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Kontron Australia

Corporate Profile

Company Information

Company Name
Kontron Australia
Unit 16/12 Yatala Road, Mount Kuring-gai NSW 2080
Postal Address
PO Box 332 Berowra Heights, NSW 2082
Web Address

Company Data

Number of Employees
Is your company a small to medium enterprise (SME)?
Is your company a product or service orientated business?
Does your company currently supply directly to the ADF or Department of Defence?
Does your company currently supply directly to a Defence prime contractor?

Industry and Defence Engagement

Member of an industry group or association


Contact Information

Primary Point of Contact

Allan Tomlinson
Managing Director
02 9457 0047
0400 077 773

Company Capabilities

Company Capability

Company Overview

Based in Sydney, Australia and the exclusive distributor for Kontron products in Australia and New Zealand, Kontron Australia offers customers a complete range of Embedded products, from credit card size Computer on Modules (COM) to large chassis based systems inc. carrier grade servers, NAB approved servers, VME, cPCI, VPX and legacy VME. We also offer a large range of industrial PC’s such as our KISS (Kontron Industrial Silent server), 1, 2 and 4U servers, our industry hardened Box PC’s and Panel PC’s. Kontron product is available for a minimum of 7 years with an extended life cycle program, extending the life cycle to 15 years.

The design side of ED² offers customers an experienced team that has over 30 years in the embedded design field. Using the world’s largest embedded platform COM, ED² has been designing base boards and carrier boards for our customers in Australia making them scalable and upgradeable for many years to come..

The ED² EDD101-j90 is a perfect example of a true embedded design, utilizing the COM (Computer on Module) concept, with a custom base board and expansion features, the EDD101 allows the customer to add features via it’s robust and front loadable peripherals set. Scale the computing platform and upgrade the feature set as needed.

Customers have peace of mind, knowing that whatever industry our systems are used in, our solutions can easily be brought up to the current generation of technology with minimal effort or stress offering on going cost-effectiveness

Exclusive distributor for Kontron's complete range of Embedded products in Australia and New Zealand.
Panel PC’s.
Industry hardened Box PC’s
credit card size Computers
on Modules known as COM
Large range of industrial PC’s such as our KISS (Kontron Industrial Silent server), 1, 2 and 4U servers
large chassis based systems including carrier grade servers, NAB approved servers, VME, cPCI, VPX and legacy VME
Showcase Capability

A range of Kontron products are suitable for Naval applications including those designed for use in ships and submarines. For example, Kontron high performance, rugged mission computer DARCTM VX108. It features powerful eight core Intel® Xeon®-class floating-point processing and two 10GbE optical ports. The DARCTM VX108 combination of SWaP-optimization, data-center server-class processing, network capabilities and I/O flexibility makes it ideal for C4ISR command and control, image processing, surveillance, virtual machine hypervisor, datacenter server processing, and network functional virtualization (NFV) applications.

Designed for use in military platforms requiring compliance to MIL-STD-810, MIL-STD-461, and MIL-STD-1275, the unit's passive natural convection-cooled chassis enables fanless operation over extended temperature ranges with no active cooling or cold plate accessories required. Moreover, its ultra-rugged, sealed enclosure protects the integrity of the equipment against all climatic elements such as dust, salt fog, sand, rain, ice, hail, solar radiation, fungi, or even wind, making the DARCTM VX108 a perfect candidate for use both in vehicles and outdoor applications.

Kontron is a leading designer/manufacturer of rugged solutions for Defense, Avionics, Communication, Automation, Energy, Infotainment, Medical & Transportation industries
Kontron product is available for a minimum of 7 years with an extended life cycle program, extending the life cycle to 15 years giving cost effective solutions
Kontron product is Fully customizable based on industrial motherboard technology, is used for visualization and frame grabbing purpose. The HMI also easily adjusts to the extreme light conditions in a submarine. This fully custom product is meant to operate under extreme conditions and withstand salt water and salt fog without any problems
Customer service and customer success is of paramount importance to Kontron Australia
Customer Product Specification Support
Small Customization, Application, Prototype Support
Board Bring-Up Support
Software Support
Transfer of market-leading knowledge & Online training

Key Customers

Key customers
BAE, Kontron ComExpress Modules, Conformal Coated to Standard
Saab Australia, Kontron Rack Mount Systems, VME Single Board Computers Conformal Coated to Standard
Thales Australia, Kontron CPCI Processor cards and Ethernet Switches Conformal Coating to MilSpec
Dept of Defence, Kontron Rack Mount Systems
Tait Ltd, Kontron Rack Mount Carrier Grade Servers
Key Partners
Intel Internet of Things Solutions Alliance
Real Time Systems GMBH
Freescale Semiconducter
Wind River
LORA Alliance
Monstavista Software, Inc.
ENEA Products & Services
ACCES I/O Products, Inc.
Boston Design Solutions, LLC
WOLF Industrial Systems Inc.
World Micro Components, Inc.
Surf Communications Solutions
Alt Software
3S Smart Software Solutions
Kuhnke Automation
Com Express
Cavium Networks

Standards and Accreditations

Standards and Accreditations
Kontron's products conform to various subject to their use standards include: ISO 9001 Quality Management Standard,
ISO 14001 Environmental Management Standard,
ISO 13485 Medical Industry Standard,
FAA REPAIR STATION Air Agency Certificate,
AS 9100 Aerospace Industry Standard
IRIS Railway Industry Standard,
ITAR International Traffic in Arms Regulations,
EASA 145 European Aviation Safety Agency,
MIL-STD 38999, MIL-STD-810, MIL-STD-810F, MIL-STD-461, MIL-STD-461F, and MIL-STD-1275
AS60870 Susceptability
IEC-60950 Safety
IEEE C47.90 CE Mark
EN55022 Class A & Class B
IEC60068-2-1 IEC60068-2-2 IEC60068-2-3, IEC60068-2-4, IEC60068-2-6, IEC60068-2-10, and IEC600529x

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