Press Release: ICS and Toradex Announce Collaboration
ICS to Provide Support and Consulting for Qt Applications on Toradex Platforms, Providing Powerful Options for Embedded Developers
Nürnberg, Germany, February 26, 2014 — ICS is pleased to announce a partnership with Toradex to provide support and consulting services for developing Qt applications on the Toradex Colibri and Apalis platforms. This collaboration brings new opportunities to embedded developers, combining the power of the Toradex platforms with the flexibility of Qt UI framework.
To get developers started with Qt on the Toradex Colibri T30, ICS has provided step-by-step instructions to build the latest Qt version 5.2.0 on the Toradex T30 hardware platform.
In addition, ICS has successfully ported its Qt based ViewPoint Kiosk™ platform to the Toradex T30 platform. ViewPoint is an interactive digital signage solution providing high-performance graphics that is revolutionizing the way companies provide a continuous brand experience. ViewPoint is the first of its kind to become available on the NVidia® Tegra™ based platform.
“ICS is pleased to provide support and services for Toradex’ platforms,” said Peter Winston, CEO of ICS. “As a leader in Embedded ARM® technology, Toradex is already used in large number of applications across diverse industries and markets and we are proud to now offer ICS’s Qt software development services to further enhance deployments. As the largest provider of Qt services in North America and with a growing presence in Europe, ICS has extensive experience developing Qt applications on embedded devices across a diverse range of industries, including medical devices, automotive IVI, agriculture, entertainment, robotics, aerospace and defense. This collaboration extends our services to embedded developers using the powerful and scalable Toradex Colibri and Apalis platforms”.
Toradex specializes in embedded computing technology, offering a broad range of highly miniaturized yet powerful pin-compatible embedded computer modules based on ARM processors complemented by extensive support directly from the engineers. Founded in 2003 and headquartered in Horw, Switzerland, the company’s network stretches across the globe with additional offices in the USA, China, India, Brazil, Japan and Vietnam. For more information, visit http://www.toradex.com
ICS provides custom software development and UX design for touchscreen, embedded, mobile and desktop applications. As a Qt-certified consulting and training partner, ICS is the largest source of independent expertise on Qt in North America. The ICS professional services team has solved a wide range of Qt and QML development challenges and helped clients deliver applications with compelling user-interfaces. To view samples of recent projects, please visit us at www.ics.com/portfolio. With headquarters in Bedford, MA, ICS also has offices in Sunnyvale, CA, Ottawa, ON, and most recently, Odense Denmark.