Embedded Software & Firmware Development

Gradient specializes in developing custom embedded applications, encompassing firmwares, Board Support Packages (BSPs), drivers, and middleware. Our expertise extends to various sectors, including consumer electronics, industrial and medical devices, human-machine interfaces (HMIs), and more.

What You Get

Build from scratch or Port from existing

We can custom design and build or test your embedded operating systems, device drivers, and optimized board setup. Our services include testing toolchains, QA testing, advanced data analysis, and diagnosing and debugging your hardware prototype. Once a working model is confirmed, we will design and develop your software and source reliable manufacturing.

Bare Metal, RTOS or Embedded Linux

Your custom-tailored embedded operating system ensures that your hardware communicates with your software of choice. We can design and develop your firmware as a clean Bare Metal solution or using an OS such as FreeRTOS, QNX, Linux or Android or the operating system of your choice.

Embedded Apps

Gradient Technologies is a full-service provider. We custom design embedded apps that get your hardware up and running at lightning speed. Our services include testing your electronics system, programming it for multiple functions, ensuring integration and communication with your choice of peripherals, devices, and technologies.

IoT Apps

Your IoT software options are endless. From motion sensors to biometric monitors, safety sensors, automated alerts, and more. The data gathered is stored in the cloud in real-time or dedicated intervals. Data analytics is built-in to help you gather advanced insights across a variety of traditional and advanced insights and KPIs.

Reduced Cost & Lowest Power consumption

We assist you in selecting the optimal hardware components and bill of materials, ensuring your product is cost-effective. Our seasoned, world-class engineers specialize in fine-tuning both hardware and firmware to achieve the lowest power consumption, delivering efficient and sustainable solutions for your project.

Customized Board Bring Up + Debugging

We can custom design and build or test your embedded operating systems, device drivers, and optimized board setup. Our services include testing toolchains, QA testing, advanced data analysis, and diagnosing and debugging your hardware prototype. Once a working model is confirmed, we will design and develop your software and source reliable manufacturing.

Few Areas of our Embedded Software

Automotive, Human-Machine Interfaces and Location Tracking

By integrating hardware and embedded resources with smart UX/UI design, Gradient delivers innovative HMI software solutions. From visualizing complex data in customized web apps to cloud-based HMI software with multilingual and advanced networking capabilities.
Our team of expert engineers has successfully designed, developed, and deployed robust systems for prominent industries, including automotive, telematics, asset tracking, and driver safety. With a proven track record, we have delivered innovative solutions for some of the largest automotive companies, ensuring excellence in performance, reliability, and safety across diverse applications.

Video Surveillance, AI, Dashcam, Streaming , Object Recognition and WebRTC Development

Gradient provides comprehensive solutions for your video-related product ideas, encompassing a wide spectrum of capabilities. From cutting-edge AI and object recognition to seamless streaming, efficient storage solutions, and the power of machine learning, we turn your concepts into reality, ensuring your video-based projects are not only innovative but also technologically advanced.

Harnessing the power of ARM and NVIDIA cores, we have the capability to train your product, enabling it to leverage advanced video processing algorithms and AI. This approach propels your solution to the forefront of the market, ensuring it stands as a cutting-edge and technologically advanced offering.

Our solutions are scalable and digital rights management (DRM) is built-in to prevent unauthorized access and distribution of your proprietary content.

Embedded Security

Your embedded software system will have security built-in. From cryptography and trust zone technologies to hardware and firmware validation/verification, and security tokens. This protects your device tokens, cloud gateways, device management systems, integrated communications, and more.

Networking Solutions

Our expertise extends to seamlessly integrating secure devices with network connectivity. We specialize in interfacing a variety of communication protocols, including Ethernet, WiFi, LoRa, LPWAN, Bluetooth, Zigbee, and more. Whether you require robust wired connections or wireless solutions, our team is well-versed in creating secure and efficient connections to meet the connectivity needs of your project.

Tech Stack

Our know-how

How May We Help You?

Bare metal and RTOS

We leverage bare metal architecture to optimize low power consumption and achieve high response times for sensors and signals. This approach ensures an efficient and rapid processing environment, meeting the specific demands of your application with precision.
The implementation of a Real-Time Operating System (RTOS) plays a pivotal role in fostering modular design and concurrent processing for both sensors and cloud connectivity. This not only facilitates seamless collaboration among multiple development teams but also allows for the independent development of components that collectively contribute to the creation of a robust and comprehensive firmware solution for your specific needs.
For budget optimization, we offer a thorough consultation service aimed at guiding you in the selection of the most suitable platform and architecture for your embedded firmware. Our expert advice ensures that your investment aligns seamlessly with your project requirements, maximizing efficiency and cost-effectiveness.

