Release of OME Files C++ 0.4.0

The OME team is pleased to announce the release of OME Files C++ 0.4.0

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OME Files is a reference implementation of the OME Data Model and OME-TIFF file format for the storage and interchange of biological imaging data and metadata. It provides support for:

The major changes in this release are the addition of tiling support to the writer interface and the OME-TIFF writer, and the addition of examples for use of the metadata and model API for adding extended metadata, including annotations.


The software release is available at archived downloads. This page includes links to the individual repositories and source releases, as well as the documentation and binary builds of the collection for several common platforms, including Windows, Linux and MacOS X.

Upgrading from 0.3.x

Changes since OME Files C++ 0.3.2

OME Common

OME Model

OME Files

OME QtWidgets

Super-Build 0.4.0

Future changes

Upcoming improvements include:

All components


OME Files


Note that this is a work in progress and subject to change.


See the errata for this release.


For any problems or comments, please use the OME forums or mailing lists.

July 4, 2017

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