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INTERVIEW WITH DiSTI CORPORATION, SHORTLISTED FOR SOFTWARE SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR

Thank you Christopher for taking the time to speak with us. 

ABOUT Christopher Giordano

Christopher Giordano, Vice President of UX/UI Technology (21 Year Veteran at DiSTI and First Employee)
Chris has been the Program Manager or Lead Engineer for over 60 programs at DiSTI with companies such as Jaguar Land Rover, Nissan, Hyundai MOBIS, Fendt / Topcon, Airbus Defence, NASA, Lockheed Martin, Boeing, and the US Air Force to name a few.  Mr. Giordano has also been the product manager for all DiSTI's commercial embedded UI development tools. These tools have been widely adopted for both Safety-Critical UI in Aircraft, Spacecraft, and Medical Devices, as well as embedded systems UI for Automotive in IVI, Clusters, and HUDs as DiSTI's UI technology expert Chris Giordano has helped in developing visibility and support for GL Studio in over 45 countries.

DiSTI is a well-known software company with unique technology for developing User Interfaces with Mixed-Criticality and an OneTouch Deployment capability that minimizes time on iteration cycles.  GL Studio’s pedigree in Functional Safety stretches back over 15 years in Aerospace & Defence and Medical Equipment.  DiSTI’s GL Studio was the first UI Tool to bring this high level of reliability and flexibility to the automotive industry with our ASIL D certification.  We further rolled out new technology for mixing ASIL and non-ASIL content in the same display in early 2020, working in concert with other industry Hardware and Software experts.

ABOUT The DiSTI Corporation


For over 25 years, The DiSTI Corporation has been a worldwide provider of both turnkey and customized software and 3D virtual training solutions across a multitude of industries. Commitment to quality excellence and innovation are the cornerstones of our business.

Our award-winning team works with customers to create solutions that improve their business, efficiency, efficacy, and revenue every day.

DiSTI’s user interface technology also expands into 3-D virtual maintenance training. DiSTI’s VE Studio is proven process and toolset for managing the development of complex virtual environments for use in 3-D maintenance and task training applications. VE Studio manages the entire development process including requirements analysis, content development, automated software builds, and automated regression testing.

The DiSTI Corporation’s flagship product, GL Studio, delivers advanced high-performance 3-D user interfaces to the aerospace, automotive, medical, and training industries. Jaguar Land Rover, Boeing, and Lockheed choose GL Studio for its performance, fidelity, and reliability in interface development and deployment. Whether for avionics, instrument clusters, infotainment systems, medical devices, or flight simulators, GL Studio exceeds the developers interface demands.

For 20 years, GL Studio has been a pioneer in the development of graphical interface software. As an industry leader in HMI and UI Design Software we have set the technology standard for the creation of high-quality user interfaces. Clientele from around the world rely on the GL Studio suite of products to maintain their competitive edge in the marketplace.

The DiSTI Corporation’s GL Studio HMI development software was the first UI tool to achieve ISO-26262 ASIL D certification over five years ago. Today, we are proud to announce the certification update of our GL Studio safety-critical runtime library to ISO 26262-8:2018 (ASIL D) by TÜV Nord, an accredited certification body.