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2017/02/24

New Kontron Embedded Boards With 7th Generation Intel® Processors

Compact mITX and FlexATX motherboards based on high-performance Intel® quad core processors

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2017/02/22

"Secure and Connected" – Kontron to Present its Newest Products at embedded world 2017

Augsburg, February 22, 2017 – Kontron, a leading global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), will present numerous innovations at embedded world 2017 in Nuremberg, Hall 1, Booth 478,...

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2017/02/22

Kontron partners with Canonical to enable universal OpenStack-based virtualized services

●    Kontron first to market a hardware infrastructure platform fully integrated, supported and managed in line with OpenStack life cycle releases

●    Truly open source and production-ready for...

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2017/02/15

Kontron AG is planning to merge with S&T Deutschland Holding AG

Augsburg, February 15, 2017 Kontron, a leading global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), announces that today the Management Board of Kontron AG signed a letter of intent with the...

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2017/02/08

Kontron to talk NFVi/SDN migration strategy for CSPs at MWC 2017

Augsburg, Germany, February 8, 2017 – Kontron, a global provider of cloud and carrier-class infrastructure platforms, confirms today that it will be exhibiting at the 2017 edition of Mobile World...

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2017/02/06

New Kontron embedded pITX motherboard – maximum performance in a tiny package

Highly efficient and secure featuring latest dual- and quad-core Intel® Atom™ E39xx and Celeron® N3350 CPUs

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2017/02/01

New Kontron COM Express Modules Featuring Latest Generation Intel® Processors

COMe-bKL6 and COMe-cKL6 featuring 7th Generation Intel® Core™ and Intel® Xeon® CPUs for highest performance and graphics requirements

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2017/02/01

Stefan Franke appointed to the Management Board of Kontron AG

Augsburg, Germany, February 01, 2017 – Kontron, a leading global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), announces that the supervisory board has appointed Mr. Stefan Franke as member of...

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2017/01/26

Kontron to include Intel 7th Generation Intel® Core™ processor family in its latest embedded products

Embedded specialist to launch numerous new motherboards and modules featuring powerful Intel® Kaby Lake technology in early 2017

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2017/01/25

Finance- and Chief Restructuring Officer Dr. Thomas Riegler resigns from office by mutual agreement after securing refinancing

Augsburg, January 25, 2017 – Kontron, Kontron AG, a leading global provider of Embedded Computer Technology (ECT), announces that the restructuring expert Dr. Thomas Riegler informed the...

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2017/01/23

New Kontron Embedded Thin mITX Motherboard – compact, energy-saving and long-term available

Highly efficient dual- and quad-core Intel® Atom™ E39xx and Celeron® N3350 SoC Series processors maximize performance in a highly robust package – Kontron Security Solutionas a standard

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2016/12/14

Kontron presents COM Express® compact Computer-on-Module featuring latest generation Intel® Atom™ E3900 processor series

New IoT-ready Kontron COM Express® compact module family optimizes graphics and processing performance in a highly robust package

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2016/12/14

Hannes Niederhauser is appointed as the new Chairman of the Board of Kontron AG

Augsburg, December 14, 2016 – Kontron AG, a leading global provider of Embedded Computer Technology (ECT), announces that today, Mr. Hannes Niederhauser was appointed Chairman of the Board of...

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2016/12/06

New Kontron Embedded FlexATX Desktop Motherboard: Advanced features and high-end performance

Now available with Intel® Core™ i3, i5, i7 or 6th Generation Intel® Xeon® E3 Quad Core Processors

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2016/12/06

Changes in the administrative structure of Kontron AG

Augsburg, December 6, 2016 – Kontron AG, a leading global provider of Embedded Computer Technology (ECT), announces that today the Supervisory Board of Kontron AG decided to appoint Mr. Hannes...

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2016/12/06

Court appointment of three new Supervisory Board members at Kontron AG

Augsburg, December 6, 2016 – Kontron AG, a leading global provider of Embedded Computer Technology (ECT), announces that Mr. Richard Neuwirth, Mr. Michael Jeske and Mr. Michael Roider, were...

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2016/11/30

Kontron AG decides on restructuring program

Augsburg, November 30, 2016 – Kontron AG, a leading global provider of Embedded Computer Technology (ECT), announces that the Supervisory Board and the Management Board of Kontron AG decided in...

