The Kakadu developer toolkit has enabled us to integrate robust JPEG2000 video format support into our media transformation solutions… meeting the requirements of our top-tier media and entertainment and archive customers
I know of no other software that provides the sophisticated access to the code stream that allows for the quick decompression of random portions of the image in an efficient way. The code is industrial strength, providing the most robust implementation...
Kakadu is a complete implementation of the JPEG2000 standard, Part 1 (ISO/IEC 15444-1), Part 15 (ISO/IEC 15444-15, a.k.a. High Throughput JPEG 2000), plus most of Part 2 (coding and file format extensions) and Part 3 (motion JPEG 2000) and Part 9 (JPIP for interactive image/video browsing).
The Kakadu software framework provides a solid foundation for a range of commercial and non-commercial applications. We have a range of license options to suit everyone. Commercial and non-commercial, large and small. Follow these links for everything you need.