Open New Revenue Possibilities, Reduce Complexity and Costs of IFE&C Systems
Helping developers achieve a new generation of connected aircraft, Kontron leads the industry in offering highly-integrated systems for secure, reliable connectivity. Kontron solutions facilitate the future of In-flight Entertainment and Communication (IFE&C) deployments giving airlines real-time access to mission-critical data combined with new software to improve the passenger experience while reducing operational costs. At the same time, Kontron platforms make new revenue-generating onboard services possible. Solving the critical requirements for the ‘connected’ aircraft.
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 aviation industry has been doubling down on security for some time, and certain stakeholders are willing to discuss their efforts to counter cyber crime. Kontron is among the firms addressing this issue. Its integrated cabin wireless access points (CWAPs) currently support myriad streaming video and connectivity solutions on aircraft (and on the market).