l Kahuna was originally the Embedded System Division of 3Di systems and is working independently since 2008.l A Product Engineering Services Company based out of Pune with offices in Mumbai (India) and Los Angeles (USA).l Kahuna, a innovative player in Ubiquitous Computing, focuses on Embedded Software and Integrated Product Engineering Services.l Kahuna is : l DaVinci Solution Partner with Texas Instruments l ARM Technology Partner l Renesas Software partnerl Kahuna has worked with more than 20 customers across Globe. Kahuna is a hawaiin word meaning a sorcerer, wizard or craftsman. In business context it means a professional expert with in-depth knowledge of his services or solution he provides.
l Kahuna provides services for: l Focus Verticals l End to End Development and Customization l Industrial Automation of Products l Smart Grid Solutions, Facility Infra. l Value Engineering of Existing Products Management Solutions, Control Systems l Porting ,Migration and Integration of l Multimedia Embedded Software to different Hardware/ l Digital Signage Solution, Video Encoders OS Platforms l Automotive l Web Based device management solutions l In-Car Infotainment System, Electric Vehicle l Interoperable Software Platforms Control System Development (e.g. Communication Stack, l Consumer Electronics Security Stack) l Smart phones, VOIP, POS/ KIOSK etc l Enterprise Mobility : Cloud based l Mobile Computing Convergence of Embedded Devices and l Android, iOS, Symbian, Palm , Flex, Blackberry Smartphones
l In-house built technology frameworks help bridge technology gaps and bring products to market faster.l Product-centric services approach to provide value beyond engineering services through complete product ownership.l Mature Eco-System Partners to bring single point of contact for delivery, services & support.l In-Depth knowledge of integrated product verification & validation cycle.l Focused on Module level Non-Functional Requirements (e.g. security, reliability, maintenance, performance, scalability)l Innovative delivery models to win customer confidence.l Dedicated and experience team for each domain.
8-16-32 processor/controller base design, schematics, SI Analysis, Design Verification, Hardware Board Bring up, integration with software/enclosure, Regulatory certification Technologies Firmware micro controller Software, Bootloader, BSPs, Device Drivers (Linux, WinCE, RTOS)Middleware/OS uTRON, WinCE, Embedded Linux, uC-oS II, Propriety Kernel/Scheduler Application Embedded C , C++, java base Multi Thread RTOS/Android, Windows/Linux applicationsWeb interface J2EE/PHP base web portal interface (monitoring, upgrade, reports , dashboard) Enclosure prototypes Product Integration, V&V Regulatory Testing Eco System PCB Layout PCB Fabrication/HW Prototypes Software dev on prototypes Product specifications Product Design (H/w & S/w) Execution (H/w & S/w) With Partners Kahuna Capability
l Develop/Migrate abstraction layer for RTOS base applicationsl Have detail selection matrix to choose right RTOS base on customer objectives.l Capability to achieve real time performance requirements using appropriate RTOS design methodology.l Practice Design methodologies like (Thread model, worse case timing analysis etc) for RTOS base apps. l Experience on 2.4 and 2.6 Series Kernels l Experience in RedBoot, u-boot and Proprietary Bootloaders l BSP (bootloader + kernel porting) Capabilities on Multiple Platforms including ARM, MIPS, x86, PPC l Device Driver Development and Troubleshooting for various Standard Peripherals l Development of Embedded User-level Linux Applications l Customizing Linux Distributions for Embedded devices l Well-established Development Practices using GNU and other Free Software Tools.l OpenGL ES solution for mobile application development.l Gaming software for mobile & 2D-3D gaming application development.l Development of sample applications for semiconductor companies.l Custom applications development around customer products/processors. l Experience on WinCE 5 and WinCE 6 l BSP Porting and Customization l Device Drivers for Interfaces like Wifi, USB, Bluetooth, GPRS and more l Windows CE based Product Development l Development of .Net Compact Framework Applications
