MapuSoft Technologies Appoints Kumaravel Pandurangan as Director of Engineering in India

September 20th, 2007, Mobile, AL – Today MapuSoft Technologies (MT) announced the appointment of Mr. Kumaravel Pandurangan as Director of Engineering in India. Kumaravel Pandurangan brings over 12 years of technical & managerial experience in real-time & embedded systems. Mr. Kumaravel received his Bachelor’s of Engineering degree in Electronics and Instrumentation from Bharathiar University. He co-founded Trioz Technologies and served as their Vice President of Operations for the past 5 years. While at Trioz, Mr. Kumaravel was instrumental in designing and developing multiple real-time operating systems. He was also a significant technical contributor at companies like TimeSys India and ABB.

“I look forward to working with the Mapusoft team and their unequaled, innovative products,” said Mr. Kumaravel Pandurangan. “It is my goal to lead and advance the Indian development center so as to provide quality support and customized products for MapuSoft’s customers”.

“Our Indian development center will give us the ability to better provide economical and innovative software porting technology & services to the embedded market space,” said Raj Johnson, President and CEO of MapuSoft Technologies. “Kumaravel’s proven track record of strong technical leadership combined with his team building experience will greatly help us reach this goal.”

MapuSoft offers the software reuse products OS Abstractor®, OS Changer® and OS PAL™ to help developers streamline development processes and reuse their embedded software on one or more operating systems. Target operating systems supported include VxWorks® 5x & 6x, Linux® 2.4 & 2.6, LynxOS®, Solaris®, Unix®, eCOS®, Windows XP®, Windows CE®, Nucleus®, ThreadX®, MQX®, QNX®, T-Kernel® and uITRON®.

OS Abstractor APIs give users the ability to effectively develop code independent of the underlying OS to protect software investment and to easily expand support to multiple operating systems. It consists of BASIC and POSIX components. The BASIC component offers a standard OS interface architecture that is flexible and intuitive for application development. The POSIX component offers industry standard APIs compliance for new code development and/or re-use of existing POSIX code base across multiple OS platforms. OS Changer protects user’s existing software investment and knowledge base by giving the ability to reuse pSOS®, VxWorks and Nucleus legacy code on different operating systems. OS PAL (OS Porting & Abstraction Lab) leverages on existing OS Abstractor and OS Changer technologies and provides an Eclipse® based IDE to easily port, abstract and optimize code on a host machine and run the application on different target OS platforms. A free evaluation of OS Changer, OS PAL and OS Abstractor can be downloaded at http://www.mapusoft.com/downloads

About MapuSoft Technologies, Inc.

MapuSoft Technologies is the leading provider of embedded software solutions and services designed to protect software investment by increasing the customers’ level of software re-use in product development. We are working hard to provide software that is practical, familiar, and economical. Our products are royalty-free and available with source code. For more information on MapuSoft Technologies or any of our products, please contact us at 251.665.0280, info@mapusoft.com or visit MapuSoft’s website at www.mapusoft.com.

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