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IIPImage now an official Fedora Package

IIPImage is now an official stable Fedora package and is included out of the box with the new release of Fedora 19! The package is based on a recent build of the development version of iipsrv available from the Github repository.

The packages are also included in Fedora-based enterprise distributions such as CentOS and Red Hat Enterprise Linux via the EPEL repository.

To install, simply use the default yum package manager:... read more

Posted by Ruven 2013-07-17

IIPImage now officially distributed as part of Ubuntu 12.10

IIPImage is now an official Ubuntu and Debian package! Version 0.9.9 of the IIPImage server is now distributed as part of the Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal release. It is also included in Debian’s Sid unstable branch, and testing branch from where it should migrate to become part of the forth-coming Debian 7 Wheezy release.

So, installing IIPImage is now extremely easy. To do so on Ubuntu 12.10, simply install iipimage-server via the graphical package manager or via the command line:... read more

Posted by Ruven 2012-10-22

iipsrv now on Github

The latest development code for iipsrv, the IIPImage server is now hosted on Github. This should make things far easier for developers to share code and to submit patches. You can check out the repository here https://github.com/ruven/iipsrv

The latest code has a host of new features including:

  • Exact export resizing for both TIFF and JPEG2000
  • Improved interpolation algorithms for CVT export
  • Extended support for 1, 8, 16 and 32 bit images
  • Gamma support
  • Improved metadata handling
  • Performance improvements
  • Improved Windows compatibility
  • Bug fixes!
Posted by Ruven 2012-10-17

IIPAnalyze 0.2 Released

New release of IIPAnalyze, a tool for analyzing IIP protocol tile requests for use with the IIPImage server. This version adds the ability to filter by user agent as well as generate histograms showing how user activity varies over time from the user's first connection.

For more details see http://iipimage.sourceforge.net/2012/07/iipimage-analytics-iipanalyze-0-2-released/

Posted by Ruven 2012-07-31

Mac OS X build now available

A binary distribution is now available for Mac OS X users! The binary has been statically compiled with libtiff4 (including BigTIFF support), libjpeg8 and libmemcached to enable users to have IIPImage up and running instantly without the need to install any extra dependencies. The LLVM compiler distributed as part of Xcode was used to generate an optimized 64bit binary. It’s been built and tested on Snow Leopard, but should work with Lion and older 64bit Intel versions versions. A binary with JPEG2000 support is also available.... read more

Posted by Ruven 2012-07-03

IIPImage: Initial 0.1 Release of IIPAnalyze

This is the initial release of IIPAnalyze, a tool for analyzing IIP protocol tile requests for use with the IIPImage server. It can tell you which are the most-viewed regions of a particular image and display histograms showing tile usage, globally or per resolution level. It can also output hotspot image maps showing which regions of a particular image are most-viewed for any given resolution.

For more details see the documentation page: http://iipimage.sourceforge.net/documentation/analytics/ and the release blog post: http://iipimage.sourceforge.net/2012/06/iipimage-analytics/

Posted by Ruven 2012-06-12

IIPImage on IIS7

It is now finally possible to install IIPImage on IIS7 and IIS7.5! See this illustrated tutorial on installing the IIPImage server on Microsoft Server IIS7: http://iipimage.sourceforge.net/2011/08/installing-iipimage-on-iis7/

Posted by Ruven 2011-08-02

IIPImage: Release of Server Version 0.9.9

IIPImage is an advanced high-performance feature-rich imaging server system for Web-based streamed viewing and zooming of ultra high-resolution images.

Version 0.9.9 includes performance enhancements, bugfixes, and several major new features including support for JPEG2000 images and caching via Memcached and for dynamic watermarking.

For further details see: http://iipimage.sourceforge.net/2011/04/iipimage-0-9-9-server-release/

Posted by Ruven 2011-04-19

IIPImage: Release of version 0.2 of IIPZoom

IIPImage is an internet imaging server and client system for efficiently streaming, navigating and zooming within extremely high resolution images.

IIPZoom is a fast lightweight flash client for IIPImage featuring smooth, fluid panning and zooming. A new release is available featuring major bug fixes and new features. Please see Please see http://iipimage.sourceforge.net/2010/04/iipzoom-0-2-release/ for more details.... read more

Posted by Ruven 2010-04-27

IIPImage: Initial 0.1 Release of IIPZoom

IIPImage is an internet imaging server and client system for efficiently streaming, navigating and zooming within extremely high resolution images.

IIPZoom is a fast lightweight flash client for IIPImage featuring smooth, fluid panning and zooming. This is the initial 0.1 release. Please see http://iipimage.sourceforge.net/2010/02/introducing-iipzoom-the-new-iipimage-flash-viewer/ for more details.

Posted by Ruven 2010-02-26

IIPImage: Windows binary for iipsrv 0.9.8

IIPImage is an internet imaging server and client system for efficiently streaming, navigating and zooming within extremely high resolution images.

