Scalado to deliver optimum imaging solution for Intel®

Press Release   •   Feb 16, 2009 03:00 EST

Scalado, the leader in mobile imaging software solutions, has today announced that its image browsing SpeedView technology has been optimised for Moblin and Intel® Atom™ processor based products, such as Mobile Internet Devices (MID), netbooks and nettops. By working closely with Intel, Scalado has carefully tailored its powerful imaging technology and also optimized its CAPS SDK and related modules in order to provide customers with an outstanding range of image browsing, zooming, panning, and handling capabilities. The Moblin platform makes it possible for the Scalado SpeedView technology to take full advantage of the Intel Atom processor platform to deliver a rich media experience to consumers.

The technology will be exhibited for the first time on Intel’s booth at the Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona 16-19 February 2009.

This latest partnership adds to Scalado’s growing presence in the mobile imaging market.  SpeedView and other Scalado imaging technologies are already being used on over 300 million mobile devices from the top six tier1 handset manufacturers.

”We are delighted to have the opportunity of showcasing our technologies on Intel’s booth during the Mobile World Congress,” said Fadi Abbas, Co-Founder and VP Business Development and Partnerships at Scalado. "We are confident that Intel’s customers will see that our work in this area represents a real breakthrough in mobile imaging on the Intel Atom processor platform running Moblin, and also a big step forward in terms of enhancing user experience. We already are in discussions with some of these customers, and indeed with Intel directly.”

“The Moblin ecosystem is growing at a phenomenal pace,” said Ram Peddibhotla, open source business director, Intel Software and Services Group. “A solution like Scalado’s SpeedView is a great example of how Moblin and Intel® Atom™ processor based devices deliver a full mobile internet experience.”

This new development using Scalado’s SpeedView with the Intel® Atom™ processor platform based on Moblin will be demonstrated by Scalado staff at the Intel Booth (The Fira Hall 8, Booth#:  8B109) during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

Founded in 2000, Scalado™ is a world leader in the mobile imaging industry, thanks to a long history of developing innovative platform-independent imaging solutions. Based on Scalado’s unique Random Access JPEG and more than 50 patent and patent pending technologies, these innovations are currently being used by the world's leading global telecom and platform players in over 900 million devices to date, a figure that is rapidly growing towards 1 billion devices.

Scalado™ is headquartered in Lund, Sweden, and has regional commercial and development facilities in USA, Korea, China (mainland), Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore and Japan. For any inquiries, please visit