LizardTech Offers Free Webinars Focusing on Autodesk Solutions

Learn how easily MrSID and JPEG 2000 images can be used in AutoCAD Map 3D, AutoCAD Civil, and Autodesk MapGuide 

Seattle, Wash. — November 11, 2008 — LizardTech, a division of Celartem, Inc. and a leading provider of software solutions for managing and distributing digital content, is offering two webinars in November focusing on Autodesk solutions in conjunction with the upcoming 16th annual Autodesk University (AU) user conference and exhibition in Las Vegas December 2-5, 2008. The focus of the webinars is to showcase how easily MrSID and JPEG 2000 images can be used in AutoCAD Map 3D, AutoCAD Civil, and Autodesk MapGuide.

In addition, the webinars will explore the powerful features in LizardTech’s Express Suite line of geospatial imaging products – GeoExpress for compression and manipulation, Spatial Express for storage, and Express Server for high-performance delivery and publication – focusing on the benefits these products bring to the management and distribution of geospatial imagery. Participants will discover how LizardTech’s tools for storing, manipulating and distributing imagery can individually benefit them in their workflows, as well as how all three Express Suite products work together as a complete package.

Following are the dates and times for November webinars:
• November 13 at 11:00 a.m. PST
• November 18 at 1:00 p.m. PST

The moderator and presenter will be Robert Parker, sales engineer. To register for LizardTech webinars or find out about upcoming ones, please visit:

About LizardTech
Since 1992, LizardTech has delivered state-of-the-art software products for
managing and distributing massive, high-resolution geospatial data such as aerial and satellite imagery. LizardTech pioneered MrSID® (Multiresolution Seamless Image Database), a powerful wavelet-based image encoder, viewer, and file format, and sits on the Technical Committee of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) for the purpose of extending the capabilities of JPEG 2000 to geospatial applications, driving cross-platform interoperability and rapid Internet distribution for geospatial imagery. LizardTech has offices in Seattle, London and Tokyo and is a division of 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.