Dearborn Electronics (India) Pvt. Ltd., a group company of Global Edge Software specializing in automotive and automation control, communication and information solutions space have announced the launch of GARUDA, a unique vehicle communication interface. This is first of its kind product developed by an Indian company. Garuda will help in reading engine & vehicle parameters, detect faults & reprogram the Electronic Control Unit (ECU) which ensures the safety, performance & emission control of the vehicle.
Presently this versatile tool communicates with PC through USB, however in the near future, the tool will be able to communicate through Wi-Fi and the company will be launching the Wi-Fi version in US testing expo to be held in Michigan, US in October, 2013. Garuda supports all major standards like RP1210, SAEJ2534, PDUAPI etc.
Dearborn Electronics (DE) is the first Indian company to provide solutions & products related to in vehicle networks, diagnostics & CAN (Controller Area Network) technologies. Globally, vehicle diagnostics market is around $ 10 bn and is expected to grow annually at 12 %.
Mr. Anand Mutalik, CEO of Dearborn Electronics (India) Pvt. Ltd said, “Indian OEMs are looking for cost efficient and high performance interface for their R & D processes, productions & services. This gives us a big opportunity to launch a product which caters to all their needs in a cost efficient manner with higher level of performance in compare to most of the similar products available globally.
Mr. M P Kumar, Founder Chairman and CEO of GlobalEdge Software Ltd said “We are confident that this newly launched product will be the highest selling vehicle network interface in India & also confident of entering global markets with advanced versions. Garuda can also be used by government bodies to certify the vehicles for OBDII (Off Board Diagnostics) & IOBD (Indian Off Board Diagnostics). Garuda also holds potential for two wheeler, three wheeler and industrial engines market, he added
Dearborn Electronics recently sponsored the event held in Germany for Advanced Automotive Diagnostics Systems which saw participation from all major global OEMs. The company showcased their expertise in products & solutions in vehicle diagnostics.
The company also specializes to write / build vehicle diagnostic applications for PC, laptops, handheld, smartphones which helps vehicle manufacturers for their manufacturing & after sales process.
DE caters to large OEMs and Tier I suppliers providing embedded software solutions and services focusing on Diagnostics, ECU Software Systems and Control Systems for the Automotive & Industrial Automation segments.