Desktop Application Development Services

Desktop application development - ScienceSoft

Originally started as a purely C++ development company over 31 years ago, today ScienceSoft maintains the traditions of desktop software development while nurturing experience in the web and mobile application development.

We offer cross-platform desktop app development services to build and upgrade desktop software with the new functionality of any complexity.

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Our Desktop Software Portfolio

Cross-Platform Desktop App for Image Processing

ScienceSoft’s team helped the Customer evolve one of their core desktop applications with new functionality. The team reduced development costs by 40% applying Qt framework to enable the application to run on both Windows and Mac by the effort of one development team instead of two.

Desktop E-book Library for a Digital Download Marketplace Owner

ScienceSoft delivered a desktop app for managing purchased e-books to help the Customer win more loyal clients. The app allows to download purchased books without launching a web browser, automatically categorizes them and has user-friendly search functions.

Web Browser with More than 10 mln Monthly Active Users

ScienceSoft developed a Mac version of the all-in-one web browser specifically suitable for music connoisseurs, video lovers and people with an active online presence. Our team also implemented a system of updates for Windows and Mac as well as a solution for torrents management right from the browser.

iLivid Download Manager

ScienceSoft created a video downloading application for an IT company. iLivid allows users to download videos from the YouTube, Vimeo, Metacafe, Dailymotion and other websites. It also provides an option to watch videos from popular file-sharing and torrent resources including RapidShare, MediaFire, Hotfile, and 4shared

Stop Procrastinating App

ScienceSoft developed the award-winning productivity tool that has been repeatedly acknowledged as one of the best Internet blockers by world-renowned media like the BBC, the Daily Telegraph, Le Monde and others.


Industry-specific software
  • VoIP software
  • Billing and invoicing software
  • Inventory management software
  • Product lifecycle management (PLM) software
  • CAD software (engineering, architectural, etc.)
  • Supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) software
  • Video surveillance management (VMS) software
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  • Network configuration management software
  • Trading and stock analysis software
  • Calibration management software
  • General ledger software
Office work software
  • Data analysis and visualization software
  • Diagram software
  • File managers
  • Push notification software
  • Download managers
  • Backup software
  • Data loss prevention software
  • Password management software
  • Time-tracking apps
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  • Antivirus software
  • Plugins, add-ins
  • Drivers, utilities
Multimedia software
  • Image, video and audio editing software
  • Video conferencing software
  • Media players


Popular operating systems

Qt-driven desktop software that runs on all popular operating systems (Windows, Mac OS, Linux) with high performance and smooth UX.

Reduce costs

Cross-platform development to reduce development time and costs compared to separate development for every platform.

Automated checks

A sophisticated installer supporting automated checks and reacting to the installation conditions, such as the OS version, user language settings, third-party libraries, other software, or previous versions installed.


C++ department

  • 40 C/C++ developers, proficient in Qt
  • 31 years of overall experience in C/C++
  • 10 years of the average employee experience
  • 100+ successfully delivered projects

.NET department

  • 60+ .NET professionals
  • MCTS and MCPD certifications
  • 13 years of overall experience in .NET
  • 180+ successfully delivered projects

Python department

  • 27 Python programmers with 3-20 years of experience
  • 7 years of overall experience in Python
  • 50+ successfully delivered projects


ScienceSoft is ready to carry out end-to-end development or join an ongoing project to handle a particular development stage. We also offer dedicated development teams or separate developer resources to augment your in-house team.


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