Profile: Bsquare Corp (BSQR.A)
14 Nov 2018
BSQUARE Corporation, incorporated on July 15, 1994, is focused on providing software solutions and related engineering services to businesses that develop, market and sell dedicated purpose standalone intelligent systems. The Company's standalone intelligent systems include smart, connected computing devices, such as smart phones, set-top boxes, point-of-sale terminals, kiosks, tablets and handheld data collection devices, as well as smart vending machines, automatic teller machine (ATM) machines, digital signs and in-vehicle telematics and entertainment devices. The Company focuses on systems that utilize Microsoft Windows Embedded operating systems as well as devices running other operating systems, such as Android, Linux, and QNX Software Systems (QNX), and that are connected to a network or data cloud via a wired or wireless connection. The Company's customers include original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), original design manufacturers (ODMs), corporate enterprises (Enterprises), silicon vendors (SVs) and peripheral vendors.
Third-Party Software Products
The Company's ability to resell the third-party software products, whether stand-alone or in conjunction with its own software and engineering service offerings, provides its customers with a significant solution source for the project needs. The Company's third-party software offerings include Microsoft authorized Value-Added Provider (VAP) of Windows Embedded operating systems and toolkits for the complete line of Windows Embedded products, including major product families, such as Windows Embedded Compact, Windows Embedded Standard and Windows Embedded Server; the Company is authorized to sell Windows Embedded operating systems in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Columbia, Peru, Puerto Rico, the Caribbean (excluding Cuba), the European Union (E.U.), the European Free Trade Association, Turkey and Africa; the Company is an authorized distributor for Adobe Flash technologies and Adobe Reader, and the Company is an authorized distributor of Intel Corporation's Embedded Security product in North America.
Other Proprietary Software Products
The Company offers proprietary software products apart from DataV, which include HTML5 Rendering Engine and TestQuest 10. The company's HTML5 Rendering Engine is based on the open-source WebKit platform that is maintained by a number of Internet and device companies. Using WebKit, device makers can create portable applications and user interfaces for the devices using the industry-standard HTML5 markup language; and TestQuest 10 is its testing automation tool that provides customers with a complete test solution that brings together everything necessary to test connected devices, including tools to create and manage test cases, a platform that allows teams to collaborate on test development, and a reporting tool that allows customers to analyze test results.
Professional Engineering Services
The Company offers a range of engineering services to its customers, which includes architectural and system design; software design and development; platform development systems integration; application, middleware and multimedia software development; quality assurance and testing; device solution strategy consulting; technical support; implementation, and test automation engineering and consulting services.
The Company competes with Arrow Electronics, Inc., Avnet, Inc., Synnex Corporation, Adeneo, Harmon Industries, Wipro, Perfecto Mobile, mVerify, JAMO Solutions, SmartBear Software, TestPlant, Keynote, Apple, Inc., WindRiver Systems Inc., Google Inc., IBM, SAS, Oracle, SAP, QNX and Research In Motion Limited.
110 110th Ave NE Ste 300
BELLEVUE WA 98004-5855