l Developing Multimedia Applications like Media l Streaming : Red5, Darwin, gst-rtsp-server, Player, Transcoder, Video Editor etc. Wowza, Twisted, Lighttpd. l Protocols: rtp, rtsp, rtmp, sip, http.l Live Streaming and Video on Demand applications, l Multimedia Framework : Gstreamer (Core, including Video Conferencing, Video surveillance, Plugins, Application), FFmpeg, VLC, Flash - SIP gateway & Video Chat. opencore. l Video Codec: H264, Mpeg4, Theora,l Audio/Video codec development and optimization. Mpeg2, VC1, Mjpeg l Audio codec: AC3 (Dolby Digital), Mp3,l Ffmpeg based development & customization. AAC, Vorbis, Midi l Containers: 3gp, mp4, flv, avi, mpeg2ts,l Developing & designing strategies for multimedia mpeg2ps, ogg. requirements on platforms like Maemo, Moblin, l GPU: VAAPI , VDPAU hardware Android, TI and Desktop. acceleration API, Intels IPP, l GUI : QT, Clutter, GTKl Enabling compatibility of multimedia products l Video capture cards: Blackmagic Design (Capture cards, hardware codec, GPU, etc) on cards, Deltacast, FastVdo Smartcapture, Linux. etc l Languages: C, C++, java, gobject, python,l Development/ Customization of various features in AS3 (flash), php, html, HTML5 existing multimedia applications. l Platforms: Linux, Maemo, Moblin, Android, Texas Instruments (Dm6446, Dm355, Omap, etc), etc
Discovery Design Execution • Project/Product Specifications (VOC, Use • System architecture • Software bring up & migration on actual cases) • Finalize the major components of hardware • Finalize the execution model & scope of system (base on CTQs) • Integration of hardware with enclosure Project • Detail Design • Test Reports • Product usability strategy • Schematics, BOM , Layout • Scope of hardware & mechanical • Acceptance plan • Software dev on ref platform revisions • Risk management • Customer review/final revision • Enclosure designSupport Transfer V&V• After sale software support • Transfer design files to mfg • Verification of integrated• Localization support • Establish components product• Obsolesce support sourcing channels • Validation with end users• Remote maintenance, • Pilot production • Regulatory testing upgrade • Field trials • Certifications
l Execution Strategy follows Agile method for milestones in V Process Model. Acceptance/validation Requirements planl Have Traceability of Requirements, design in verification process . Systeml Execute the Risk Management & mitigation plan at design & execution stage. Design Verificationl Objective base analysis for selecting any major components in system Unit & Integrated Execution Verificationl Integrated well defined coding & design standards in execution.l Primarily We have following mode of business engagement with customer. Coding, design, Testing Standards/ l Fixed Price & duration Model checklist scope of work, acceptance plan are predefined. (e.g. ODM products) l Risk management l Time & Material Model Define deliverables iteratively, allocate resources for given duration . (e.g. software development, maintenance) l Tools, Technologies Selection matrix l Extended Development Centre Model l Allocate separate, dedicated resources for defined duration. (e.g. product maintenance, upgrades)
l iOS (iPhone & iPad) l WinCE l Application development l Windows Mobile 6 l Business and Enterprise Application l Windows Phone 7 l Widget and Games Development l Pocket PC 2003, 2002, 2000 l Social Networking Application l Tablet PC l Web Integration & M-Commerce l BREW l Navigation and Mobile Website Development l BREW SDK - For application development l BREW Distribution System (BDS) - Forl Android (Including Tablets) application distribution management l Multimedia, M-commerce and M-Banking l Symbian solutions. l Symbian OS Versions 6.0, 7.0 l Field Work automation solutions. l Symbian OS User Interfaces: Series 60 l LBS Services l Other Platforms l Entertainment and Social Network applications. l J2ME, Qtopia, PalmOS, BlackBerry Please visit our website www.kahuna-mobihub.com for detailed information.
Client : Leading Provider of power conversion and charging solutions in North America Business Challenges Kahuna’s Approach § Customer was looking for a development partner for their EV Charger § Detail study of chademo protocol solution § Demonstrated challenges, execution strategy & § Solution need to be developed on innovative chadamo protocol in electric car charging system verification plan in scope of work § controller had hard real time specifications which was suppose to § Had used PUGH matrix & developed selection compliant with chademo specifications matrix for micro controller § Challenging integration process § State machine Implementation § Developed EV Car simulator to verify controller state machine thoroughly § Integrated with actual EV Car with remote setup § Shared test reports, source code & design with Business Benefits customer on iterative basis § Customer got a cost effective qualitative solution in defined timeline § Customer is one of rare player in market to come up with chademo base fast charging solution. § Kahuna presented scalable architecture moving traditional x86 base charging platform to low power charging platform Customer Feedback § Easy remote upgrade & maintenance Customer has appreciated kahuna’s efforts to achieve time to market & awarded next project to migrate this system on next generation charging platform.
