LEAD Technologies, Inc. is a privately held company founded in 1990 by Moe Daher and Rich Little. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, LEAD was established to commercialize Mr. Daher's inventions in the field of digital imaging and compression technology. With a rich history of nearly 25 years, LEAD has established itself as the world's leading provider of digital imaging software development toolkits. LEAD's flagship product, LEADTOOLS, holds the top position in every major country throughout the world and boasts a healthy, diverse customer base and strong list of corporate partners including some of the largest and most influential organizations from around the globe.
Award Winning Developer Tools: LEADTOOLS
LEAD Technologies is the developer and publisher of LEADTOOLS, the award-winning line of development toolkits. LEADTOOLS is a family of comprehensive toolkits designed to help programmers integrate raster, document, medical, multimedia and vector imaging into their desktop, server, tablet and mobile applications. LEADTOOLS gives developers the most flexible and powerful imaging technology, offering development support for OCR, Barcode, Forms Recognition, PDF, Document Conversion and Viewing, Document Cleanup, Annotations, DICOM, PACS, HL7, audio/video codecs, MPEG-2 Transport, DVR, streaming, File Formats (150+), Image Compression, Image Processing, Color Conversion, Viewers, Special Effects, Scanning/Capture, Common Dialogs, Printing and more. A LEADTOOLS toolkit literally puts millions of lines of code at the fingertips of application developers. Whatever your programming needs, LEAD has a toolkit specifically designed to give you the best imaging technology available.
Imaging Applications and Utilities
LEAD Technologies also owns and operates several divisions and subsidiaries which sell end-user imaging applications and utilities — each powered by LEADTOOLS. ePrint, Medicor Imaging, M²Solutions and FileWiggler all directly bring the advanced technology within LEADTOOLS to various digital imaging markets throughout the world.