Custom Software DevelopmentExcite your customers, drive growth, and outperform your competition with unique, innovative, custom software solutions.
Since 2002, Gorilla Logic has partnered with hundreds of leading businesses in many different industries to build their business-critical software applications. Our experienced Agile developers work on complex, full-stack, mobile, web, and enterprise custom software development projects that drive growth and innovation. Along with top talent and same time zone collaboration, you get unparalleled expertise for your most strategic software builds.
- Your requirements and fast-moving timelines drive us, not the other way around.
- We swiftly build and scale teams to meet your needs, with nearshore access to top, high-quality English-fluent development talent, in your time zone.
- We adapt our software development services to your tools, platforms, and processes, or can recommend the best tech options for your needs.
- You’re in full control, so you can plan your product releases faster—and keep them off the back burner.
- You can engage a single development team or a complete Scaled Agile organization, and keep the team for a few months or a few years.
What is Custom Software Development?
In a tech-driven and customization-craving world, custom software development gives you the competitive advantage you need to delight your existing customers, attract new ones, scale your business, and outperform your competition. To put it simply, custom software development is just that…custom.
Unlike standard, one-size-fits-all approaches to software development, custom software is designed, developed, and deployed by teams of expert technology athletes united by one goal: to satisfy the unique business objectives of a specific project or organization. Custom software development leads to more targeted solutions, greater scalability, and increased reliability, in a much more cost-effective fashion than alternative software solutions.
Types of Custom Software Gorilla Logic Delivers
From back-end to front-end, from strategy, to QA to DevOps, we deliver full-stack, custom software development services that support your product requirements and deliver on your strategic business needs:
Mobile Software Development Services
When you need rock-solid, high-performance, high-volume mobile applications, you need a proven mobile developer you can trust to deliver. We have the custom mobile software development services to deliver. Android, iOS, iPad, tvOS, Roku— whatever you need, we’ve got you covered. Our Gorilla team uses the latest capabilities, like location-aware beaconing, gapless video playback, and more, and can program with the latest technologies like Swift, Kotlin, Objective-C, and Java. When you work with us, you can be confident that your mobile app will be scalable, functional, fully-tested, and ready to roll into the App Store. Learn more about the Mobile practice ›
- iOS, iPad OS, tvOS, watchOS, Swift, Objective-C, SwiftUI, CoreML, ARKit, iBeacon
- Android, Kotlin, Java, Jetpack, Gimbal, Google Home
- React Native, Flutter, Xamarin, Cordova, Ionic
- Appium, XCTest
- Airship, Firebase (Analytics, Distribution, Crashlytics, etc.), Adobe Analytics
- TestFlight, App Store Connect, Google Play Store
“I have worked with some great and incredibly technical people in my nine years at Gorilla Logic, but I think the ability to consistently communicate technical details across teams sets Gorilla Logic apart.”
Enterprise Web Software Development Services
Creating responsive, extensible web applications that work smart and hard, around the clock and around the globe, can be complex. Our custom web software development services feature the latest technologies like React, Angular, Vue.js, JAMStack, and GraphQL. From complete project-based work to complementing your existing team seamlessly with a handful of high-quality engineers, we provide the Gorilla power you need to get the job done. Learn more about the Web practice ›
- React/Redux, Angular/NgRx, Vue.js/Vuex, Backbone…
- Gatsby.js, Next.js, Nuxt.js, Eleventy…
- Node/Express, .Net/C#, Java/Spring, Python/Django, Ruby on Rails…
- ECMAScript 6-11, TypeScript…
- D3.js, HighCharts…
- Material UI, Ant Design, Bootstrap, Chakra UI, Tailwind…
- HTML5, CSS…
“There are few areas where technology changes more rapidly than on the web. It is nearly impossible to keep up with the explosion of new web technologies. Gorillas thrive on this challenge. During our hiring process, we are specifically looking for individuals with an insatiable desire to learn new things. This is why we are ready to help you keep pace with this ever-changing technological landscape.”
