Hi my name is Kiran Kankipati, besides teaching I am a Solutions & Product Architect who work as an Independent Consultant for various tech companies across the world (especially startups who are into challenging cutting edge research & tech).

  • such as product architecture, prerequisites, compliance, due-diligence, planning, etc
  • investigating your existing products/solutions/service such as: bottlenecks, limitations, inefficiencies, etc and help come up with a plausible solution. And a road-map ahead !
  • Systems and Network performance analysis, investigation and a solution
  • rapid prototyping, PoC, feasibility, etc
  • as a mentor, advisor for many stealth mode companies and start-ups across the world
  • top management advisory/consultant – for CEOs/CTOs and members of board and investors

My contact email: [email protected] or via phone/WhatsApp: (0091) 99860 77058

My GitHub:

💎 Book for a Single Session (Commercial/Organization)a single 1:1 session via Google Hangouts or Skype, each for a duration of 1 hour

  • a technical session (such as Linux Kernel, Systems, Networking, etc)
  • discussion regarding product architecture, design, review, roadmap and strategy
  • and or mentorship/guidance in general

Company from abroad: Fee – $150 USD Pay with PayPal
Company in India: Fee – Rs. 8,000/- INR : (0091) 99860 77058 (via GooglePay/PhonePay/UPI)

Alternatively pay to my Bank Account:
Bank: AXIS BANK, Marathahalli, Bangalore
Account no: 912010018991229
Swift: AXISINBB009

💎 Book for multi-hour medium/long term Consultation (Commercial/Organization)

  • product development (coding), architecture, design, review, roadmap, strategy, etc
  • technical evaluation, benchmark, investigation, debugging, performance tuning, etc
  • and or mentorship/guidance in general

Company from abroad: Fee – $60 USD/hour
Company in India: Fee – Rs. 3,500/- INR/hour

In both cases you can advance book and pay the fee for the slot(s) (hours) based on your requirements 🤝

My Skills, Expertise and Experience:

  • Datacom, R&D, and product architecture/development/research
  • Systems Software, Linux Kernel Network Stack (Network sub-system, drivers: bridge, vlan, vxlan, tun/tap, veth, wireguard, etc) and user-space networking
  • work closely with CEOs/CTOs/product-architects and assist in complete product life cycle, strategy and so on
  • more than a decade of experience in WAN Optimization, Deep-space and Satellite Network technologies
  • SDN and Cloud Orchestration, Hypervisor tuning and optimization
  • SDWAN product architecture/development/research
  • Networking Hardware, OpenWRT customization and ecosystem (EDGE)
  • Founded TrafficSqueezer (in the year 2006) an open-source WAN Optimization network stack
    • TOFFEE (or The TOFFEE Project research) is a fork of TrafficSqueezer. For more details: Why TOFFEE is forked from TrafficSqueezer
  • Founded The Linux Channel an YouTube Linux channel for advance Linux users, systems and network software programmers and tech enthusiasts

Besides things I am interested and currently engaged on:

  • spiritualism, astrology
  • sustainable living
  • researching green technologies, going off-grid, micro-power generation for powering Wireless nodes and satellite/deep-space communication
  • art and music

Some of the companies worked/served in the past:

  • SMOAD Networks – served as CTO. SMOAD is a software-defined network (SD-WAN) solution that helps organizations build high-performance networks that are highly available, reliable, secure, and scalable to enhance their performance.
  • Cavium, Inc – semiconductor company based in San Jose, California specializing in ARM-based and MIPS-based network, video and security processors and SoCs.
  • MontaVista Software – acquired by Cavium, Inc. leader in embedded Linux commercialization, develops embedded Linux system software, development tools, and related software.
  • Doublefish Solutions – served as CEO. An IT enabled services, product and research firm
  • Akamai Technologies, Inc – world’s leading content delivery network (CDN) services provider for media and software delivery, and cloud security solutions.
  • TATA ELXSI – an Indian design company and a part of the Tata Group. It provides design and technology services for product engineering and solutions across industries including broadcast, communications, and automotive.
    • Pace plc – a British company who developed set-top boxes, advanced residential gateways, software and services for the pay-TV and broadband services industry. Pace’s customers included cable, telco, satellite and IPTV operators. Pace is now a part of ARRIS. ARRIS International plc.
    • Accton Technology Corporation – a company in Taiwan that principally engages in the research, development, manufacture and distribution of Ethernet switches, wireless local area network (WLAN) products and Internet access products.
    • Bivio Networks, Inc – Award-winning, high-performance Cyber Security Application Platforms for superior network intelligence and cyber defense.
    • World Wide Packets, Inc – a carrier Ethernet company (in 2008 acquired by Ciena Corporation)
  • Comodo Group, Inc – leading SSL Provider offers Free Antivirus, Internet Security, Firewall, Endpoint Security and other PC Security software for Windows & all OS.