PDFlib TET (Text Extraction Toolkit) is software for reliably extracting text information from any PDF file. It is available as a component or as a command-line tool. It makes available text contents of PDFs as Unicode strings or structured XML, plus detailed glyph and font information. With PDFlib TET you can retrieve the corresponding Unicode values for text in a PDF document, as well as its position on the page.
Munich-based PDFlib GmbH, founded in 2000, develops and sells leading edge components for server-centric generation and processing of PDF documents. PDFlib customers use the software for automated and high volume generation and processing of PDF documents in business and prepress workflows or for online billing systems. PDFlib GmbH sells worldwide with main markets in North America, Germany and Japan.
Published in Development Tool News & Software Component News, March 12, 2012