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2016/11/21

New Kontron Embedded mITX Desktop Motherboard - extended features and higher performance in mini format

Now available with Intel® Core™ i3, i5, i7 or 6th Generation Intel® Xeon® E3 Quad Core Processors

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2016/11/16

Kontron introduces SMARC 2.0 Computer-on-Module based on latest generation Intel® Atom™, Pentium® and Celeron® processors

New IoT-ready Kontron SMARC 2.0 module family with maximized graphics and processing performance in a highly robust package

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2016/11/11

Changes in the administrative structure of Kontron AG

Augsburg, November 11, 2016 – Kontron AG, a leading global provider of Embedded Computer Technology (ECT), informs that the members of the Supervisory Board of Kontron AG, Rainer Erlat (Chairman),...

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2016/11/07

Kontron launches COM Express® mini Computer-on-Module featuring latest generation Intel® Atom™, Pentium® and Celeron® processors

New IoT-ready Kontron COM Express® mini module family maximizes graphics and processing performance in a highly robust package

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2016/11/03

Changes in the supervisory board of Kontron AG

Augsburg, November 3, 2016 - Kontron AG, a leading global provider of Embedded Computer Technology (ECT), announces that Dr. Valerie Barth has been court-appointed as the sixth member of the...

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2016/10/27

Kontron announces Q3 results in line with the revised expectations for the full year 2016

  • Revenues € 89.5 million (down 21.1 % on 3Q15: € 113.4 million)
  • Order intake € 79.0 million (down 29.0 % on 3Q15: € 111.2 million)
  • Order backlog € 261.7 million (down 18.4 % on 3Q15: € 320.7 million)
  • Gross margin still suffering from weak revenues: 20.6 % (26.7 % in 3Q15)
  • EBIT net of restructuring cost and non-recurring costs comes to € -6.7 million (3Q15: € 5.1 million)
  • New restructuring program commenced
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2016/10/26

Kontron integrates latest generation Intel® Atom™, Pentium® and Celeron® processors into its Computer-on-Modules and motherboards

Kontron’s five new passively-cooled boards and modules with powerful, energy-efficient Intel® technology will be available 4th quarter 2016

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2016/10/25

Kontron receives FAA PMA Supplement on its Cab-n-Connect A100 cabin wireless access point for Boeing, Airbus and Embraer aircraft models

Augsburg, Germany, October 25, 2016Kontron, a leading global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), today announced that the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has given the...

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2016/10/24

Kontron’s ACE Flight 4608 brings data center-grade performance to commercial aircraft

High performance 8-core airborne server easily handles increased broadband connectivity needs while supporting enhanced flight operations capabilities

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2016/10/20

Kontron signs framework agreement with Bombardier Transportation extending preferred technology supplier relationship

Joint design and development agreement – future technologies will optimize flow of trains and improve mobility solutions

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2016/09/21

Kontron TRACe transportation computing products selected by CSiT for its TRANSIS Train Integrated Communications System

Augsburg, Germany, September 21, 2016 Kontron, a leading global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), today announced that its TRACe™ transportation computing products have been...

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2016/09/20

Enabling seamless, easily-managed, reliable transportation system connectivity, Kontron introduces high performance Ethernet switch

The new TRACe-NET Switch is designed and tested specifically to meet the onboard connectivity needs of the transportation industry

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2016/09/13

Kontron’s first COM Express® Type 7 Computer-on-Module delivers server-class performance in a small form factor

The new COMe-bBD7 based on Intel® Xeon® processor D-1500 processors features up to 16 core server-grade processor and two 10GbE interfaces

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2016/09/06

Kontron extends industry’s first embedded Security Solution line with new COM Express Computer-on-Modules

New COMe-bSL6 / COMe-bSL6R E2S modules based on Intel® 6th Generation Core™ / Xeon® Processors E3 v5 Family deliver increased memory, faster graphics and processing performance benefits in addition to full security protection

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2016/08/01

Notification: DIRECTORS' DEALING

Kontron AG: Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities and persons closely associated with them

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2016/07/25

Changes in the Management Board of Kontron AG

Augsburg, July 25, 2016 - Following Kontron AG's Supervisory Board's decision on July 25, 2016, Rolf Schwirz has been dismissed from his position as CEO and Andreas Plikat has been dismissed from...

