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Gore, Kontron Collaborate on IFEC

By Juliet Van Wagenen | September 25, 2015
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[Avionics Today 09-25-2015] W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) and Kontron, a manufacturer of embedded computer modules, boards and systems, have announced they will work together to meet the growing demands for quick and easy access to In-Flight Entertainment and Connectivity (IFEC).

Gore Ethernet cables are engineered for the increasing data demands of modern airborne digital networks. These cables, coupled with Kontron’s embedded computing avionic systems, aim to deliver signal integrity for high-speed data transmission up to 10 gigabits over longer distances.

“Ecosystem collaboration is critical when developing next-generation solutions, and Gore’s innovative materials expertise provide an optimal interconnect solution for our high data rate systems,” said RJ McLaren, Kontron avionics product manager.

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