Experts in Software Design, Prototyping, and User ResearchProblem Solved.

In Brief

Designer Software is a consulting firm and contract agency providing interaction design, software prototyping, user research, and associated project management for multi-platform applications.

The company’s principals and network of associates offer decades of experience in the design, development, and patenting of software for mobile, Cloud-connected, desktop, and embedded platforms.

Designer Software now offers these expert skills in a comprehensive concept validation service, ValidConceptSM, to help product managers prove the business case for new products and to help start-ups progress from seed funding to market success.

Services

Bespoke client services tailored to your needs and to your organization. Click on each section below to learn more.


Alignment of products and services to ensure a great customer experience at every touchpoint.

Adaptation and coaching of an Agile design process for organizations in digital transformation.

Cultivation of UI standards and design systems across platforms to scale up design for efficiency and consistency.


User-First design of human-computer interfaces to ensure every product provides value while delivering a great user experience.

Conformance to in-house style guides and industry-standard behavior and accessibility for mobile and cross-platform apps.


Application of formal and “discount” methods to get feedback from the people who matter most — end users — including task analysis, participatory design, persona development, and quick usability studies.

Pragmatic strategy and implementation of behavioral analytics and in-context feedback channels to guide feature evolution.


Software prototyping — using InVision, Figma, Raspberry Pi, or even a paper mock-up — to get a version of the product in front of users immediately.

Implementation of commercial or in-house applications for Android, iOS, Windows, and other platforms; specializing in embedded and IoT systems.

Team management including staffing, task scheduling, and design/code reviews; local coordination for offshore teams.


Evaluations of Mobile/Web apps and sites based on usability heuristics, style guides, and practical knowledge.

Assessment of new technologies for potential business value, patent development, or litigation defense — particularly in the field of user interface systems.

Recommendations for the entire product lifecycle to improve usability, quality, and efficiency.

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