At DSEI, Kontron Shows Defense System Benefits Achieved through Decades of Experience Engineering Rugged, High-performance Mission Critical Computers

Enabling secure, connected systems Kontron will showcase versatile line of rugged HPEC, OpenVPX, modular building block and application-ready computing platforms

Augsburg – Kontron, a global market leader for embedded computing technology (ECT), delivers feature-rich advanced products for mil-aero applications proven in demonstrated harsh environment program success. Kontron’s decades of experience in engineering high performance, mission critical computers gives defense system developers a unique blend of both COTS and specialized systems design that can be custom-tailored to meet the most demanding requirements.

Kontron is also taking leading role as a driving force enabling the Internet of Things (IoT). Vincent Chuffart, Product Portfolio Manager at Kontron will present, “Computing meets the Internet of Things” on Tuesday, September 15 from 1500-1530.

Booth highlights include:

• New highly-integrated 3U VPX SBC, the VX3058, integrates the advanced 8-core version of the Intel® Xeon®-D processor and features Dual 10 GbE, PCIe 3.0 and high speed DDR4 memory

• Turn-key VX3058-based Kontron StarVX HPEC platform enables workload consolidation into a single rugged server using parallel virtual machine (VM) execution to meet exploding compute-intensive system demands

• COBALT system platform provides a versatile modular, building block solution for evolving defense program requirements

• TRACe™ HMI is adaptable, EN50155-certified and fanless panel PC display that delivers maximum interoperability for on-board military computers

• Largest rugged standards-based portfolio of application-ready VME, VPX and Computer-onModule platforms

• Live demos -

 • COBALT rugged box-level platform running advanced situational awareness in mission-critical systems

 • Rackmount CompactPCI supporting common LRU’s resulting in reduced TCO

 • SYMKLOUD cloud infrastructure platform for virtualisation applications in below-deck naval systems

Where: DSEI, ExCeL London, Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway

When: September 15 - 18, 2015

Location: Kontron Booth -- #S3-285

We invite you to learn more about how Kontron is driving mission-critical computing and system security advancements. Please contact Martin Farjah to schedule a meeting with a Kontron defense and embedded computing security expert: (+49) 531 387 33 22 or

About Kontron

Kontron, a global leader in embedded computing technology and trusted advisor in IoT, works closely with its customers, allowing them to focus on their core competencies by offering a complete and integrated portfolio of hardware, software and services designed to help them make the most of their applications.

With a significant percentage of employees in research and development, Kontron creates many of the standards that drive the world’s embedded computing platforms; bringing to life numerous technologies and applications that touch millions of lives. The result is an accelerated time-to-market, reduced total-cost-of-ownership, product longevity and the best possible overall application with leading-edge, highest reliability embedded technology.

Kontron is a listed company. Its shares are traded in the Prime Standard segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange and on other exchanges under the symbol “KBC”. For more information, please visit:

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