Kontron KISS 1U Short Mini-format Industrial Server

The Kontron KISS 1U Short is a mini-format industrial server. It features a 25% reduced installation depth, compact format, the latest multicore processor performance, two SATA hard disks with optional RAID functionality, and two PCI expansion slots for customer-specific expansion options. The long-term available Kontron KISS 1U Short industrial servers support Linux and Windows XP. The Kontron KISS 1U Short server in standard configuration is available for immediate delivery in EMEA and in late 2009 in North America.

Kontron KISS 1U Short mini-format industrial server

Kontron KISS 1U Short Industrial Server Features

  • Only 350 mm deep and 44 mm in height
  • Up to 4 GBytes of DDR2 SDRAM
  • (2) PCI 32-bit half size slots
  • Mini ITX Mainboard 986LCD-M/mITX
  • Hot swap chassis fans
  • Intel Core2 Duo
  • Optional Raid 1 subsystem KISS Stor Slim
  • Wide Range AC PSU 300W
  • MTBF of 30,000 hours (approximately 3.4 years of uninterrupted service)
  • High shock and vibration resistance

The Kontron KISS 1 U Short 986 Mini-Server includes the Kontron 986LCF-M/mITX Mini ITX embedded motherboard and either the 1.86 GHz Intel Celeron processor or 2.0 GHz or 2.16 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor.

The industrial server feature 4 x USB 2.0 interfaces on the front and 3 x Gbit Ethernet, 4 x USB 2.0 along with serial, and VGA interfaces at the rear. Customer-specific expansions can be carried out via two 32 bit Half-Size PCI expansion slots. Hard disk access via SATA is extremely fast and due to the shock-resistant internal 3.5″ slot it is also extremely secure. On the front side, the Kontron KISS 1U also offers slots for a 3.5″ hard disk and a slim DVD drive. The optional Kontron KISS Stor Slim RAID 1 subsystem with two hot-swappable 2.5″ hard disks offers additional data security. Connected via one power and one SATA cable it is easily installed and maintainenced. As an alternative to the integrated 80+ AC power supply, a 24 VDC power supply solution can also be used.

The mini industrial server is ideal for communication infrastructure, automation, process control, industrial image processing, medical technology, transportation or building automation. In addition, the Kontron KISS 1U Short industrial mini-servers can be used as media-servers for digital signage applications. The low-noise emission of only approximately 35 dbA enables these new mini-servers to be put to work in noise sensitive areas.

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