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2017/06/27

Kontron Expands its Product and Services Portfolio in Association with S&T Group

Augsburg, June 27, 2017 – Kontron, a leading global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), announces that it will merge with S&T Deutschland Holding AG. The merger had been resolved at...

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2017/06/21

Kontron selected by Safran Electronics & Defense for small form factor certifiable rugged mission computers

Toulon, France, June 21, 2017 – Kontron, a leading provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), today announced it has been selected by Safran Electronics & Defense to supply COBALT mission...

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2017/06/20

Annual General Shareholder Meeting approves merger with a large majority

Augsburg, June 20, 2017 - Kontron, a leading global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), has received approval from a large majority of its shareholders for the merger agreement with...

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2017/06/12

Kontron and CENGN to demonstrate OPNFV reference platform ‘Danube’ and containerized vIMS using Kubernetes

Montreal, June 12, 2017 – Kontron, a global provider of cloud and carrier-class integrated infrastructure platforms, today announced it will join Canadian-based CENGN (Centre of Excellence in Next...

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2017/05/16

North American Transit Agency is Qualifying CSiT’s TRANSIS-Train On Board Communications System Powered by Kontron TRACe™ Transportation Computers

Montreal, May 15, 2017 – Kontron, a leading global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), and CSiT, a transit industry leader in supplying integrated communication and security solutions...

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2017/05/05

Kontron starts 2017 without a loss

  • Revenues of € 92.4 million comparable to prior year (1Q16: € 89.5 million)
  • Net result for the period of € 150k marks a return to the profit zone (1Q16: net loss of € 6.5 million)
  • Merger plans on track

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2017/05/02

Supervisory board of Kontron AG approves conclusion of a Merger Agreement

Augsburg, May 2, 2017 Kontron, a leading global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), announces that today, the supervisory board of Kontron AG has approved the conclusion of a merger...

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2017/04/27

Successful completion of cash capital increase

Kontron AG increased its share capital by 10% to € 61,251,325.00 against cash contributions excluding subscription rights

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2017/04/26

Kontron AG announces details of planned merger

Augsburg, April 26, 2017 Kontron, a leading global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), announces that Kontron AG and S&T Holding Deutschland AG are in advanced negotiations...

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2017/04/25

Kontron takes LoRa™ network for a journey with its standalone network server and IoT gateway for on-board Rail

New EN50155 railway certified TRACe LoRa-MQTT is first to provide a secure all-in-one LoRa network server and IoT gateway pushing MQTT streams to the cloud

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2017/04/06

Equity strengthening via capital increase

Kontron AG decides to increase its share capital by 10% to € 61,251,325.00 against cash contributions excluding subscription rights

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2017/04/06

Kontron AG publishes its results for the 2016 fiscal year

  • Revenues € 385.1 million (-17.7 % on 2015: € 467.7 million)
  • Order intake € 361.5 million (-7.7 % on 2015: € 391.8 million)
  • Gross margin of 14.6 % burdened by impairments of inventories and capitalized development projects (-11.5 percentage points on 2015: 26.1 %)
  • EBIT adjusted for restructuring cost and non-recurring costs comes to € - 58.8 million (2015: € 14.5 million)
  • Further integration of Kontron in the S&T Group

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2017/04/04

Kontron Launches Extreme AirDefense® Software to Counter Airline Cabin Wi-Fi Security Threats

New Extreme AirDefense Software Safeguards Against Data Theft and Service Attacks

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2017/04/03

Kontron 2Ku MODMAN selected by Gogo for its state-of-the-art inflight connectivity system

Kontron’s ARINC 791-compliant modem manager to support simultaneous Internet connectivity in Gogo’s retrofit and line-fit programs

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2017/03/31

Kontron brings 10Gb+40Gb Ethernet connectivity to legacy 1Gb+10Gb Ethernet switched multiprocessing systems

New VX6058 extends Kontron’s 6U VPX portfolio of commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) single board computers (SBCs) with Intel® Xeon® processor D-1500 product family

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2017/03/30

New Kontron 6U VPX Multi-Processing Board with Intel® Xeon® processor D-1500 product family

Compute-intensive and Size, Weight, Power and Cost (SWaP-C) optimized 6U VPX board featuring dual Intel® Xeon® 8-Core server class processors and 2-D graphics interface

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2017/03/28

At Aircraft Interiors Expo 2017, Kontron to highlight its advanced hardware, software and services that offer the shortest route to deployment

Meet with Kontron to learn how its certified IFE&C open platform solutions help reduce “connected aircraft” application complexity and cost

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2017/03/15

Kontron Presents New SMARC Evaluation Carrier

New Evaluation Carrier Board Based on the Current SGET SMARC 2.0 Specifications

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2017/03/15

Kontron Introduces Innovative Embedded Security Concept for IoT and Industry 4.0 Environments

Kontron Secure Systems Available as a Standard for all Products with Latest Generation Intel® Processors

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2017/03/14

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

New Kontron COMe-bBD7 based on server-grade Intel® Xeon® D-1500 CPUs with up to 16 cores and two 10GbE interfaces

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2017/03/14

Kontron to offer Embedded Cloud from a Single Source

Augsburg, Germany, March 14, 2017 – Kontron, a leading global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), together with its partner companies S&T and Ennoconn will present a joint corporate...

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2017/03/09

Kontron KBox C-102 Series: High Performance, Scalability, and Maintenance-Free Design

Powerful Industrial Computer Platforms based on COM Express® with 6th Generation Intel ® Core™ Processors or Intel® Xeon® CPUs

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2017/03/07

New Kontron 3.5" Single Board Computers

Highly efficient and powerful SBCs, based on Intel® Atom™ and Celeron® CPUs

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2017/03/02

Kontron Introduces High-Performance Workstation for Industrial and Medical Application

Kontron HPW 410 for high-end applications in demanding environments

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2017/03/01

New Kontron ZINC19 Rackmount Series: Powerful, Quiet, and Extremely Robust

Industrial-grade Kontron ZINC19 Rackmount Series in 2U and 4U Rack Units Based on 6th Generation Intel® Core™ or Intel® XEON® Processors

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2017/03/01

Kontron runs Fortinet virtualized Firewall in End-to-End vCPE demo at Mobile World Congress 2017

Augsburg, Germany, March 1, 2017 – Kontron, a global provider of cloud and carrier-class integrated infrastructure platforms, revealed today its centerpiece reference solution of virtualized...

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2017/02/27

Kontron launches new line of enterprise network appliances for CSPs to deliver versatile and cost-efficient vCPE managed services

Augsburg, Germany, February 27, 2017 – Kontron, a global provider of cloud and carrier-class integrated infrastructure platforms, announced today the introduction of its Kontron SYMKLOUD customer...

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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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