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Powerful Rackmount Systems for demanding industrial applications

Kontron is expanding its portfolio of powerful industrial and embedded servers with the KISS V3 CFL Rackmount Server family. They are tailored to applications in demanding environments. Their...


Kontron makes the leap into portable wifi and quickly gains traction

Having studied the possibility of entering the portable wireless streaming market for the last couple of years, inflight entertainment and connectivity hardware specialist Kontron has finally...


COM Express Compact Type 6 modul med AMD Ryzen processor

Kontron introducerer COMe-cVR6 (E2) modul med ny AMD Ryzen embedded V1000 processor (in english).


Kontron introduces COMe-cVR6 (E2) Module with new AMD Ryzen™ Embedded V1000 Processor Download Image Computer-on-Module featuring the latest AMD Processor offers highest Scalability and graphics Performance at small Footprint

Kontron introduces its new COMe-cVR6 (E2) Module in the COM Express® Compact Type 6 form factor. It is based on the new AMD RyzenTM Embedded V1000 processor, which sets the benchmark for high-end...


Kontron introduces portable Cab-n-Connect™ P100 wireless streaming IFE&C platform

Kontron, a leading global provider of IoT/Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), today introduced its portable Cab-n-Connect™ P100 wireless streaming platform for the commercial avionics industry....


5 Minutes With… Val Scinteie, transportation business development manager at Kontron.

The changing face of transport technology is something that fascinates us here at SmartRail World, and it’s particularly interesting to see the influence that other forms of transport are having...


Objets connectés : avec Kontron, le réseau radio LoRa monte à bord du Thalys

Le spécialiste allemand des cartes et systèmes embarqués Kontron vient de révéler que sa passerelle IoT compatible LoRa estampillée TRACe LoRa-MQTT, première du genre à être certifiée EN50155, est...


TRACe EN50155-certified transportation computers

Global provider of IoT/Embedded Computer Technology (ECT), Kontron, has expanded its TRACe family of operational computers designed specifically for the railway market. The Kontron TRACe-B40x-TR,...


Kontron's Canadian subsidiary acquires software company

S&T AG announces the acquisition of the Canada-based Inocybe Technologies, a software company, by Kontron Canada, an S&T subsidiary that was Inocybe's partner.


Kontron presents IoT and embedded systems for smart and secure transportation technology at InnoTrans 2018

Kontron, a leading global provider of IoT/Embedded Computer Technologies (ECT), will be presenting its products and solutions for the transportation industry at InnoTrans 2018, the world’s leading...


Kontron to present IoT and Embedded systems for smart and secure transportation

Kontron will be presenting its products and solutions for the transportation industry at InnoTrans 2018. Kontron's portfolio specifically addresses the rapidly growing smart rail markets in...


Kontron KBox B-201: a new high-performance Embedded Box PC in compact design

KBox B-201 with high-performance 7th Gen Intel® Core(TM) processors, low noise design, numerous mounting options and interfaces


Rugged Intel Xeon-based embedded computing system for military applications introduced by Kontron

Kontron America Inc. in San Diego is introducing the COBALT 901|400 series rugged small-form-factor embedded computing modules with the Intel 6th Generation Quad-Core Xeon E3-1505L processor for a...


Kontron: mission-ready COBALT 901|400 series ideal for airborne applications

Kontron announced its COBALT 901|400 Series with MIL-STD-1553. Designed as a mission-ready platform for a wide range of aircraft-based defense applications, COBALT with MIL-STD-1553 provides...


Microsoft Azure IoT Edge: The next smart factory evolution

It has been announced that Kontron are pleased that Microsoft has released the Azure IoT Edge. Kontron S&T have been developing software solutions based on Microsoft Azure IoT Edge services for...


Why no one can score against the unbeatable RoboKeeper

As the world cup kicked off in Moscow on June 14th,  the German team failed to notice they were short one player, a world-class goalie. Neymar couldn’t beat him, Ronaldo failed, but the German...


New high-performance Embedded Computing Platform in compact design

IoT/Embedded Computing Technology (ECT) provider, Kontron, has announced the KBox B-201, a high performance, compact design computer, as a new member of the Kontron Embedded Box PC family. Seventh...


Monitors and Panel PCs

Kontron extends the portfolio of its proven FlatClient and FlatView HMI (Human Machine Interfaces) series. Kontron's industrial monitors and Panel PCs featuring high-performance processors are now...


Rugged, advanced performance control unit for Hyliion 6X4HE intelligent electric hybrid solution for trucks and trailers

Kontron, a leading global provider of IoT/Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), today announced that its EvoTRAC(TM) G102 In-Vehicle Rugged Cellular Gateway is designed into Hyliion’s intelligent...