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2016/07/25

Kontron AG: Demand remains weak – annual guidance withdrawn

  • Revenue 90.9 Mio. € (-16.2 % to 2Q15: 108.5 Mio. €)
  • Order intake 104.6 Mio. € (+4.5 % to 2Q15: 100.1 Mio. €). Backlog 270.2 Mio. € (-16.2% to 2Q15: 322.5 Mio. €)
  • Gross margin reflects weak revenue and write offs: 18.6 %, below target 25 %
  • Impairment Test provides correctional amount of 60.9 Mio. € on goodwill as well as 6.0 Mio. € on fixed assets
  • EBIT adjusted by restructuring cost, one time cost and write offs based on impairment test -10.0 Mio. € (2Q15: -1.8 Mio. €)

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2016/07/21

Kontron first to offer embedded hardware security solution product line providing full protection capabilities off-the-shelf

Augsburg, Germany, July 21, 2016Kontron, a leading global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), today announced the company’s new embedded hardware security solution product line....

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2016/07/15

Kontron withdraws its guidance for 2016

Augsburg, Germany, July 15, 2016 – Kontron AG, a leading global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), announces that the revenue weakness encountered during the first half of the year...

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2016/06/09

Kontron AG reports first progress with implementing its new strategy

Augsburg, Germany, June 9, 2016 - Kontron AG, a leading global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), today gave testimony of its fiscal year 2015 and reported first steps towards the...

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2016/06/09

Kontron Delivers First Cobalt 901-based HM200 Satellite Modem to Hughes Network Systems

Kontron and Hughes: best-in-class embedded computing and airborne SATCOM Systems

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2016/06/06

Kontron announces partner agreement with Connect Tech expanding access to a wider range of COMe based solutions

Increased product availability allows embedded systems designers to more quickly develop, scale and deploy a broader range of small form factor applications

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2016/06/03

Changes in the Management Board of Kontron AG


Augsburg, June 03, 2016Kontron AG, a leading global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), announces changes in its CFO position. Mr. Michael Boy, previously responsible CFO, has...

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2016/05/31

Kontron serves up long-life, ultra-dependable HEVC video delivery

SYMKLOUD Series now feature HEVC hardware-accelerated transcoding for MSOs, OTT vendors, and broadcasters who seek cloud-based HD, UHD video infrastructure

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2016/05/02

Kontron announces first shipments of its high performance VPX computing node based on Intel® Xeon® Processor D

Augsburg, May 2, 2016Kontron, a leading provider of embedded computing technology (ECT), announces it is shipping its high performance 3U VPX board, based on the advanced 8-core version of the...

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2016/04/28

Kontron AG shows seasonally subdued start to 2016, annual guidance confirmed

  • Revenues down 9.1 % to € 89.5 million (1Q15: € 98.5 million)
  • Gross margin up 1.6 percentage points on the prior year at 27.1 % on account of savings in cost of materials
  • EBIT adjusted for restructuring cost down € 2.7 million to € -4.9 million compared to the prior year
  • Order intake down 8.9 % to € 79.9 million
  • Annual earnings guidance confirmed: revenues corridor € 460 - 480 million, gross margin > 25 %, adjusted EBIT margin 3 - 5 %

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2016/04/27

Kontron platforms meet long-term DoD UAS roadmap requirements for modularity, safety-critical interoperability and optimized SWaP-C

Kontron excels at advanced integration of multi-core, small form factor solutions that support the diverse range of UAS compute-intensive imaging and sensor control payloads

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2016/04/18

Keepixo launches high-density, broadcast quality OTT transcoding solution on Kontron SYMKLOUD platform

Augsburg, Germany, April 18, 2016Kontron, a leading global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), and Keepixo, a leading provider of software-based head-end solutions for IPTV and...

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2016/04/13

Kontron announces new mITX-BW motherboard: robust with long term availability

Augsburg,  April 13, 2016Kontron, a leading provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), announces the immediate availability of a new mITX motherboard with Intel® Atom™ N3xxx System on...

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2016/04/12

Inmarsat selects Kontron as key supplier for European Aviation Network

Kontron airborne server to be deployed as part of new Air-to-Ground connectivity system

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2016/04/07

Kontron selected by Turkish Technic for new Airline program

Kontron’s advanced airborne server and wireless access point to be deployed as part of Cabin Wi-Fi system

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2016/04/05

Kontron and Immfly successfully collaborate on wireless Inflight Entertainment Solution for Iberia Express Airlines

Kontron airborne server and CWAP to roll out in Immfly Wi-Fi solution to entire Iberia Express fleet this summer

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2016/04/01

Kontron AG and Ennoconn Corporation formally commence their Strategic Partnership

Augsburg, Germany, April 1, 2016 – Kontron AG, a leading global provider of Embedded Computer Technology (ECT), and Ennoconn Corporation, Taiwan, a leading industrial mother board designer and...

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