser Plug-in 4.0, designed to offer a more refined user interface to customers who need a quick and easy way to view their MrSID and JPEG 2000 imagery.

The ExpressView Browser Plug-in enables users to use measurement tools and view coordinate system information much more intuitively than in earlier versions.  In addition, full support for Internet Explorer 7, Mozilla Firefox, and Windows Vista is available, making it easy for customers to use many of the popular operating systems and Web browsers.

Other updates include full coordinate reference system support, geography markup language (GML) for JPEG 2000 (JP2), multiband image viewing, as well as support for MrSID and JPEG 2000 files served by LizardTech Express Server and support for saving images in a number of different formats.

“Our goal is to always listen to our customers’ requests and build tools that make their jobs easier,” said Jon Skiffington, LizardTech’s product manager. “The ExpressView Browser Plug-in does just that with an easier to use interface that puts the tools our customers need right in front of them so they can be more productive.”

The free ExpressView Browser Plug-in can be downloaded from:
LizardTech is exhibiting this week at the ASPRS Show in Tampa, FL.  Stop by Booth #211 to learn more about the ExpressView Browser Plug-in and LizardTech’s complete line of geospatial products.

About LizardTech
LizardTech, a division of Celartem, Inc., was founded in 1992 to build valuable business solutions from technologies created by the world’s leading research organizations including Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) and AT&T Labs. LizardTech is a leader in applying state-of-the-art technologies to the real-world challenges of managing, distributing, and accessing large complex digital content such as aerial photographs, satellite imagery, and color scanned documents. LizardTech’s software is installed on millions of desktops and integrated into a wide variety of platforms and applications. LizardTech has offices in Seattle, London and Tokyo. LizardTech is a division of Celartem, Inc., which is wholly owned by Celartem Technology Inc., (Hercules: 4330). For more information about LizardTech, visit

About Celartem
Celartem Technology Inc., develops and sells innovative technologies for storage, access and distribution of rich media content. Celartem has developed technology in the areas of digital image compression, scalable image viewing and secure content distribution and management. Celartem is listed on the Osaka Securities Exchange, Hercules:4330. Established in 1996, Celartem is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and has a wholly owned subsidiary, Celartem Inc. with headquarters in Seattle.