About the Owner

About the Owner

Ryan Yanagihara is the owner of Kama’aina Tech Solutions (KTS). He has been involved in the IT industry since 2004 performing roles in Help Desk Support, Server Management, Network Operations, Hardware Support, Wireless Technologies, Telecommunications, and PC/Mac Repair. With exprience in both large fortune 500 companies and Small business IT, he is able to provide time tested solutions for any operational scale.

Ryan has been servicing the Big Island as a multi-role IT Specialist for the last 7 years. He has provided IT services for a variety of industries that include but not limited to Medical Practices, Legal Firms, Utility and Power, Biotech Corporations, Wholesale, retail, distribution, ISP,Property Management, Commcercial Construction.
About the Company

About the Company

KTS provides low-cost, high efficiency Business IT Solutions. KTS strives to be the #1 provider on the Big Island in Business IT management.

“I recognized that I have a rare and diverse skillset you don’t often find on the Big Island. I felt a personal responsibility to help my local business Kama’aina in of my hometown Hilo, HI. My goal with KT Solutions is to provide the very best in IT and customer supportive services. By supporting my local business Kama’aina with the tools needed to achieve their vision, they are free to focus on growing their business. With every business I partner with, I mean to raise the bar for technology standards in Hawaii. The solutions I provide not only improve a businesses technology assets, they represent the cutting-edge of what the IT industry has to offer businesses today.”

– Ryan Yanagihara



  • Comptia A+/Net+ Certified
  • Microsoft Certified Support Professional
  • Apple Desktop Support Certified
  • 6 years Microsoft Server managment
  • 14 years Desktop and Help Desk Support
  • 5 Years Network Design and Operations
  • 2 Years VoIP and Telecom
  • 3 Years Web Design and administration

What do our customers think?

  • Urgent Care Hilo and Keaau

    “Ryan was able to help us in relocating our Computers when we moved to our new location. We had a lot to move and wanted to take the opportunity to upgrade our computers. Ryan was able to design a new system for our new location. The services Ryan provided were invaluable to us and eliminated a lot of the problems we were having before.”

    – Brenda Dunne, Co-Owner
  • HR Works

    “Over the years Ryan has helped provide our office with reliable tech help. When we were ready to update our systems Ryan provided us with the information we needed to make a clear decision. He was able to fix a lot of issues we had before our system upgrade.”

    – Janie Silva, Co-Owner
  • Ka'u Specialty Coffee

    “Ryan has been an honest and reliable resource for our IT issues. His expertise was effective in addressing our needs. ”

    – Malian Lahey, Owner of Ka’u specialty Ka’u Specialty coffee
  • Klein Natural Health and Welness

    “Ryan has helped us address a number of IT issues over the last couple of years. He has been an important resource for us in maintaining our computer systems.”

    – Dr. Robert Klein, DC, FACO
  • Pradeepta Chowdhury M.D. LLC

    “I can contact Ryan any time of the day and weekends and he has always been there to respond to my issues. We had a number of computer issues at first. Ryan was able to resolve them. I rarely need to call him any more. “

    – Pradeepta Chowdhury M.D
  • Luana Ola Villa and Cottages

    “Over the years Ryan has helped us overcome a number of technology hurdles as we began our Bed and Breakfast. Ryan was able to redesign our website, setup our cottages with wifi, and installed a new Security Camera system for our Vacation Rentals we have been very happy with. He was able to provide us with honest and reliable services.”

    – Patricia, and Mohammed Elgasseir
  • theradiantlotus.org

    “I needed some assistance redesigning my website. Ryan was able to provide me with the expertise I needed every step of the way.”

    – Jade Rajbir Kaur, Owner