History

Our past achievements provide a strong foothold for us today. Here’s how we’ve progressed.

2015

Humanoid AI robot Pepper

Major research projects studying artificial intelligence are taking their first steps, with the first “emotion engine” enabled humanoid AI robot Pepper already scheduled for sales

 

2014

Microchip

A new microchip modeled on human brain can simulate the activity of one million neurons in real time, thus performing 9,000 times faster than a typical computer

 

2013

Flexible Battery

A flexible battery capable of being charged wirelessly, folded, and stretched is developed

  • Softeq 2013 Roundup: development highlights across embedded, mobile, web, and more. Watch and read
     
  • Softeq lands a deal for several projects for Nike, the world’s leading innovator in athletic footwear, apparel, equipment and accessories
     
  • Together with our partners at BlinkFX LLC, Softeq launched the BlinkFX Winks — a wearable LED wristband, powered by Softeq’s firmware and software, ambitiously aimed at reinventing live events. It leverages DMX controls and infrared connection to make audiences part of an exciting light show
 

2012

Large Hadron Collider

CERN announces the discovery of a new particle with properties consistent with the Higgs boson after experiments at the Large Hadron Collider

  • Our employees demonstrate exceptional loyalty and satisfaction and help Softeq win “Best IT Company in Belarus to Work for” award
     
  • Softeq’s Game Development Division, zGames, wins the top prize in the Pong® Indie Developer Challenge and deliver the commercial release to the App Store
     
  • Softeq’s Durateq® Assistive Technology System is installed at Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site
     
  • zGames releases “The War of the Worlds: Augmented Reality” app on Android
 

 

2011

22nm Microprocessor

Intel begins production of a new 22nm microprocessor
code-named Ivy Bridge 
 the first high-volume chip to use
3D transistors

  • Rovi engages Softeq to build a home media library management solution
     
  • Keweenaw Historical National Park and New River Gorge National River (U.S. National Park Service) Canyon Rim Visitor Center in Lansing, WV, launch Durateq® at their sites for extended visitor access
 

 

2010

Solar Impulse

The first 24-hour flight by a solar-powered plane is completed by the Solar Impulse

  • California’s largest theme park launches Durateq® introducing an outdoor audio description feature
     
  • zGames’ “The War of the Worlds: Augmented Reality” application debuts on iOS
 

 

2009

Exoplanet

Astronomers discover GJ1214b, the first-known exoplanet on which water could exist

  • Softeq gains momentum to launch a separate Mobile Game Development Division — zGames
     
  • A world famous entertainment destination in Orlando installs Softeq's Durateq® devices
 

 

2008

Wireless Electricity

Intel Corporation demonstrates wireless electricity sent to a lightbulb at 75% efficiency

  • Softeq extends its delivery capabilities and launches an Embedded Software Development center on 08/08/08 in a cost-efficient location of Minsk, the renowned Eastern European technology hub
     
  • The corporate Headquarters in Houston, TX expands and acquires new office space
 

 

2007

Steve Jobs

 Steve Jobs announces the iPhone

  • The New World of Coca-Cola event in Atlanta is equipped with Durateq® handhelds and software from Softeq
     
  • Softeq releases Camera SDK for iPAQs from Hewlett-Packard
 

 

2005

YouTube

YouTube, the popular Internet site on which videos may be shared and viewed by others, is launched in the United States

  • SanDisk selects Softeq their primary embedded software development partner
     
  • Softeq announces the Durateq® 3100 at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas
 

 

2003

The Human Genome Project

The Human Genome Project is completed with 99% of the human genome sequenced to an accuracy of 99.99%

  • HP chooses Softeq to manage and administer the HP iPAQ Developer Program to serve as a systems integrator between HP, the website developer, and the support portal
 

 

1997

Softeq is founded in Houston, TX, USA, to manage and develop comprehensive knowledge-intensive, technical software and firmware solutions for high tech companies