Defense

Military Rugged Boards, Systems & Enclosures

Kontron’s expertise in rugged system enclosure design combined with industry-leading portfolio of application-ready boards and platforms provides military contractors with a best-in-class systems designer under one roof.
  • Expertise in ruggedization, certification, full system integration and total custom solutions.
  • Extended product lifecycle management with long-term support.
  • Largest selection of product hardware available, including rugged COTS boards and platforms for interoperable, standards-based solutions.
  • Strategic partnerships that leverage the latest technology immediately as it’s available (Intel, Freescale, Wind River, etc.)
  • Dedicated military teams located strategically around the globe.

Military Systems
Kontron designs and delivers COTS and semi-custom system solutions to military customers – both government and prime contractors. By leveraging a long track-record of engineering excellence, project management and manufacturing capabilities, Kontron provides a unique blend of both COTS and specialized systems design that can be custom-tailored to meet the most demanding requirements of our customers and program partners. Rugged Enclosures Kontron has a wide range of rugged enclosures for a variety of applications - in both standard and custom configurations. Rack-mount or ATR form factor, shock-isolated or hardmount, Kontron enclosures are tuned to a variety of shock, vibration and EMI standards, based on operating environment.

Rugged COTS Technology
To fulfill the demanding environment requirements of the defense and other mission-critical markets, Kontron offers the largest product portfolio of application ready-boards, modules and platforms available in the embedded space today; from the long-standing technologies like VME and CompactPCI to the newer VPX and beyond. Kontron inside real-world applications

  • Next-Generation Combat Systems
  • Missile Systems
  • Autonomous Missile Systems
  • Tactical Battlefield Radar
  • Combat Management Systems
  • Battlefield Sensor Systems
  • Military GPS
  • UAVs
  • Communications, Command, Control and Intelligence (C4ISR)
     
Kontron meets the most rigorous embedded system design challenges and SWaP-C requirements for military customers.

High Performance Embedded Computing (HPEC)

Kontron has been providing high-end, multiprocessor-based HPEC system for mil-aero applications for years in a variety of architectures, including VME, CompactPCI, ATCA, MicroTCA, and most recently VPX. With this highly integrated HPEC VPX system, military programs that require high-end processing no longer need to make compromises in terms of performance or are forced to move to proprietary solutions. Kontron is able to match the sizeable speed, resolution and accuracy needs of DSP-based applications with the massive computing horsepower provided.
Defense

CP6940 New

6U CompactPCI®/VME 1/10/40 Gigabit Ethernet Switch

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CP3005-SA New

8th/9th Gen Intel® Core™ and Xeon® 3U CompactPCI CPU Board

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COBALT™ S1901 New

Rugged High Performance Mission Computing Platform

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S2000 Development Platform

Application Ready Hardware Platform for Autonomous Vehicles

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CompactPCI

The open modular standard, well established in all ECT markets. Kontron's leading portfolio covers 3U and 6U, CPU blades and Switches, Peripherals and Systems

3U Processor

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6U Processor

6U CompactPCI processor boards suppporting system and peripheral master, PICMG 2.16, system management IPMI, hotswap, TPM under various operating systems.

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3U I/O

3U Miscellaneous Controller Boards and Rear Transition Modules

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6U I/O

Rear Transition Modules for 6U ComppactPCI processor boards and switches. RTM's can interface to I/Os such as VGA, Ethernet, USB, IDE/SATA, COM, and others.

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Network/Switches

CompactPCI network adapter, fully managed or unmanaged Switches, for standard and rugged environments

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Carrier

CompactPCI HDD/SSD & PMC carrier cards

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CPCI Chassis

Standard selection of 3U and 6U CompactPCI card cages and ready integrated system platforms. Any kind of project specific variations can be provided on request.

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Accessories

Backplanes, Power Supplies

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CompactPCI Serial

The evolution of PICMG2.0 CompactPCI towards serial point to point connections via backplane

3U Processor

3U Intel x86 CPUs with full PC functionality

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3U Carrier

3U HDD/SSD & XMC Carrier Boards

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3U Network

3U Ethernet Boards

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CPCI S0 Chassis

Kontron's portfolio offer for CompactPCI® Serial system infrastructure is the perfect basis for nearly any modular robust system solution which needs high speed interconnects by PCIExpress®, SATA, Ethernet, and USB.

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Accessories

Backplanes, Power Supplies

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COM Express

COMe form factors basic (125x95), compact (95x95) and mini (84x55) with common PICMG pin-out types 6, 7, 10

COMe Basic

COMe Basic modules with a 125x95 mm footprint and pin-out types 6 and 7

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COMe Compact

COMe Compact modules with a 95x95 mm footprint and pin-out type 6 and 7

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COMe Mini

COMe Mini modules with a 84x55 mm footprint and pin-out type 10

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Starterkits, Evaluation Boards and Reference Carrier

Kontron's reference designs, evaluation boards and care free starterkits

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Accessories

Accessories for modules like graphics adapter, mezzanine cards, software and APIs, trainings

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Rugged Ethernet Switches&Routers

CERES-2402-PTP New

Compact Embedded Rugged Ethernet Switch

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TRACe-NET xM8P2G-1

Industrial Ethernet Switch for Railway applications

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Defense Computers

Kontron Defense Computers range from compact to modular mission computers, rugged blade computers, rugged enclosures and rugged ethernet switches

Compact Mission Computers

Kontron's next-generation COBALT product family delivers application-specific I/O ideally suited to established military application profiles. The new I/O options are cost-effective, modular solutions that streamline integration of situational awareness,

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Modular Mission Computers

Based on Kontron's vast VPX offering, they offer minimal footprint and maximal configurability for rugged environments.

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Rugged Blade Computers

StarVX is a modular baseline to build highly parallel rugged computers, featuring leading edge I/O bandwidth on the back plane, (10 times better than currently deploying HPEC architectures).

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Rugged Enclosures

Leveraging two decades of expertise in the rugged enclosure domain, Kontron has solutions for all types of computer boards and all grades of harsh environment.

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VME

After 35 years, VME still remains an ideal architecture for mission-critical applications requiring high reliability and extended life cycles

6U ARM SBCs

The Kontron family of VME 6U SBC offers a coherent solution to all needs of single board computing.

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6U Intel SBCs

The Kontron family of VME 6U SBC offers a coherent solution to all needs of single board computing.

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6U Power Architecture SBCs

The Kontron family of VME 6U SBC offers a coherent solution to all needs of single board computing.

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6U I/O

I/O mezzanines and carrier boards

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VME Chassis and Development Platforms

Wallmount/Rackmount, 6U, 19 inch enclosures, backplanes and power supplies.

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VPX

ANSI-VITA46 VPX is the widely used standard for cost-effective 10Gb Ethernet and PCI-Express networked systems as well as for Rugged and Long Life Cycle applications

3U Intel SBCs

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3U Power and ARM Architecture SBCs

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6U Processor

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3U Switch

Fully managed switching 1 and 10 Gigabit Ethernet, hybrid switching PCI-Express and Ethernet

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6U Switch

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3U GPU/GPGPU

3U VPX graphics cards offering military and aerospace applications leading-edge embedded GP/GPU graphics and parallel computing capabilities.

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3U Carrier

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Accessories

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