The version 7 SDK represents a material change to previous versions of Kakadu Software and is a major new piece of code, representing an opportunity for increasing the capability of applications with JPEG 2000.
The new code represents increased speed and functionality with a focus on efficient multi-threading and addition of many new features such as better JPIP support, meta data browsing and animation.
New features include:
- Enhancements for mobile applications
- More efficient multi-threading improving performance and scaling with multiple CPU cores
- Inclusion of many new features, including better JPIP support, JP files, metadata browsing and animation
- Improved demonstration executables, with more features, including “kdu_show” which now offers identical functionality on Windows and MAC platforms
A full list of the functionality of this new code can be found in the overview file accompanying the software and on our website.