This is a binary release of the server for Windows 2000/XP for both Apache and IIS. The archive contains both the IIPImage server binary and all the required dll's. See http://iipimage.sourceforge.net for more details.

Posted by Ruven 2010-02-03

IIPImage: JPEG2000 Support

IIPImage is an internet imaging server and client system for efficiently streaming, navigating and zooming within extremely high resolution images.

JPEG2000 support is now available in the svn development repository. See http://iipimage.sourceforge.net/2010/01/jpeg2000-support/ for further details.

Posted by Ruven 2010-01-14

IIPImage: Release of server version 0.9.8

IIPImage is an internet imaging server and client system for efficiently streaming, navigating and zooming within extremely high resolution images.

This release contains some important security fixes and enhancements, improvements in performance, and several new features. Notably, image export via the CVT command to arbitrary pixel sizes and support for both the Zoomify and DeepZoom protocols, allowing IIPImage to be used with several 3rd party clients. In addition, there is image timestamping, improved HTTP header support, and numerous bugfixes.... read more

Posted by Ruven 2009-12-03

IIPImage: Version 1.1 of IIPMooViewer Released

IIPImage is an imaging client-server system for efficiently streaming, navigating and zooming within extremely high resolution images of
unlimited size.

IIPMooViewer is an Ajax Javascript client for the system that is compatible with all modern web browsers. This is a major new release including a host of new features such as navigation buttons, a draggable navigation window, a tile loading progress bar and the ability to overlay and blend images.... read more

Posted by Ruven 2008-09-09

IIPImage: Initial Release of Prototype port of Ajax Viewer

IIPImage is an imaging client-server system for efficiently viewing ultra high resolution (up to gigapixel size) images across the internet. This is the initial release of a port of the Ajax viewer to Prototype/Scriptaculous.

Posted by Ruven 2008-08-10

IIPImage: Initial Release of Hi Resolution Flash Viewer

IIPImage is an imaging client-server system for efficiently viewing ultra high resolution (up to gigapixel size) images across the internet. This is the initial release of fliipish, a Flash client for the system.

Posted by Ruven 2008-08-08

IIPImage: Windows release of server version 0.9.7

IIPImage is an imaging client-server system for efficiently viewing ultra high resolution images across the internet.

This is a Windows binary build of the 0.9.7 server module for FCGI-compatible Web servers, such as Apache 2.0 (not compatible with Apache 2.2), IIS 6.x, MyServer and Lighttpd.

Posted by Ruven 2007-08-06

IIPImage: Initial Release of Hi Resolution Ajax Image Viewer

IIPImage is an imaging client-server system for efficiently viewing extremely high resolution (up to gigapixel size) images across the internet. This is the initial release of a powerful Ajax-enabled javascript client compatible with Firefox/Mozilla/Netscape (and other gecko-based browsers), Internet Explorer 6 & 7 and Safari.

Posted by Ruven 2007-05-31

IIPImage: 0.9.7 Server Release

IIPImage is an imaging client-server system for efficiently viewing extremely high resolution images across the internet. Server version 0.9.7 has been released which includes a new hillshading function for image relief maps, plus major stability and performance enhancements to the tile cache.

Posted by Ruven 2006-12-13

IIPImage: Windows Installer for Version 0.9.6_01 of Server

A bug-fix release that solve the problem of contrast control in windows machines

Posted by Denis Pitzalis 2006-08-24

IIPImage: Windows Installer for Version 0.9.6 of Server

IIPImage is an imaging client-server system for efficiently viewing extremely high resolution images across the internet.

This is a Windows binary build of the 0.9.6 server module with automatic setup and installation for Apache 2.0 (not compatible with Apache 2.2).

Posted by Ruven 2006-08-07

IIPimage: New Server Release

IIPImage is an imaging client-server system for efficiently viewing extremely high resolution images across the internet. Server version 0.9.6 has been released which includes support for 16 bit images, a server tile cache and contrast control. It now also works on Mac OS X and Solaris.

Posted by Ruven 2006-03-07

IIPimage: Windows installer for server version 0.9.5

IIPImage is an imaging client-server system for efficiently viewing extremely high resolution images across the internet.

This is the much requested Windows binary build of the 0.9.5 server module with automatic setup and installation for Apache, MyServer and others.

Posted by Ruven 2005-10-18

IIPimage: New JIIPView release - 2.05

A new high performance cache and a new user-friendly simplified interface are added to this minor release.

Posted by Denis Pitzalis 2005-03-30

IIPimage amongst winners in Italian programming tournament

Graduation thesis on IIPimage finished in 4th place in the year-long Italian opensource contest. See http://www.opensourcecontest.it and http://software.newsforge.com/article.pl?sid=05/02/17/1655235&tid=132&tid=26
for more details.

Posted by Denis Pitzalis 2005-03-11