Press release
Paderborn, 30/04/2024

Kontron and Janz Tec intensify partnership for innovative IoT solutions

Ismaning/Paderborn, Germany, April 30, 2024 – Kontron, a leading global provider of IoT/Embedded Computer Technology (ECT) and the technology company Janz Tec are intensifying their partnership, which started in 2021. Janz Tec is now a solution partner of Kontron, which means that customers in the automation environment can expect even faster and more flexible integration of hardware and software components for innovative IoT solutions.

The even closer cooperation provides customers with extended added value, which includes software and services in addition to high-quality hardware. Thanks to the close cooperation between Kontron and Janz Tec, customers can benefit from fast delivery times and a holistic approach that includes consulting and support from the initial idea to implementation and commissioning.

With a focus on customized solutions in the IoT ecosystem, Kontron and Janz Tec offer their customers expert knowledge for the Industrial Internet of Things. The many years of project experience of both companies make it possible to optimize customer processes and successfully master technological challenges.

“The partnership with Janz Tec is a milestone in a history of growth and joint success. With Janz Tec’s extensive expertise and over 40 years of project experience in the industrial environment, coupled with Kontron’s expertise in IoT and embedded technology, we believe we are ideally positioned to drive innovation and successfully overcome technological challenges,” explains Werner Schmidt, Director Sales Central Europe at Kontron.

“The intensifying of our partnership with Kontron is a decisive step into the future. By combining our strengths, we can jointly drive innovation and successfully implement the requirements of our customers,” emphasizes Michael Rennerich, CEO of Janz Tec. “This partnership enables us to strengthen our focus on customized solutions and support our customers with even faster and more flexible integration options for hardware and software components.”

For more information about the partnership and the solutions offered, please contact Kontron and Janz Tec representatives.


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Kontron AG (, ISIN AT0000A0E9W5, WKN A0X9EJ, KTN) is a leading IoT technology company. For more than 20 years, Kontron has been supporting companies from a wide range of industries to achieve their business goals with intelligent solutions. From automated industrial operations, smarter and safer transport to advanced communications, connectivity, medical, and energy solutions, the company delivers technologies that add value for its customers. With the acquisition of Katek SE in early 2024, Kontron significantly strengthens its portfolio with the new GreenTec division, focusing on solar energy and eMobility, and grows to around 8,000 employees in over 20 countries worldwide. Kontron is listed on the SDAX® and TecDAX® of the German Stock Exchange.

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Janz Tec AG ist ein international tätiges und mittelständisches Familienunternehmen. Mit über 40 Jahren Projekterfahrung im industriellen Umfeld, verfügt Janz Tec über eine weitreichende Expertise in der Konzeption, Realisierung und dem Betrieb von leistungsfähigen industriellen Systemen und IoT-Lösungen. Janz Tec bietet mit seinem Portfolio die Möglichkeit, Hardware, Software und Prozesse mehrwertorientiert zu vernetzen. Zu den Kunden zählen namhafte Unternehmen aus unterschiedlichen Branchen.

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