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EN50155-certified 19” platform for train control

EN50155-certified 19” platform for train control
Global provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), Kontron, has announced the TRACe-RM404-TR, a fanless 19” 1,5U railway computer. EN50155-certified, it is designed for train control and communication applications. A robust and compact 19” 1.5U box computer, the TRACe-RM404-TR provides a balance between processing performance, I/Os, power consumption, and reliability in demanding railway environments.
13th February 2019

Data logger to optimise fleet operations and maximise productivity

Data logger to optimise fleet operations and maximise productivity
Kontron has announced its in-vehicle EvoTRAC P201 high performance data logger. The EvoTRAC P201 is designed to reliably collect and store large video imaging and associated data to the Cloud. In addition, the EvoTRAC P201 can be used to monitor essential in-vehicle information helping operators reduce costs and maximise fleet productivity.
10th December 2018

Delivering the Power To Fast-Track Autonomous In-Vehicle Designs

Kontron announced two new platforms designed to fast-track autonomous in-vehicle applications in the evolution of Smart Cities system development. Kontron's S2000 Development Platform and the upcoming availability of its high performance embedded computing (HPEC) EvoTRAC(TM) S1901 platform give developers a deployment-ready design environment and a powerful computing platform that matches ongoing transportation ecosystem needs.
3rd November 2018


Single board computer VX3106 for embedded systems in transportation

Single board computer VX3106 for embedded systems in transportation
Kontron has announced the VX3106. The 3U VPX SBC features an a 64-bit ARM Cortex-v8 A72 based processor with speeds up to 1.8GHz, main memory up to 16GB DDR4 and up to 64GB of eMMC. Its soldered memory, 1Gb FRAM technology for memory retention over power loss, low power consumption and tolerance of temperature ranges from -20 to 65°C makes it well suited for applications in the transportation, avionics, and defence industries.
9th October 2018

TRACe EN50155-certified transportation computers

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, an EN50155 certified fanless generic platform, features the latest Intel Atom E3900 series processors and 6th Generation Intel Core processors.
17th September 2018

Kontron 3U VPX computer certified for safe railway applications

Kontron 3U VPX computer certified for safe railway applications
Kontron has announced that its COTS 3U VPX-based embedded computer has successfully been qualified and certified at the higher security level SIL-4 by Alstom for safe railway applications. "We are very pleased to have been selected by Alstom, a worldwide leading supplier of reliable and safe transportation systems, to provide our COTS-based safety embedded computers," said Alain Spors, Director of Sales at Kontron. "The Kontron offering meets the high level of quality and performance required by Alstom."
17th July 2018

Enabling new range of in-vehicle intelligent management

Enabling 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 range of in-vehicle management, remote access and cloud-based applications. Providing the mobile connectivity and onboard recording device storage needed for a new generation of intelligent systems, the EvoTRAC G103 features a WiFi and 4G Advanced Pro+ LTE module, and includes 64GB eMMC for onboard storage as well as optional fixed storage capacity.
7th June 2018

Regenerative braking design captures power to deliver lower emissions

Regenerative braking design captures power to deliver lower emissions
Kontron has announced that its EvoTRAC G102 In-Vehicle Rugged Cellular Gateway is designed into Hyliion's intelligent electric hybrid system for Class 8 trucks and trailers. Hyliion is gaining recognition as a developer of electrification solutions that hold the potential to transform the commercial trucking industry. The Hyliion 6X4HE uses its patented hybrid electrification design to deliver fuel savings, lower emissions and a better driver experience.
7th June 2018

Connectivity for smart next generation in-vehicle systems

Connectivity for smart next generation in-vehicle systems
The new flexible in-vehicle platform from Kontron, provides valuable building block that accelerates on and off-road application innovation. Kontron introduced the EvoTRAC(TM) G102 In-Vehicle Rugged Cellular Gateway for on and off-road vehicle use. The EvoTRAC(TM) G102 is a flexible open-architecture building block platform engineered to help developers accelerate application-specific innovation.
25th April 2018

Deep learning for autonomous vehicles

Designing a suitable architecture for a changing and computationally demanding workload for autonomous driving is a difficult task.
14th March 2018

Improving the customer experience on US railway lines

Improving the customer experience on US railway lines
TRACe transportation computing products from Kontron have been chosen by Centum Adetel Transportation Solution (CATS) for its complete information solution. A system integrator of advanced embedded transportation systems, Centum Adetel Transportation Solution selected Kontron's TRACe products for its enhanced information, entertainment and security features.
10th October 2017

