Gale Force Software Corporation Applying the Power of Experience
 
 
 
 

Gale Force® Services

Gale Force Software Corporation provides value to our clients in the following ways:

  • Gale Force® design applies the power of years of software product engineering experience to help accelerate time-to-market for new products or to help engineer new features or cost-reductions into existing products
  • Gale Force® development takes on outsourced software and firmware tasks, which enables the client’s internal engineering staff to focus on their core, strategic technologies
  • Gale Force® project management works hand-in-hand with our software engineering team to provide a way for the client to use outsourcing as a reliable way to respond to peak periods of demand
  • Gale Force® innovation applies the power of our experience by bringing new software engineering technologies and methodologies to the development effort
Quality Consulting Services

Gale Force® consulting specializes in the design and development of software for our client’s products on an engineering services basis. Our experience in developing production-quality product software and enterprise-wide software architectures pays off in helping our clients speed their time-to-market for both PC-based and embedded products.  Gale Force experience includes software development for a range of medical devices that have passed FDA review and that are in the marketplace.

Gale Force experience includes a breadth of technologies and methodologies in both embedded and high-level software development.  This hands-on experience in developing software for products that have been introduced into the marketplace is key in ensuring our clients that our skills will be an excellent match for their quality and productivity goals.  The following is an overview of our technical capabilities and experience:

Process

  • ISO 13485:2003
  • FDA QSR 820
  • ANSI/AAMI SW68:2001

Medical Industry Standards

  • HIPAA
  • 21 CFR Part 11
  • FDA Quality System Regulation, 21 CFR Part 820
  • Section 510(k) of the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (submission support)

Windows

  • Full range of Microsoft Windows (XP, .NET)
  • C#, Visual C++, Visual Basic, Java, HTML, XML, Internet/Web Tools
  • COM, various APIs, Driver Development, DLLs, various standard and proprietary communication protocols

Mac

  • OS X (Leopard)
  • Cocoa/Cocoa Touch
  • Objective-C, Xcode 3.x

Embedded/Real-Time

  • C/C++, cLinux, running on custom or commercial embedded CPUs
  • Full range of Real-time Operating Systems (including VxWorks, pSOS, Linux, and custom kernels)

Unix

  • Linux, Solaris, System V, BSD 4.4
  • gcc, g++, Perl, automake, sh/ksh/bash/csh, cvs, subversion

Handhelds, PDAs

  • PalmOS
  • Windows Mobile
  • Linux
  • Custom PDA and Handheld Applications
  • iPhone/iPod Touch

Development Tools

  • Microsoft Visual Studio and .NET, as well as other compilers, linkers, and debuggers
  • Apple Xcode 3
  • Unified Modeling Language (UML) Object Oriented Modeling
  • Configuration Management, including Source Safe, PVCS, MKS, Clearcase
  • Full test development and support tools
  • Emulators, Protocol Analyzers