Thotaka provides third-party review services for companies that wish to review a specific piece of hardware or software. Review can be conducted at various milestones of a new product development or even of an existing product for certain bespoke requirements. The following are the third-party review services provided by Thotaka:

Software Review:

  •  Review of coding discipline
  •  Review of code security
  •  Review of code optimization for a particular embedded architecture
  •  Review of compliance against coding standards
  •  Review of accuracy and sufficiency of inline documentation
  •  Review of code for portability
  •  Review of code for compliance to modeling methodologies
  •  Review of code for API conformance
  •  Review of code for safe debug and testability
  •  Review of code for re-use and re-engineering
  •  Review of version discipline

 Hardware Review:

  •  Review of schematics and Layout for discipline
  •  Review of schematics for EMI/EMC compliance and Protection at design level
  •  Review of schematics for version discipline and in-design comments
  •  Review of schematics for layout guideline inference
  •  Review of layout for adherence to routing guidelines
  •  Review of layout against best practices
  •  Review of layout for Environmental Stress Screening and EMI/EMC criteria
  •  Review of layout for size optimization
  •  Review of layout for manufacture-ability
  •  Review of the hardware design for serviceability
  •  Review of BoM for longevity/obsolescence of components
  •  Review of BoM for cost optimization

Thotaka provides solution architecture services that result in a solution proposal, complete with BoM, Specification Sheets and associated Infrastructure requirements. The solution architecture proposition encompasses the following:

  • Review of requirements and Prior-art
  • Articulation of solution building blocks
  • Identification of specifications for building blocks and options available
  • Identification of cost factors in the solution
  • Identification of solution enablers: Cloud services, communication systems etc..
  • Identification of the known and the unknown
  • Identification of skills and expertise required
  • Solution Architecture: Block level, macro-design level, component level and pseudo schematic/code level
  • Timeline to achieve the solution with milestones
  • Risk modeling for the solution
  • Costs Involved: Human resource costs, material costs, regulatory costs, third-party costs

Thotaka routinely provides Technology Advisory & Assessment services to companies that need an opinion on the suitability of a particular technology for a specific purpose. This practice also provides an assessment on the impact of a particular technology on a domain, market-place and enablers to the technology that can act as a business catalyst. This practice offers the following services:

  • Prior art evaluation in the context of patents and IP Protection
  • Identify uniqueness in a particular implementation/invention that makes it protect-able
  • Identify suitable technologies from devices to services that form the solution architecture
  • Assess technologies for their longevity, utility in a marketplace and feasibility in the context of the roll-out scale
  • Review of existing solutions in the context of re-engineering for : BoM Optimization, geography specific needs and obsolescence

Thotaka provides Subject matter expert consulting services for companies that require addressing a specific challenge at any stage of the Product development life cycle. Thotaka provides services of domain experts in the following subjects:


  • Processor and FPGA's
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Power Amplifier Design
  • Analog and Digital Filter Design
  • RF Co-location solutions
  • Radio System Engineering


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Thotaka Tekhnologies India Private Ltd

# 36-46/2, Plot No:486,
Above HDFC Bank
Defence Colony
Secunderabad - 500 094

Sales: +91 7382381537, +91 9940054253

Phone: (091) 40 64606862
Fax: (091) 40 27110112

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