Industrial | Automation | PLC Application Systems

Software Engineering, Design, Development and IV&V Testing

General Digital: Engineering What’s Next for Industrial Applications

We design, program, verify, and integrate real-time software for automation systems—robotics, welding systems, pharmaceutical packaging, machining, and more.

Photo of industrial settingFor automation that delivers consistent, accurate and precise results.

When it comes to custom software, embedded controls, machine interface, and automation, we are the industry’s trusted partner in safety, reliability, and performance.

Our software development experts provide you with the expertise and support you need—in our facility or yours.

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General Digital: ISO 9001:2015 QMS Certified

For almost 50 years, General Digital Software Engineering Services has maintained a reputation for meeting our customers’ demands with accurate, on time, and cost-efficient software service and support.

Save valuable engineering time, and focus Increase development and testing efficiency Get reliable, trusted, third-party objectivity Improve outcomes—and your bottom line


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Industrial Automation: Software Development

Whether you need a sophisticated device interface, custom display controllers, manufacturing automation or more, our software development team offers a full suite of support for every stage of implementation, including embedded firmware development and software development in many technologies.

  • C/C++, C#, Assembly
  • Ada, LabVIEW, Perl, Python
  • SGL, Ruby, Qt
  • Freescale/NXP, ARM, Renesas
  • WCF, WPF
  • Xamarin, Mono, XAML
  • Proprietary RTOS, Embedded Linux
  • Android, IOS
  • TCP-based protocols, CAN, Bluetooth
  • Many more

With the addition of our verification services, you benefit from a complete lifecycle solution. Call 800-952-2535 now or e-mail us to discuss your project with our team.

Independent Verfication and Validation Services (IV&V)

Our Independent Verification and Validation goes beyond quality assurance.

Since 1998, our engineers have been iterating and augmenting our proprietary suite of IV&V tools, GenIViVe™, to be one of the most robust, comprehensive and efficient unit testing tools available. We have maintained a 0.1% escape rate for over a decade—can your current IV&V team say that?

Industrial IV&V Standards

  • IEC 61508
  • IEC 61131

Industrial IV&V: Our Proven Process

Photo of turbogeneratorOur experienced, US-based IV&V team offers complete project coordination for every assignment.

  • Requirements Development
  • Architecture Layout
  • Hardware Design, Consulting and Prototyping
  • Independent System Level Testing (IV&V)
  • Documentation with Traceability and Objective Evidence
  • Ongoing Development and Regression Testing

Additional IV&V Services

  • Implement test requirements
  • Provide a reliable method to outsource
  • Develop custom test requirements based on your software criticality level
  • Make test tool and simulator recommendations

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Contact Info

60 Prestige Park Road
East Hartford, CT 06108
United States of America

860.282.2900 (Local & International)
800.952.2535 (Toll-Free U.S./Canada)

AS9100D & ISO 9001:2015 QMS Certified
AS9100D & ISO 9001:2015 QMS Mark
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