Interactive Kontron Product Guide Ready for Download

The new Kontron Product Guide 2006 is available from April 24 as an interactive mini CD and/or in printed form. The PDF, which is also interactive and is around 11 MB in size, can be downloaded immediately, where you can also order the printed version and the mini CD. The digital versions of the Product Guide are particularly handy as products are linked to their data sheets on the Internet, which are constantly updated. Other downloads are available online and inquiries can also be made directly to your local Kontron representative.

The 94-page Kontron Product Guide 2006 offers a comprehensive overview of Kontron’s entire product portfolio and key innovations. Innovations have been introduced in 16 product categories and are clearly indicated in the table of contents. What is more, compliance with the RoHS/lead-free EU directive is indicated for all products (RoHS = Restriction of Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive).

The latest arrivals on the scene include new platforms based on Intel(R) CoreTM Duo processors as well as solutions for COM-Standards ETX 3.0, ETXexpress (COM Express) and microETXexpress. On the system level, innovations are seen in the area of MicroTCA, space-saving industry servers, DIN Rail PCs and HMI/Microclients. The rugged mobile computing section has new rugged displays and EX-protected solutions for the oil and gas industry. Aside from Kontron’s product portfolio, which ranges from modules and boards, systems and software to application-ready platforms for embedded and rugged computer technology, examples of current applications illustrate the use of standard and custom products in the most important market segments for embedded and rugged computer technology.

About Kontron
A global leader in embedded computer technology and mobile rugged solutions, Kontron supplies a diversified customer base of OEMs, system integrators, and application providers in the: automation, test and measurement, communications, medical, gaming and entertainment, military, aerospace, transportation, and energy markets. The company helps its customers considerably reduce their time-to-market and gain a competitive advantage with products including: high-performance open computer platforms and systems, single board computers, human-machine interfaces, and mobile rugged computers and displays. Kontron employs more than 2,300 people worldwide and has manufacturing facilities in Europe, North America, and Asia-Pacific. The company is listed on the German TecDAX 30 stock exchange under the symbol “KBC”. Kontron is a Premier member in the Intel(R) Communications Alliance which means earliest access to leading-edge Intel technologies and privileged engineering support.