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RapidCompact 1.6 Released

March 19, 2019

We have just released RapidCompact v1.6, coming with several notable improvements - as a highlight, we present our brand-new USDZ exporter!

DGG CEO Max Limper wins Fraunhofer’s Hugo Geiger Prize 2018

February 28, 2019

We are happy to announce that our CEO Max Limper has just been awarded with the first prize at the Hugo Geiger Prize 2018! This most prestigious award for outstanding PhD theses at the Fraunhofer society has just been given to Max in recognition of his thesis entitled “Automatic Optimization of 3D Mesh Data for […]

RapidCompact 1.5 Released

February 19, 2019

We present RapidCompact 1.5, coming with several notable improvements. For mesh simplification, we have added an optional mode that guarantees the preservation of the input topology, triangle flip prevention and other quality improvements. In the texturing pipeline, we significantly reduced the number of output charts. Apart from this, PLY loading and OBJ writing in the […]

DGG Becomes Associate Member of the Khronos Group

January 28, 2019

We are proud and happy to announce that the Khronos® Group has just welcomed DGG as a new Associate Member. As a spinoff of the Fraunhofer Society, DGG embraces innovation as well as standardization efforts, which has made us a strong supporter of Khronos’ glTF™ format, from our very beginning. We also hope to be […]

RapidCompact 1.4 Released

December 20, 2018

We are proud and happy to announce the first official release of RapidCompact. RapidCompact is our improved and rebranded version of the Fraunhofer software InstantUV, and we have decided to keep a continuity in the version numbers to preserve, to the possible extent, backwards compatibility of the solution within existing users’ ecosystems. Compared to InstantUV […]

New DGG Logo

November 30, 2018

We are happy about our new logo, which has been professionally designed by La Mina GmbH, Darmstadt. It emphasizes the three letters of our name – DGG – and allows to combine them well with a tagline that summarizes our main mission: Making 3D accessible. In addition, a polygon look (to be precise: a triangle […]

DGG wins two prizes at TU Darmstadt’s Startup & Innovation Day 2018

November 13, 2018

Our team from DGG just won two prizes at the Darmstadt Startup & Innovation Day 2018, showing our RapidCompact 3D data optimization solution. We are very happy about the audience award for the “Best One-Minute-Pitch”, which was determined during a live voting in the amazing Darmstadtium convention, by almost a thousand visitors. DGG also made […]

Follow us on Twitter!

October 24, 2018

With our freshly created twitter account, we share announcements and insights into everything DGG. If you’re interested, simply follow our twitter account @DGG_3D!  

Switching Data Centers this Weekend – Possible Server Downtimes

October 19, 2018

As part of the setup of our new web presence, we will be switching data centers during the coming weekend, starting from Friday October 19, 3pm CET. During this process, our e-mail services and webpagemay become temporarily unavailable. We apologize for any inconvenience.

New Homepage Online

October 13, 2018

While we are still migrating and adding content, this is the first version of our new homepage. Enjoy your stay! 🙂