Technology Partners

Redway3d was founded in 2004 during the GPU’s market boom and the emergence of a new era in the 3D industry: 3D High-Quality Visualization. Redway3d’s middleware, Redsdk, is dedicated to this new market. Redway3d technology is based on a new hybrid CPU/GPU ray tracing technology which delivers an acceleration factor of 10+ compared to similar rendering technologies.
PDFlib is the leading developer toolbox for generating and manipulating files in Adobe’s well-known Portable Document Format (PDF). PDFlib’s main targets are dynamic PDF creation on a Web server or any other server system and implementation of »Save as PDF« in existing applications. PDFlib is used to dynamically create PDF documents from database contents, similar to dynamic Web pages. PDFlib has proven itself in a wide range of other use cases.
Ravenbrook is a software engineering consultancy. They work on all aspects of software engineering, from programming to product strategy, from requirements to delivery.
The Open Design Alliance is a non-profit membership-based consortium of software companies, developers and users committed to promoting the open exchange of CAD data now and in the future. In addition to setting standards for CAD data formats, the ODA also focuses on the practical matter of developing software libraries of exceptional quality that enable ODA members to develop applications capable of reading and writing the popular DWG and DGN CAD file formats.


ImageMagick® is a software suite to create, edit, and compose bitmap images. It can read, convert and write images in a variety of formats (over 100) including DPX, EXR, GIF, JPEG, JPEG-2000, PDF, PhotoCD, PNG, Postscript, SVG, and TIFF.


LightworksLightWorks is supplier of rendering solutions for developers of advanced 3D computer graphics software since 1989, LightWorks has developed LightWorks to provide customers with innovative and market-focused solutions for the creation of powerful and easy-to-use rendering applications. Renowned for its physically accurate visualisation of CAD data and for simulating real-world lighting conditions and materials.

Annual Report 2016