Kontron EvoTRAC G103 Cellular/WiFi Gateway Enables New Range of In-Vehicle Intelligent Management

Kontron has introduced the EvoTRAC G103 In-Vehicle Rugged Cellular and WiFi Gateway that delivers broad connectivity capabilities that enable a new range of in-vehicle management, remote access...


Le soluzioni Embedded per l’IoT- Intervista a Norbert Hauser, VP @ Kontron

I dispositivi Internet of Things (IoT) richiedono un ricco set di opzioni di connettività wireless e protocolli di rete. Dai dispositivi indossabili, medical, alle appliance intelligenti alle...


SMARC 2.0 roadmap: Hvad gælder for formfaktoren i dag?

SMARC 2.0 (Smart Mobility Architecture) standarden stammer tilbage fra 2016. Ud over teknologiens umiddelbare tekniske opdateringer så har SMARC også åbnet døren til Internet of Things (IoT). Nye...


COM Express Type 6 Module with High-Performance 8th Gen Intel Core / Xeon E Processors

Kontron announces the new Computer-on-Module Kontron COMe-bCL6 in the COM Express® basic Type 6 form factor (125×95 mm). It is based on processors of the latest 8th Gen Intel® Core(TM)/ Xeon® E...


From Edge to Fog to Cloud – IoT Computing with SMARC

Cloud, Edge and Fog computing is everywhere and everybody is talking about it. In industrial surroundings traditional server approaches cannot provide the required robustness for operation in...


Cellular gateway til 'off-road' applikationer

Kontrons nye EvoTRAC G102 gateway tilbyder cellular konnektivitet til den næste generation af in-vehicle systemer, der skal kunne fungere under 'off-road' anvendelseskonditioner (in...


Kontron: nuovi prodotti con i processori Intel di ottava generazione

Kontron ha annunciato nuove schede, moduli e sistemi embedded basati sui processori Intel Core/Xeon di ottava generazione, quelli con il nome in codice Coffee Lake. I primi prodotti con questa...


Kontron glisse Xeon D à 16 cœurs et GPU AMD à 1,2 Tflops dans un seul emplacement VPX

Le fabricant de cartes, sous-systèmes et systèmes prêts à l’emploi pour les marchés de l’embarqué et de l’Internet des objets Kontron a développé un module mezzanine au format XMC bâti sur l’un...


Gateway router brings next-gen connectivity to the aircraft

Kontron has announced the addition of the ACE Flight 1600 Gateway Router to Kontron's ACE Flight product line. The ACE Flight 1600 Gateway Router is a small form factor, avionics networking...


COTS Single Board Computer

Kontron announced the VM6103, a new 6U VME SBC with NXP Layerscape scalable multi-core 64-bit ARMT processor. The low power dissipation blade computer features more than 4600DMIPS while drawing...



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Kontron and NXP collaborate on edge computing for the IIoT

NXP Semiconductors and Kontron announce their collaboration to couple NXP's i.MX and Layerscape families of Arm-based processors with Kontron/S&T's expertise in hardware and software to create...


Qseven Computer-on-Modules are energy efficient and powerful

Kontron has announced for the first time two new modules in the Qseven form factor at embedded world 2018. Depending on the requirements, the Qseven-Q7AL module is available with Intel Atom,...


Collaboration on edge computing for the Industrial IoT

NXP Semiconductors and Kontron, part of technology group S&T have announced their collaboration to couple NXP's i.MX and Layerscape families of Arm-based processors with Kontron/S&T's expertise in...


AMD Ryzen 'Embedded V1000' processorer porteres til COM Express og Mini-ITX

Kontron has announced modules and boards based on the new AMD Ryzen Embedded V1000 processors at Embedded World 2018. Kontron uses the platform for formfactor COM Express Compact and Mini-ITX. 


Kontron Security Solution: Un concetto innovativo per la sicurezza delle applicazioni IoT e Industry 4.0 (Italian)

Kontron ha sviluppato un approccio olistico alla protezione dei sistemi embedded basato sulla sicurezza a livelli di BIOS, sistema operativo e applicazioni.


The SMARC™ Evolution

Martin Unverdorben, Chairman at Standardization Group for Embedded Technologies (SGET) and Product Manager SMARC at Kontron AG, appreciates SMARC™2.0, SGET’s new version of ist popular...


Industry Statement by Hannes Niederhauser: "L’edge et le fog computing constitueront l'interface entre domaines IT et OT dans les usines" (French)

L’année 2018 apportera des changements et des progrès notables dans les domaines de l’industrie 4.0 et de l’informatique embarquée dans les usines. Six grandes tendances se dégagent selon Hannes...


