Founded in 1990, LEAD has a track record of more than 34 years of continuous growth. LEAD is currently shipping Version 23 of LEADTOOLS. If your customer has a document, medical, multimedia or imaging requirement, chances are LEAD has already coded, tested, and deployed it. Increase the productivity of your programmers by allowing them to leverage upon LEAD's many years of development experience.

One-Stop Shop

LEAD supports a full range of document, medical, multimedia, and imaging categories so customers can standardize on LEADTOOLS for all related requirements to eliminate multiple-vendor headaches. Enjoy the simplicity of a one vendor relationship, one license agreement, and one support contact. With access to the full suite of LEADTOOLS SDKs, developers stand to gain Medical, Document, Recognition, Vector, Multimedia, and general imaging components with cross-platform capability.

Free Technical Support

LEAD offers free and unlimited technical support via email, user forums, and live chat. LEADTOOLS customers receive this free technical support in perpetuity. We also offer premium support options on a per case basis.

Time = Money

Decrease solution costs and time-to-revenue by leveraging LEADTOOLS libraries and components. Develop your customers' solutions with less overhead and a faster rollout. Deliver sooner and get paid quicker.

Plug In and Go

Quickly add LEADTOOLS technologies to existing solutions with minimal code changes. LEADTOOLS provides many customizable, ready-built components, including document and medical web viewers, file converters, recognition engines, and codecs.

Outshine Your Competitors

Increase your company's competitive advantage by adding significant functionality to your offering without substantially affecting cost or time-to-deliver.

No Risk, No Worry

LEADTOOLS is available in a fully functional evaluation version. You can test all features and actually program with the evaluation copy before the purchase is made.

Easy to Use

LEADTOOLS is designed to make your job as easy as possible. Our job is to help you get your project done and out the door on time. Each SDK contains valuable resources such as extensive online documentation, sample source code, demos, and tutorials, all designed to make your job easier and to allow your project to be completed sooner.

Trusted Technology Provider

LEAD has a significant technology footprint within the United States Government with major deployments to Department of Veterans Affairs, US Army, US Air Force, US Navy, and other federal and state governmental agencies. LEAD also has a strong customer base that includes most Fortune 1000 companies.

Flexible Licensing

LEAD will work with you to match your customers' deployment requirements. Volume discounts for developer and deployment licenses.

Professional Help Needed?

Professional development services are available for customers with time-sensitive feature requests and customers needing extra help with their application development.

Imaging Component Experts

LEAD's developers are technology experts as well as development component experts. Consistently receiving industry recognition from the developer community, LEADTOOLS is designed so developers can easily integrate its technology into real-world solutions.

New Revenue Opportunities

With LEAD as your Technology Partner, confidently bid on projects with a document, medical, multimedia, or imaging requirement knowing that you can deliver a solution on time and on budget.