Train communications system powered by transportation computers

Train communications system powered by transportation computers
Kontron and CSiT have announced that CSiT's TRANSIS-Train communications system which is powered by Kontron's TRACe transportation computing products is in the process of being qualified by a large North America municipal transit agency. The TRANSIS on-board system will be installed during the next two weeks in an operational setting so the transit authority can test and validate its multi-modal integrated public address, passenger infotainment, media/advertising, CCTV and wireless connectivity capabilities over the next 12 months.
16th May 2017

Cabin wireless access point receives FAA approval

Cabin wireless access point receives FAA approval
It has been announced by Kontron that the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has given the company's Cab-n-Connect A100 Cabin Wireless Access Point (CWAP) its Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA) Supplement for multiple aircraft models including Boeing 737-700, 737-800, 767-200, 767-300, Airbus A330-300, A320-200, and Embraer ERJ 190-100. 
25th October 2016

Future technology development agreed to optimise train flow

Future technology development agreed to optimise train flow
Provider of Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), Kontron, announced that it has signed a framework agreement with Bombardier Transportation. This agreement extends the previous preferred technology supplier Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) going beyond the initial rail control solutions scope into a joint design and development relationship. 
21st October 2016

Gore & Kontron collaborate on next-gen airborne digital networks

As the passenger demand for quick and easy access to In-Flight Entertainment and Connectivity (IFEC) increases, aircraft IFEC systems need to provide faster data transmission over longer distances. W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) and Kontron are working together to successfully meet these growing demands.
25th September 2015

Transportation computer family delivers design flexibility

Transportation computer family delivers design flexibility
Designed specifically for the transportation market, the TRACe family of operational computers has been launched by Kontron. The two platforms introduced, the TRACe B304-TR and TRACe V304-TR, deliver proven, rugged and feature-rich building blocks that allow design flexibility. 
11th June 2014

Rugged embedded PC gives OEMs additional I/O options

Rugged embedded PC gives OEMs additional I/O options
Kontron announce the next-generation high-performance embedded computer COBALT system. Offering a complete rugged small form factor system, Kontron's next-generation COBALT  leverages the company's hardened COM Express COMs and optimizes the latest Intel x86 architecture.
21st November 2013

Kontron launches new vehicle computers to bring buses, commercial vehicles and mobile machinery to the cloud

Kontron launches new vehicle computers to bring buses, commercial vehicles and mobile machinery to the cloud
At Innotrans in Berlin, Germany, 18.-21st September, Kontron is launching a new on-board computer to bring buses, commerical vehicles, mobile construction, agricultural and industrial machinery to the cloud. With the application-ready cellular connectivity, the flexible processor options and variable I/O interfaces, the rugged Kontron vehicle computers MICROSPACE MPCX60 can be used for a multitude of widely differing tasks in public transport vehicles, fleet management, and commercial vehicle control systems.
20th September 2012

Kontron's new 4U industrial rackmount server features 2nd generation Intel Core i3/i5/i7 processors and a new system design

Kontron's new 4U industrial rackmount server features 2nd generation Intel Core i3/i5/i7 processors and a new system design
Today Kontron has announced the availability of the KISS 4U Short Q67Flex, the latest addition to the Kontron Industrial Silent Server (KISS) family in the 4U short 19 rack format. The industrial rackmount server boasts long-term availability as well as outstanding speed and graphics performance with the 2nd generation Intel Core i3/i5/i7 processors. Compared to its predecessors, this 4U industrial rackmount server offers improved features which deliver a new level of robustness and more convenience. The server's scope of application is extended into demanding areas such as in-vehicle systems in the transportation segment or military applications.
14th February 2012

Kontron Microspace MPCX28: in-vehicle PC with Intel Atom Z530 processor

Kontron Microspace MPCX28: in-vehicle PC with Intel Atom Z530 processor
At SPS/IPC/Drives, Kontron unveiled its first longtime available in-vehicle PC, based on the Intel Atom Z530 processor and Intel System Controller Hub US15W, with a flexible PCI/104 socket for ultra flat and space-saving PCI/104 expansion cards. Further options for customization include 2 PCIe Mini Card Slots for custom specific options such as GPS, GSM/UMTS, and WLAN.
24th January 2011


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