Embedded security concept for IoT and Industry 4.0 environments

Global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT) Kontron earlier this year at Embedded world, presented for the first time its trend-setting Kontron Secure Systems concept. This concept...


Skalerbare IoT-løsninger med afsæt i Microsoft Azure

Kontron har udviklet en skalerbar IoT-løsning med tilhørende produkter til brug i specielt produktionsmiljøer, der er baseret på Microsoft Azure platformen (in english).


Kontron TRACe Products Selected by Centum Adetel for Infotainment / Security Systems on Major US Railway Line

Kontron has announced that its TRACe™ transportation computing products have been chosen by Centum Adetel Transportation Solution (CATS) for its complete information solution.


Embedded Cloud: close to the factory floor, fast and secure

Kontron’s Embedded Cloud is specifically geared towards the Smart Factory directly addressing IIoT needs. The goal is to optimize the production process through real-time analysis of all data...


Kontron Releases 737 MAX Line-Fit Deliveries with Global Eagle Entertainment

Kontron has launched Boeing 737 MAX line-fit deliveries in association with Global Eagle Entertainment Inc., Kontron said. The company now offers line-fit solutions for Boeing and Airbus.

Kontron et Beamr élèvent d’un cran la densité d’encodage HEVC de flux vidéo 4K HDR

A l’occasion du salon IBC 2017 qui ferme ses portes aujourd’hui 19 septembre à Amsterdam, le fabricant de plates-formes embarquées Kontron et le spécialiste des solutions d’encodage et...

Boards and modules powered by Intel Atom processor

Kontron in Augsburg, Germany, is introducing the rugged CP6006-SA new-generation 6U CompactPCI server-class embedded computing board for multi-CPU server-class applications in demanding...


Rugged 6U CompactPCI embedded computing board for demanding environments offered by Kontron

Kontron in Augsburg, Germany, is introducing the rugged CP6006-SA new-generation 6U CompactPCI server-class embedded computing board for multi-CPU server-class applications in demanding...


HMI products come in widescreen and standard aspect ratios

Two ranges of robust, industrial grade Panel PCs and monitors have been introduced by Kontron which are a direct result of the portfolio harmonisation after its recent merger with S&T Group. The...


Kontron va fusionner avec la filiale allemande de la société de logiciels et de services S&T

C’est désormais officiel et acté. Kontron, le fabricant allemand de modules, cartes et systèmes prêts à l’emploi pour les marchés de l’embarqué, va perdre son indépendance et fusionner avec S&T...


Helping Mass Transit Become More Secure: COTS Platforms Enable Smarter, Real-Time Video Surveillance

To keep passengers, employees, equipment and infrastructure safe, it is incumbent on transit agencies to implement the highest protection methods possible. Video surveillance is viewed as a key...


AIX: Kontron 2Ku MODMAN selected by Gogo for connectivity

Kontron has announced that Gogo will deploy its next-generation MODMAN (Modem Manager) unit in its 2Ku inflight connectivity system in both retrofit and OEM line-fit programmes.


Kontron: new Rackmount series based on Intel Core and Xeon processors

Kontron has introduced a new Rackmount series for industrial and medical applications. Based on the Intel C236 chipset, the Kontron ZINC19 rackmount series supports 6th Generation Intel Core and...


Kontron met ses cartes mères industrielles à l’heure des Core et Xeon de 7e génération d’Intel

Alors que Kontron a déjà porté les nouveaux Celeron, Core et Xeon à architecture x86 Kaby Lake (dévoilés par Intel en janvier) sur des modèles de modules COM Express, le fabricant allemand a...


New servers promise intelligent data crunching for IoT of aviation

The inflight connectivity industry is keen to tap into the Internet of Things (IoT) revolution. The benefits of IoT to flight operations, maintenance, and cabin crew are frequently cited, with...


Kontron Expands Operations Equipment Portfolio

APEX Insight: Kontron introduced its new Ace Flight 4608 server at APEX EXPO in Singapore today. Designed to meet sophisticated communication application requirements, it will enhance airlines’...


Kontron airborne hardware and Immfly software combine in wireless inflight entertainment solution for Iberia Express Airlines

Engineers at Immfly, an in-flight digital solutions provider in Barcelona, Spain, have qualified an advanced airborne server and cabin wireless access point (CWAP) from Kontron, a global provider...


Kontron, Immfly successfully collaborate on wireless IFE for Iberia Express

Kontron, a global market leader for embedded computing technology (ECT), today announced that in-flight digital solutions provider Immfly has successfully qualified Kontron’s advanced airborne...


