UX Development

Product Definition

Concept – Look & Feel – Requirements

At Cardinal Peak, we understand the need to differentiate products and disrupt markets with an innovative UX/UI design. From the concept to the “look and feel” and requirements, we collaborate with our clients, leveraging the combined creative talents of each diverse team to imagine revolutionary new functionalities and user experiences. An integral stage of the product development process, product definition informs the subsequent stages of development, including system architecture, development engineering, GUI design and voice user interface creation. Successful product definition requires a delicate balance – while maximum creativity must be encouraged early on, organizational constraints must ultimately be imposed, including cost and time to market imperatives. Our team not only understands this balance but how the individual technologies and the entire system work together to create solutions that change the world. As such, our multidisciplinary strengths are indispensable to enhancing creativity and ensuring the product remains realizable.

 

Our Case Studies: UX Design

Staffed with UX/UI designers, Cardinal Peak supports innovative GUI designs and voice user interfaces including the projects below. If you’re looking for help developing your connected device engineering requirements, contact us.


FAQs About Our UX Development Services

How does UX Development differ from UI Design?

UX, short for user experience, and UI, short for user interface, differ significantly. UX is the whole product experience including physical, voice and app interfaces. In short UX is about creating the entire experience that users have when interacting with the product. UI is generally the series of screens that a user will navigate in your software.

What is your UX Development Process?

We have a multi-day workshop with the customer early in the process to understand the brand and the product mantras. We find that understanding the brand and the desire for the product strongly influence the direction of the UX and eventually the UI.

What is GUI Design?

GUI is short for graphical user interface. It is an older term for designing a software interface. We tend to use the term UI now as it connotes the entire workflow through multiple pages.


User Experience & Usability Testing Resources

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Saltbox Studio to Merge With Cardinal Peak

Principals from Cardinal Peak, a leading engineering services firm that helps clients bring Internet of Things and audio/video products to market, and Saltbox Studio, a digital user experience design firm, announced a merger of the two companies. The merged company will retain the Cardinal Peak name.

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Bridging the Gap: Native Modules and React Native

Cross-platform development languages such as React Native are truly changing the game. From developers and designers to scripters, folks in QA and product owners, everyone wants a one-to-many relationship from codebase to platform.

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How “Disposable” Bluetooth Changes the User Experience

Wireless connectivity is cheap enough to use in disposable products opening up countless applications for our customers. So, is disposable Bluetooth something less robust than regular Bluetooth? What makes it disposable?

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