Global Graphics Software
Smart software components for Print OEMs and ISVs

Core SDKs

For software developers who create powerful print software, our cross-platform Core Software Development Kits (SDKs) are the place to start. Each SDK comes with over 30 years of print industry experience and a reputation for unrivaled speed and quality. Together with our SDKs you get access to our Technical Services team whose only job is to get you to market in record time.

Mako Core

Rapidly develop upstream tools for viewing and manipulating of PDF, PCL, PostScript and other page description languages. Mako Core is ideal for the creation of powerful prepress workflows, managed print service solutions and much more.

Harlequin Core

Harlequin Core is a Raster Image Processor (RIP). It converts text and image data from many file formats including PDF, TIFF™ or JPEG, into one compatible with your printing device. Harlequin Core is the fastest RIP engine available, powering the next generation of digital printers. Harlequin Core is also available as an SDK, if you wish to build your own solution.

ScreenPro Core

ScreenPro Core is a halftone screening engine. It uses patterns of discrete ink drops and the media to trick your eye into seeing rich colors and tones. ScreenPro Core is the fastest independent screening engine, allowing you to run at full-rated print speed whilst enhancing quality (including PrintFlat™). ScreenPro Core can be added to any existing workflow and RIP.