What They Say About Us

Carrier Access Corporation

“Northforge’s expertise was deep, and they had a great sense of urgency. We all worked as “one team” to make a successful product. With their comprehensive understanding of our market, Northforge proved an invaluable resource. We would happily work with them again.” – Mike Mayfield, SVP of Voice Integration Solutions Group


“Northforge’s talented engineering team is knowledgeable on Cavium processors and network communications technology in general. Northforge has worked with Cavium on various software porting activities for our OCTEON processors. Northforge is a trusted Cavium PACE Partner who we readily recommend to our customers who need help with software development or optimization.”

Cedar Point Communications

“We chose Northforge for its strong embedded background in the network communications industry and for its geographic position. Many qualified engineers, now working with Northforge, have decades of networking and software development experience drawn from the strong network communications industry in the Ottawa region. Northforge product is extremely solid in terms of quality – the features they developed for us worked as defined, scaled well and were well-documented. Their engineers delivered high-performance, integrated work on-schedule.” – John O’Hara, VP Engineering

Certeon Inc.

“Northforge designed and engineered a scalable and user-friendly graphical user interface (GUI) for Certeon’s S-Series high performance application acceleration appliances. The Northforge solution combines a unique implementation of web services and Ajax, Java, and SOAP technology, giving our customers a powerful and flexible GUI to our appliances. Northforge delivered product design, development and full functionality in an incredibly quick turnaround time that reinforced Certeon’s leadership in providing fast and easy deployment of application acceleration to distributed enterprises. Certeon looks forward to outsourcing future work on its next generation products to Northforge.” – Lance Urbas, VP Engineering


“We selected Northforge because of their strong talent pool, close proximity, and specific domain experience. Northforge used more experienced developers to build the Empirix team, a significant benefit for us. Throughout the relationship, Northforge was consistently in close communication with our key personnel; in fact, they seemed like they were actual employees instead of being part of another company.” – J.D. Doyle, Vice President & General Manager, Service Assurance Solutions

Ensim Corporation

“Ensim selected Northforge because of the relationship the Company had built with them. Through the duration of the project, Ensim was impressed with the skills, processes and technical discussions that took place: Project management was outstanding — from weekly status reports to regular communications — and everything was done with the utmost professionalism. Northforge domain expertise was particularly helpful when having conversations about customer needs. The project was always kept moving forward, even as requirements changed and evolved. Northforge has definitely earned a place on Ensim’s preferred vendor list.” – Larry Wagner, VP Engineering & Services

Rivulet Communications

“We were looking for experienced resources to do software development for our video platform. We performed a rigorous RFP process, and we selected Northforge based on cost and technical performance. Their experience includes extensive development with the relevant technologies and with video in particular. Also, their expertise in the network communications area was extremely relevant. Northforge understands how to integrate data and video efficiently over the network.” – Chris Roller, CTO

Why Northforge:  The Advantages

Our customers come to Northforge because we have the experience and expertise based on years of customer experience across a breath of technologies, industries and market verticals. In our 10-year history, we have consistently delivered innovative, quality products, on time, to more than 60 companies. They leverage our experience to mitigate the technical risks of product development, fill their knowledge gap for comprehensive technical strategies, and use Northforge as a sounding board for product development ideas and innovation.

Northforge employs top technical and project management talent to give customers the “intellectual capital” they need for their network communications software development. The Northforge development team brings deep networking DNA to each project.

100% of Northforge’s development is done in North America, giving our customers a development partner that’s next door. With offices in Ottawa and Montreal, Quebec, customers can connect with the Northforge development team during their business day. Our geographical proximity, compatible time zones, language, culture, and Intellectual Property (IP) protection to its clients, makes it easier for project communications, management and development quality. When needed, we can be onsite at our customer’s facilities the same day or the next day.

We’re committed to developing the highest quality, innovative software in the network communications industry, as measured by innovation, high reliability, and unsurpassed performance standards. Through our Quality, Service and Value Commitment, Northforge has a proven track record of delivering high quality, support and value to our customers, with an average customer satisfaction rating of 4.5 out of 5. Northforge increases customer satisfaction through innovative solutions and effective communications, responsiveness, knowledge sharing, skills transfer, and effective project management. Our world-class engineers, developers and project managers follow proven development and quality processes to deliver highest quality software and innovative solutions.