Client : Leading Provider of delivering end to end smart grid solutions in North America Business Challenges Kahuna’s Approach § Customer intended to develop a universal gateway to read energy, water & § Demonstrated a detail architecture, challenges, execution gas strategy & verification plan in scope of work § Customer was looking for technology partner to develop the gateway § Detail design & risk management § Customer was looking for cost effective partner who will single point for all deliveries § Approval of mitigation plan with customer before § Integration with their propriety RF communication prototyping § Developed a intuitive web portal § Establish secured, reliable communication between gateway & portal using Kahuna’s in-house framework. § Verified propriety RF communication with meters Business Benefits § have implemented zigbee communication for integration with off the shelf sensors § Customer got a cost effective qualitative solution in defined timeline § device a strategy to verify gateway distance capability, § Customer got a seamless integration with production, deployment & placement, communication status & interference with maintenance. other wireless devices § intuitive web portal & mobile application enhance business potential of solution § Seamless integration with off the shelf sensors, meters & appliances. § Secured architecture gave a platform to customer to win regulatory certifications Customer Feedback Customer has appreciated kahuna’s efforts to develop such a complex integrated solution in expected cost.
l Features l Features of Content Management System l Supports HD TV, LED Panels, LCD Panels l Dedicated digital signage server for media l Supports TV/Satellite feed with Overlay management, content update, centralized l Streaming Video Support scheduling & access control l 802.11 b/g Wi-Fi Support l Schedule Manager l Clock & Weather Widget l Device Management l Content playback using playlist and looping l Layout Manager l Play list Managerl Device Specs l Campaign Manager l Web based management of signage using CMS l Report Manager l No PC required for Signage Media Player (SMP) l User Management and Access Control l Green Device – Consumes less then 7 Watts per SMP l Device Specs l Zero Configuration and Easy Installation l Video Input : Composite, NTSC/PAL l No third party license required for OS, Anti Virus l Video Output : HDMI 1.2/DVI Software and Server Software l Audio : Stereo Input & Output l Supports Digital Rights Management. l Storage : Content Storage on SD Card
l Features l Benefits l Enterprise class end-to-end/complete video l Compact, rugged and mountable design surveillance solution. l In-built video content analytics (VCA) l Actionable Intelligence . l 25/30 FPS D1 Size VCA and Video l Real-time video analytics. Compression l Significant network, man power, and storage l Local and storage network reduction. l Secured network communication l Easy installation, integration and operation. l Browser based management of entire l Low power consumption and low cost of system ownership. l Live Preview and playback l Advance view layoutsl Device Specs l Extensive and fast search of videos and l Video Input : Composite, NTSC/PAL (Single events Channel). l System wide user management l Ethernet 10/100. l Audio : Stereo Input & Output. l Terminal Block : 4 configurable Input/ Output. l USB Port : 2 x USB 2.0 High-Speed Port.
Solution Highlights:• Selected standard Modbus (RS485) & Smart Home (Zigbee) Protocols for automation• Console powered by 600 MHz ARM Cortex base dualcore processor• Andorid 2.2 software platform for In-Home Display• Addressable & remotely configurable safety sensorssupport (LPG, Smoke, motion etc)• Door phone and intercom support• NFC/RFID based Access control support• Supports socket level energy consumption monitoring• Home appliances control through web portal/mobileclients• Web portal interface for remote management• Console app clients for Android, iOS• Call logging of visitor/guard communication• SMS alerts in case of safety alarms/user defined events• Integration with existing smart utilities• Smart Grid interface using web portal
USA BREA (World HQ) Kahuna Systems (Corporate Headquarters), 3 Pointe Drive, Suite 307, Brea, CA 92821, USA. Phone: +1-714-257-1100 firstname.lastname@example.org www.kahunasystems.com India Pune(Global Delivery Center) Kahuna Systems,4th floor, Near HDFC Bank, Opp. Kirloskar House, Aundh, Pune - 411 007 India. Phone: +91-20-6529 3244