Simplify NFV/SDN with converged hardware/software platform

Kontron’s Symkloud converged infrastructure platform future-proofs data centers with modular design and integrated compute, storage, and switching for wireless, video and IoT/data analytic...


Interview: Kontron

Featuring the company’s Sven Freudenfeld, responsible for Business Development at Kontron’s Telecom and Cloud Infrastructure Communication Business Unit.


Applied Micro Circuits Increases Focus On NFV To Help Accelerate X-Gene Revenue

There has been a lot of buzz in the industry over the last several years about ARM Holdings ’ and its partners’ plans to go after the datacenter market with a particular focus on servers....


Proof of Concept: Broadcast Quality 4K/UHD Video Transcoding in the Cloud

Kontron works with ISV video transcoding partners to achieve 60fps HEVC video transcoding of 4K/UHD streams on SYMKLOUD Converged Modular Servers using up to 18 Intel® Xeon® processor E3-1200 v4...


Modular Platform Approach Enables Predictive Productivity

As manufacturing becomes more automated and distributed, it also needs to be configurable and reliable so that manufacturers can react quickly to changing conditions yet protect their investments...


HPEC and Virtualization Technologies Strength Military Networking

No discussion of military communications and networks today is complete without addressing the threat of cyber attacks. That is why cyber security is taking center stage in recent DoD initiatives...


IBC 2015 video interview – Sven Freudenfeld, Kontron

Sven Freudenfeld, business development, telecom and cloud at Kontron, talks about the challenges facing content owners in meeting demand for 4K video and the benefits of cloud solutions.


Intelligent Intensive Ventilation Thanks to a Strong Processor Module

Sudden respiratory arrest or acute respiratory distress - a patient's life can be at stake within a matter of seconds in such critical situations. Intensive care ventilators are indispensible in...


Unmanned robot as A-Team for army and civil defense

In critical environments, military and civilian task forces often use unmanned robots in order to scout the terrain and eliminate hot spots. Roboteam has developed the ROCU-7, an intelligent...


Kontron discusses the impact virtualization can have on network capacity, including how NFV bolsters voice and video efficiency

Network capacity issues continue to impact mobile operators as consumer demand for voice and video services surpasses the billions of dollars spent on spectrum and advances in network technology...


Interview with Rolf Schwirz – Chief Executive Officer, Kontron

Where does your company fit in the Internet of Things technology trend? How will you benefit from the projected growth?

Kontron’s customers are creating innovative IoT-solutions and transforming...


Applicationready platform choices expand rugged application possibilities

Defense OEMs must find a way to cost-effectively meet mounting data throughput and processing needs with commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) platforms in smaller form factors. Application-ready...


Kontron outlines recent developments in inflight Wi-Fi

Kontron has issued a document entitled “Beyond Wireless IFE” that explains some of the issues surrounding the use of wireless access points (WAPs) and Wi-Fi onboard an aircraft.


As worries over in-flight hacking increase, Kontron intros speedy, secure cabin access point

In-flight Wi-Fi may have gotten a boost with embedded computing technology company Kontron's Cab-n-Connect, an A100 cabin wireless access point (CWAP) that the company says improves bandwidth...


Kontron comes out loud and proud about wireless system security

News headlines about hackers trying to find vulnerabilities in inflight entertainment (IFE) and communications systems on board aircraft may have died down for now, but behind the scenes the...


IoT deployers must plan for application evolution

Prem Kumar, VP Technology Platform, Kontron

Filmed at: Internet of Things World, Moscone Center, San Francisco, May 12-13, 2015

Prem Kumar says that those wanting to introduce commercial IoT...


Rich COM Express Options and SMARC Alternatives Add Complexity to Design Strategies

It takes an understanding of connected embedded application needs in order to choose the right PICMG COM Express Computer-on-Module (COM), with choices defined by form factor and pin-out types. 


Pre-Tested Box Solutions Accelerate UAV Payload Designs

Validated small form factor box-level systems are emerging as as high value design tools. For complex, space-constrained applications like UAV payloads these systems accelerate the path toward...


Best practices in meeting oil and gas data acquisition needs

Similar to other industrial markets, oil and gas operations are realizing the powerful results of harnessing data to improve processes, make more-informed business decisions, and manage safety,...


Many Approaches Vie for Board and Box Integration Success

Today’s performance hungry military applications require a variety of board and system solutions for success. Technologies such as COM Express, VPX and PCI Express form a spectrum of solutions...


Kontron: A long history of embedded systems for the future of the Internet of Things

The momentum of the Internet of Things is growing strongly and its transformative power starts to appear clear to many industries. Certainly, there are challenges to be faced in terms of...

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