Chicago Custom Software Development | Forte Group | Forte Group

Outcome-based custom
software development in Chicago

We’re a full-service custom software delivery partner headquartered in Chicago. Supercharged with software engineering expertise and a value-driven approach, our custom web, desktop, and mobile technology teams help you streamline your digital transformation.

Build next-gen enterprise software
that accelerates and evolves your business

For more than 20 years, we’ve worked with engineering departments, business leaders, and technology
providers in the Chicago area. We work in partnership with organizations to build custom software
solutions, evolve IT practices, and consistently achieve desired business outcomes.

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Overcoming software delivery stagnation

Why slow or low-quality delivery may signal that your organization has outgrown its software development model.

Chicago Custom Software Development
  • Enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems
  • Client relationship management (CRM) solutions
  • Human resource management (HRM) solutions
  • Supply chain management solutions
  • E-commerce and retail solutions
  • Document management solutions
  • Fintech and banking solutions

Collaborative approach

Once you hire a dedicated team, it seamlessly integrates with your existing IT infrastructure and starts producing value from day one. You’ll stay in the know with regular sprint planning and reviews — with hands-on experience of your digital product.

Chicago Custom Software Development

Discovery at its best

IT enterprises and businesses still struggle to find value and achieve scale in custom application development. We take you from agile delivery to value, finding the optimal path to get you from a vision to reality through building software.

Talent when and where you need it

To arm you with the best talent available on the market, we provide off-shore, remote, and managed development teams in six software delivery locations. We match your business goals and capacities with a precisely proportioned mix of software professionals from our pool of 500+ engineers in a suitable engagement model.


Forte Group built a real-time data visualization and analytics tool for a risk management software provider in just 4 months — and checked all data visibility boxes for its customers.

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Years of Non-Uniform Data Aggregation


Month Deadline


Months To Map Nearly 2
Decades of Relevant Data

Lawyer Exchange

Learn how a business idea has grown into an online community crafting job opportunities for thousands of legal professionals in just 6 months.

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Months deadline


User cases created


Lawyers and law practices united

BMO Harris Bank

Learn how the 16th largest U.S. bank achieved up to 40% reduction in review time and 20% time savings with expanded reporting and data analysis capabilities.

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BCPs Automated Annually


Reduction in BCP Review Time


Months To Overhauled BCP Plan

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Since 2000, Forte Group has been customizing software strategies and providing technology talent to businesses who are looking to get ahead. We are your outcome-based, value-driven software development experts in Chicago.