Embedded Linux Development

Your embedded software solution can be utilized for industrial robotics, automotive diagnostics, motion camera mobile apps, and countless gadgets, tools, equipment, and machines.
Gradient engineers are tenured software developers who specialize in Linux, C/C++, and device engineering. This includes building fully customized device drivers, periphery integrations, Linux distros, Linux kernels, and more.
Your embedded and integrated solution can be built in Buildroot, Yocto, Ubuntu, Debian, OpenWRT, Linux Mint, and more.

Android Kernel Experts

Our expertise includes Android , embedded Linux, Raspberry PI and QNX. Our engineers are Android Kernel experts who can design and develop fully customized device support and kiosk mode solutions. Our expertise includes Android TV deliverables for devices including Samsung, Philips, and Sony Smart TV-powered platforms.
We offer the flexibility to build your embedded and integrated solution using a range of platforms, including Buildroot, Yocto, Ubuntu, Debian, OpenWRT, Linux Mint, and more. Our specialization lies in the development of drivers and middleware tailored for any hardware platform, ensuring seamless compatibility and optimal performance for your specific needs.

Embedded and Integrated Linux for IoT

Gradient team has delivered embedded and integrated Linux-powered solutions for personal, home, industrial and medical idustries, including:

Development Capabilities

We offer the following development capabilities:

Firmware and Embedded Software

  • Bare Metal
  • RTOS
  • Linux Embedded
  • Android
  • iOS
  • Embedded C
  • C++
  • VHDL
  • Verilog
  • Python
  • QT
  • C/C++,Python
  • BSP/HAL Layer
  • Middleware
    and Custom
    Device Drivers
  • DSP algorithms
  • FPGA
  • Bluetooth Apps
  • Human Machine
  • Servos
  • Actuators
  • Transducers
  • Secure
  • IoT
  • Certifications &
    RF Testing
  • Consumer
  • Industrial
  • Telcom
  • Video
  • Medical 

Hardware Design

  • Component Research
  • Electronic Circuit Design
  • Schematic
  • PCB Layout
  • PI & SI Simulation
  • PCB Simulations
  • Sourcing
  • Working with Mechanical Teams
  • FPGA Design
  • RF
  • DSP
  • Microcontroller
  • RISC-V
  • Electronic System Design
  • Certifications

PCB Assembly & Board Bring up Services

  • In House Same Day PCB Assembly
  • Reflow Soldering Services
  • Experienced Technicians for Board Repair & Circuit Modifications
  • Small & Medium Quantity Assembly
  • Board Bring-up
  • Testing
  • Firmware Development for Testing and QA

IoT Solutions

  • Patented solution for Secure IOT Backend Communication Systems
  • Back-end Infrastructure for IoT Cloud
  • Custom Sensor SOCs
  • Wearable Gadgets
  • IoT Sensors
  • Low Power & Long battery life devices
  • Low power Wireless
  • AI Image recognition
  • Mobile Apps
  • Industrial IoT Systems
  • Data Warehousing and Analytics
  • Field Firmware Upgrade Solutions (FOTA)
  • Field Device Monitoring and IOT Portals

RF Technology/Wireless

  • Antenna Design
  • 3 meter fully anechoic antenna chamber for all types of Antenna and Wireless Testing
  • Cellular, LTE, 4G, 5G, mm-Wave, ISM
  • GPS / RTK
  • RFID/NFC /Bluetooth, WLAN/ Wi-Fi, Zigbee, Z-wave, 433mhz, 915mhz
  • Wireless Charging
  • Omni-directional, Directional, MIMO
  • TRP – TIS measurements
  • Passive Antenna Testing

Mechanical Engineering

  • 3D Designing
  • SolidWorks
  • Fusion 360
  • Creo
  • 3D Rendering Services
  • Industrial Designs
  • Plastic injection
  • Die casting
  • 2K Injection
  • Soft-touch coating
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Waterproof, Weatherproof
    Thermal Analysis, Drop Testing and
    Manufacturing Management
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Prototyping
  • Custom Enclosure and
    Material Selection
  • 3D & Laser etching
  • CAD
  • CAE
  • High Quality 3D Printing

Algorithm Development

  • MatLab
  • GNU Octave
  • TensorFlow
  • Apache Spark
  • Tableau
  • Scilab
  • Mathematica

Mobile Solutions

  • Rapid Prototyping
  • iOS
  • Android
  • Windows
  • Enterprise Mobile Apps
  • Smart Devices
  • Tracking Devices
  • Multimedia Distribution
  • Community-Driven IoT apps
  • Mobile Messengers
  • VoIP Apps Development
  • Social Networks

Web App Development

  • Management Portals
  • IoT Cloud Integration
  • Payment Integrations
  • Intelligent Apps
  • Digital Asset Management Systems
  • AI/ML Apps Development

Cloud Solutions

  • AWS
  • Azure
  • Google Cloud
  • Cloud App Development
  • Cloud Infrastructure Optimization
  • Cloud Integration
  • Cloud Consulting
  • Cloud Deployment
  • Service Migration to Cloud