Back-end Software Development Services
Your business-critical software requires bulletproof, industrial-strength, back-end systems and services, or your app may fail to perform. We deliver robust, performant custom web software development services that power security, systems integration, data warehousing and analytics, and more. We have the brawn you need to build and maintain that heavy-duty back-end development you need. Learn more about the Back-end Development practice ›
- Java, Spring, Hibernate, Spring Boot, DropWizard, J2EE, Jersey, JPA…
- .Net/C#, MVC, .Net Core…
- SQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, SQL Server, Redshift…
- NoSQL, MongoDB, DynamoDB, Cassandra…
- Caching, Redis, Memcached…
- Commerce, Oracle Commerce (ATG), Shopify…
- Service/microservice architecture, Docker…
- Big Data, ETL, Oracle Exadata, SSIS, Elastic MapReduce, Hadoop…
“Back-end developers at Gorilla Logic are amazing! You can learn from them every day. Being surrounded by such high-level talent motivates us all to continue to lead and excel.”
Agile Software Development Services
Every talented team member at Gorilla Logic is an Agile native. Why choose an Agile software development services partner? Because when a development team is collaborating daily, delivering incrementally, testing constantly and improving perpetually, it delivers high quality software solutions faster. All of our developers use the Agile methodology to prioritize tasks and integrate changes in small sprints. This approach results in a viable software solution more quickly than traditional models. We focus on the full product lifecycle, from product roadmapping to user story mapping using Miro, making sure your team or program delivers value as early and often as possible. Learn more about the Agile practice ›
Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) values business and practitioner outcomes over ideology, theory, framework, practice, or method.
- Scrum, Kanban…
- Agile Transformation
- Scaled Agile, SAFe…
- Project and Program Management
- Product Lifecycle
- Product Management
- JIRA/Confluence, Rally, Pivotal Tracker, Miro…
- Slack, Zoom, Google Hangout, GoToMeeting, WebEx…
“Being Agile doesn’t just mean delivering software quickly, it means delivering the right software that provides immediate and ongoing value to our customers.”
Quality Assurance and Software Testing Services
Our passion for delivering quality products shows in everything we do in our custom software development services. Believe us when we say 5-star quality apps don’t just happen. Did we mention we’re an International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) partner? Through unit tests, mobile, web and API test automation, and security and performance testing, our quality assurance and software testing services make sure every detail is right when your app goes live, so you can be confident nothing will fall through the cracks. Learn more about the QA practice ›
The ISTQB® Partner Program recognizes organizations which demonstrate a commitment to software testing certifications.1
- Agile QA process
- Testing life cycle management
- Manual testing
- Web, Mobile and API test automation
- Selenium, Appium, REST Assured, Postman, JUnit, JMeter…
- Mobile testing lab with most Android and iOS devices
- Release Management
“Challenges come in all shapes and sizes and we still deliver quality products. That’s what makes our Gorillas the best at what they do.”
DevOps and Cloud Services
Adopting hybrid and multi-cloud strategies can be complex: selecting the right platform, architecting a multi-cloud solution, modernizing your IT operations for cloud. Whether you want to parse out a project to Gorilla Logic, gain on-call operational support, brainstorm operational architectures, or turn on and off DevOps help when you need it, we have the custom software development services, skills, and experience to make it happen. We have seasoned DevOps and Systems Engineers that have expertise integrating into enterprise teams to help solve your biggest challenges quickly and economically. Learn more about the DevOps and Cloud practice ›
- Build and release automation
- Maven, Gradle, Ant…
- Opsware, Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Docker, Terraform…
- Continuous integration, Jenkins/Hudson, Codeship, CircleCI, TravisCI…
- Continuous availability & monitoring, New Relic, Splunk, Nagios…
- Autoscaling & load-balancing, Nginx, Amazon, HAProxy…
- Performance tuning & load-testing
- Cloud, Amazon, Azure, Google…
- Infrastructure architecture, design, and implementation
“We consider DevOps a capability of the organization—a set of practices and methodologies that help deliver value faster and with higher quality. Our DevOps resources provide the catalyst and guidance for how organizations achieve DevOps maturity.”
