EOD - EarthOnDrive is a team of core software engineers spanning multiple verticals. We develop plugins, tools, and render technologies for 3D Terrain Visualizations, AutoDesk Maya and StudioMax integration, GIS, Remote Sensing, Image Processing, and lidar. Our current woftware rendering technologies such as WavGen Pro have been in the news since 1998, and we invented wavelet based rendering technologies (LOD). Proudly, we present our milestones and achievements in these inegrated industries.
Earth Resource Mapping unveils its newest line of software called ERMapper MLB Light Edition. For $1200,- a csutomer can compress unlimited file sizes into an ECW or JPEG2000 image. Support for 8bit, 16bit, and 32bit files are guaranteed as well as signed and unsigned integer support.
In 1998 ER Mapper Ltd in Perth, Western Australia company founder Stuart Nixon, and two software developers Simon Cope and Mark Sheridan were researching rapid delivery of terabyte sized images over the internet using inexpensive server technology. The outcome of that research was two products, Image Web Serve..
EarthOnDrive/WavGens legal representatives in Century City today successfully finished defending a trademark law suite initiated by ZI Imaging for there Terrashare product and simultaneously launches its next-gen software EarthOnDrive/WavGen Terramapper Pro version 1.8.
Ensuring that EarthOnDrive/WavGens product line remains protected against frivelous law suites and demeaning evil corporations, only wishing to slow us down, we have protected our suite of technologies with Trademarks, Patents, and Source Code filings temproally.
Trade mark names in addition to EarthOnDrive/WavGenluded TE..
EarthOnDrive/WavGen introduces its EarthOnDrive/WavGenTC (Texture Compression) software as a commercial application at the Game Developers Conference in San Jose, California. EarthOnDrive/WavGenTC is poised to b come an extra high resolution application pipeline to standard DXTC (Microsoft DirectX Texture Compression) and Bink Game compression technology used in UVs and Colormaps.
Microsoft DirectX is a collection of application programming interfaces (APIs) for handling tasks related to multimedia, especially game programming and video, on Microsoft platforms. Originally, the names of thes..
EarthOnDrive/WavGen signs individual release contracts with Alias (Toronto), Autodesk (San Francisco), Newtek (Texas), and AVID (Montreal) to allow efficient use of marketing materials in trade shows and online content. Thus effecting the EarthOnDrive/WavGen technology as an official companion tool to Maya, Studio Max, Lightwave, and Softimage XSI.
NewTek, Inc is a San Antonio, Texas–based hardware and software company that produces live and post-production video tools and visual imaging software for personal computers, such as Lightwave. The company was founded in 1985 in Topeka, Kansas, U..
As a solution provider to Earth Resource Mapping, EarthOnDrive/WavGen now allows lossless and lossy texture compression. Customers can compress unlimited file sizes and textures in 8bit, 16bit, and 32bit (signed and unsigned) formats. In addition to the compression tools, the photoshop plugins have been updated to support CS and CS2.
JPEG 2000 (JP2) is an image compression standard and coding system. It was created by the Joint Photographic Experts Group committee in 2000 with the intention of superseding their original discrete cosine transform-based JPEG standard (created in 1992) with a ..
EarthOnDrive/WavGen delivers its software to Trimaran for the ASO international Tour de France 2006 visualizations. EarthOnDrive/WavGen couples efforts with the Institute Geographique National (IGN) and re-invents its original ties with the 52 photogrammetry departments of France to offer stunning high resolution mapping services to 72 international television stations.
The Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO) is part of the French media group, EPA (Editions Philippe Amaury). It organises sporting events including the Tour de France, Vuelta a Espana and Paris–Nice professional cycle road races, ..
The National Geographic Channels and their affiliates now bring amazing geospatial planetary coverages in true HDTV (1080p) using the EarthOnDrive/WavGen 3D pipeline technology. With the ability to leverage our reseller channels for high resolution geodata (including Digital Globe and Space Imaging, as well as the USGS), EarthOnDrive/WavGen has installed its second high definition television pipeline with the National Geographic Channels..
National Geographic Channel (also commercially abbreviated and trademarked as Nat Geo) is an American digital cable and satellite television channel that..
EarthOnDrive/WavGen Icnorporated delivers software to four firms resposnible for the 3D animation content for the Discovery Channel USA, as well as the National Geographic Channel USA. Now all geospatial content for this well known documentary and science channel is processed and animated using the software known as Terrashader-Terramapper Pro in High Definition TV (HDTV 2K and 4K).
Discovery Channel (formerly The Discovery Channel from 1985 to 1995, and often referred to as simply Discovery) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel which is also delivered via IPTV, terre..
EarthOnDrive/WavGen ties into TurboSquid for the resale of its Terrashader-Terramapper Pro version 1.7 software supporting Maya, Studio Max, Lightwave, and Softimage XSI. Mentalray, FinalRender, Vray, BraZIL, AND AutoDesk VIZ is supported as well.
TurboSquid is a digital media company that sells stock 3D models used in 3D graphics to a variety of industries, including computer games, architecture, and interactive training. The company, headquartered in New Orleans, Louisiana in the United States, is most known for brokering the sale of 3D models in return for a percentage of the sales. As o..
EarthOnDrive/WavGen delivers its content to end-users by allowing its 5 year repository of animations to be released through Artbeats in Myrtle Creek, Oregon. All animations are released as 2K and 4k high definition animations.
Artbeats offers a unique variety of royalty-free stock footage, at a quality that you wont find anywhere else. Our library encompasses an extensive array of NTSC, PAL, Hi-Definition, and RED Hi-Res clips. Our footage is royalty-free with unlimited use and licensed for broadcast worldwide, in perpetuity.
Artbeats now offers an additional resource for finding the st..