Industrial Automation with Kontron & Avnet

Reliable, rugged and smart

Your customers depend on your industrial automation products to ensure smooth operations on the production floor, under the harshest factory and field conditions. That takes more than repackaged conventional technology. Avnet and Kontron deliver highly ruggedized technologies tailored to precise solution needs.

Kontron boards and systems are true industrial computer platforms that are built to enable the next-generation needs of factories and other industrial facilities. In addition to ruggedness and robust performance, Kontron equipment helps set the pace for the broader industry in terms of security, reliability and manageability.

Leadership in manufacturing, where data is king

Embracing the trends of Industry 4.0 requires manufacturing embedded applications that function as cyber-physical systems, with robust data integration across IoT, cloud computing, cognitive computing and other frontiers. Kontron is intimately involved in pushing these concepts into the manufacturing sector. Avnet leverages this emerging technology to build long-lasting, effective industrial solutions with efficient ways to get to market and global support.

Kontron boards and systems for factory automation are designed specifically for predictable productivity in connected environments, minimizing maintenance and total cost of ownership. A modular design approach helps optimize upgradeability, extending the lifespan of equipment in production.

Extreme ruggedization is built into Kontron products, offering the ability to withstand exposure to water, dust, shock, vibration and a host of other harsh conditions. Built to industry standards, this equipment is also highly customizable for the needs of a specific implementation. Avnet’s extensive expertise and partnerships as well as our global facilities for engineering, integration and custom manufacturing, dramatically simplify building these quality products into your solutions and getting them to market.

Use Case: Deliver trusted performance and customization

When an industrial automation manufacturer with global aspirations needed to accelerate lead times and product customization, it turned to Avnet and Kontron. Delivery time and quality of products to customers is now faster and more reliable.

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Harness Kontron’s global leadership in embedded computing

Invent the future of IoT and Industry 4.0 applications with Kontron’s broad range of boards, systems and other products. Offering both standard and tailor-made products, based on cutting-edge embedded technologies, Kontron offers you secure, reliable foundations for your full range of solutions.

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Compact Industrial Computer Gateway (KBox A-203)

Compact industrial computer system ideally suited to data-intensive edge and gateway applications

Kontron KBox A-203 industrial computer


Low-Power SMARC Module (SMARC-sAMX7)

SMARC module with extremely low power NXP i.MX7 series processor, available in single-core and dual-core versions

Kontron SMARC-sAMX7 computer module


COM Express Industrial Computer (KBox C-102)

Powerful industrial computer system based on COM Express® with 6th Generation Intel® Core™ or Intel® Xeon® Processor

Four Kontron KBox C-102 industrial computers


Multi-touch frameless front panel (FusionClient)

Modular visualization panel with performance and flexibility delivered by Kontron COM Express Computer-on-Module

Kontron FusionClient modular display panel


COM Express® Basic Type 7 (COMe-bDV7)

Entry-level, server-grade platform module based on the Intel® Atom® processor C3000 system-on-chip with robust I/O

Kontron COMe-bDC7 computer module