UI/UX Software Development Services
Our UI/UX designers focus on a user-centered approach to design, including lean customer research and close collaboration with all stakeholders. Building empathy and understanding through product stories, journey maps, personas, and storyboards, they create and maintain design systems that scale, ensure consistency, and improve quality.
At Gorilla, our designers are integrated into the Agile sprint cycle, from daily standups to weekly planning sessions, so they can quickly define, prototype, and incorporate feedback in a timely manner. This tight alignment with the product development process speeds the timeline and bridges gaps between design, engineering, and product. Working side-by-side with the technology teams and product owners, our UI/UX designers ensure that your application is in lockstep with your priorities, the user’s goals, and the team’s technical architecture.
Learn more about the UI/UX practice ›
- Design systems and prototypes for responsive, web apps, mobile apps…
- Lean and design thinking tools and practices…
- Wireframes, design comps, interactive prototypes…
- Strategy, experience maps, sitemaps, user flows, personas…
- Figma, Sketch, Adobe XD, Adobe Creative Suite, Invision, Zeplin, Webflow…
“Our UI/UX design approach focuses on the user, aligning what the user needs with the business requirements. We know from experience that our user-centered process results in high-quality systems that users will love and that deliver value to the business.”
Security Services for Custom Software Development and Delivery
Our ISO-27001 certification means we take security very seriously, and our custom software development services are security-first. Behind every app we build is a robust security plan made to outsmart and outmaneuver hackers and other threats. From OWASP-vetted code, to scalable, maintainable user management, authentication and authorization, to infrastructure vulnerability scanning, we don’t rest until your apps and data are secure. Learn more about the Security Practice ›
- Strategy, assessment, design and implementation
- Directories, Microsoft Active Directory, OpenLDAP
- Authentication & authorization, SAML, oAuth
- Application Security, OWASP
- Provisioning, SPML, SCIM
- IAM, EMC/RSA, Sailpoint, Okta, Ping, ForgeRock
- Security assessment, pen testing, port scanning
- Secure code reviews
- Threat modelling
- Risk analysis
- Automated vulnerability scanning
Data Engineering Services
Many organizations find they don’t have the time, expertise, or resources to harness all of their structured and unstructured data, much less discover the insights in it that can help you to make smart, future-focused decisions. Working through our custom software development services, our data engineers can help tap the power of all your data so you can drive greater business value from it faster. Learn more about the Data practice ›
- AWS Glue, Microsoft SSIS, AWS RDS, AWS Redshift, AWS Kinesis, Apache Kafka, Spring Batch ETL
- AWS Kinesis, Spring XD, Apache Spark, Apache Kafka Streams, Apache Storm
- Hadoop, HQL, Apache Spark
- AWS Redshift, Terradata, Oracle
- MongoDB, Amazon DynamoDB, Casandra, Redis, CouchDB
- ElasticSearch, Lucene, AWS ElasticSearch Service, Solr
- MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, AWS Aurora, AWS Redshift, AWS RDS
- Tableau, Jasper Reports, Amazon QuickSight
- Amazon Kinesis Analytics
- Amazon Athena, ElasticSearch
IoT Development Services
Whether you need to track data and control devices or combine IoT with big data, artificial intelligence (AI), and machine learning to create a truly connected enterprise that can transform your business, we have the IoT software development services you need. We help you create intelligent IoT software solutions that build new business models, generate more revenue, and deliver better customer experiences. Learn more about the IoT practice ›
- Amazon IoT and Azure IoT Suite
- Amazon Greengrass and Azure IoT Edge
- Amazon Cognito and Azure Active Directory
- Amazon Lambda and Azure Functions
- Amazon Kinesis and Azure Event Hubs
- Tableau, Jasper Reports, Amazon QuickSight
- Amazon Athena, ElasticSearch
- Amazon Sagemaker, Google Cloud Learning Engine, TensorFlow
Software Architecture Development Services
Embracing the principles of collaboration, emergent design, intentional design, and simplicity in Agile, SAFe®, and DevOps approaches, our Software Architecture practice supports the evolution of your product over time. Our software architecture consultants interpret your project’s requirements and constraints, both business and technical, through the lens of technology. They work collaboratively with all your product stakeholders to make critical decisions about the technologies, patterns, and coding practices used in building, deploying, and maintaining your product. Learn more about the Software Architecture practice ›
Frequently Asked Questions:
What is custom built software?
Also referred to as bespoke software, tailor-made software, or just custom software, custom built software is all about addressing the specific business objectives of an individual project or organization. Because custom built software is truly customized, organizations that invest in these services are able to better serve their customers, grow and scale their business, and outperform the competition.
What does a custom software build cost?
The cost of a custom software build will vary based on a number of factors including complexity, integrations, and support. We would be happy to discuss your requirements and provide a detailed quote.
How long does a custom software build take?
The timeline of a custom software build will depend entirely on the type and complexity of the project. If you have a desired deadline, our Gorillas, as we like to call ourselves, will work hard to meet it. We would be happy to discuss your project requirements in more detail so that we can give you a more exact time frame.
What’s it like to build custom software with Gorilla Logic?
Our custom software development services are defined by transparency, quality, and operational excellence. We purpose-build your development team, hand-selecting only the best engineers for your project and your culture. Through our pragmatic Agile approach, teams of “Gorillas” develop, test, and adjust as they transform your innovative ideas into high-quality, scalable software products that drive real business value.
We even infuse confidence and joy into our software development services. Seriously, our clients use the word “joy” when they talk about what it’s like to build software with us.
What is the Gorilla Logic Nearshoring Advantage?
With our proven, cost-effective nearshore software development services, you can outsource your critical product development projects to knowledgeable, resourceful Agile experts in your time zone. Our Gorillas, based in the U.S., Costa Rica, and Colombia, deliver results fast and provide greater efficiencies than traditional outsourcing models, so you can optimize your budget, deliver high-quality products, and drive the business results you need. Learn more about our nearshore development services.
Our Custom Software Development Partners
Our custom software development services are based on deep technical expertise, including our partnerships with best-of-the-best technology vendors and industry leaders, including:
Amazon Web Services Consulting Partner— As an AWS Consulting Partner, we offer a secure, flexible portfolio of custom software development services using AWS solutions in serverless architectures, managed services and hosted solutions, so you can increase operational efficiency, create new revenue streams, and enhance the customer experience.
Microsoft Gold Partner—As part of an elite group of Microsoft developers, we deliver intelligent, flexible software development services based on Microsoft’s technology stack and build for both legacy and microservices-based architectures. Leveraging expertise in enterprise-grade development of applications, security, and advanced analytics and reporting, we help you modernize and differentiate their businesses to succeed in the cloud-first world.
Scaled Agile Silver Partner—Through our partnership with Scaled Agile, Inc®, we help you leverage the Agile framework to collaborate more efficiently, elevate business performance, and drive growth and innovation through the best custom software development services. Our Gorillas often serve as Release Train Engineers and spearhead remote PI planning sessions for complex development projects.
International Software Testing Qualifications Board—With our ISTQB Silver Partner designation, you know we take testing very seriously as part of our custom software development services. Our Gorillas have completed 14 certifications in best practices for software testing, including how it applies to SAFe®.
Custom Software That Delivers Results
Our clients rely on our custom software development services to provide timely insights and deep expertise that other firms can’t. Our Gorillas, based in the U.S., Costa Rica, and Colombia, can handle your most complex projects and increase your overall delivery quality and velocity.
See how our experienced Agile developers transformed these clients’ ideas into high-quality, scalable, custom software products that drive real business value.