Baron Services was founded in 1990 on the principles of localized and accurate severe storm coverage. Over twenty years later, our company has grown tremendously, expanding into weather systems integration, Doppler weather radar, personal weather alerting and much more.We have been active across several continents, working to upgrade and integrate the infrastructure for Romania’s national weather service. We have installed weather radar systems in several countries, including solid-state, klystron and coaxial magnetron configurations. Baron also offers the capability to integrate detection sensors into a comprehensive network, merging both new and legacy weather assets into a single solution unifying the detection, analysis, visualization and distribution of inclement weather events.

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Baron Services was founded in 1990 on the principles of localized and accurate severe storm coverage. Over twenty years later, our company has grown tremendously, expanding into weather systems integration, Doppler weather radar, personal weather alerting and much more.

A Commitment to Progress
In everything we do, we strive to achieve the best possible accuracy and timeliness for any weather situation. This focus offers millions of people across the United States access to Baron weather information. That number is growing every day due to our expansion into international markets.

We have been active across several continents, working to upgrade and integrate the infrastructure for Romania’s national weather service. We have installed weather radar systems in several countries, including solid-state, klystron and coaxial magnetron configurations. Baron also offers the capability to integrate detection sensors into a comprehensive network, merging both new and legacy weather assets into a single solution unifying the detection, analysis, visualization and distribution of inclement weather events.

Baron holds numerous US patents for its innovations in storm tracking, radar and weather alerting technology, including patents for site-specific text message alerting and tornado prediction.

A Commitment to Our Partners
Baron has entered into long-term partnerships with many leading companies across several industries where weather is of utmost importance. Our teaming with XM Satellite Radio resulted in the creation of XM WX Satellite Weather, a mobile datalink service that delivers timely and accurate graphical weather data to aircraft, marine vessels and automobiles. Through XM Weather, our mobile weather division supplies content-rich weather data to industry leaders like Bendix/King by Honeywell, Garmin, Jeppesen, Rockwell Collins and many more. XM WX is available as a standard option on most airframes sold in the United States, including those by Cessna, Cirrus, Mooney, Piper and others.

Based in Huntsville, Ala. in the United States, Baron has led in the way in the development of Doppler weather radar, including our pioneering work in dual-polarization radar technology. In addition to the deployment of dual-pol radar installations at broadcast television stations across America, we are working with L-3 STRATIS to upgrade 171 NEXRAD installations with dual-polarization capability for the U.S. National Weather Service, Federal Aviation Administration and Department of Defense.

Baron’s focus on accurate, easy-to-interpret weather analysis has led the way to the development of our Threat Matrix technology, encompassing road weather conditions across the continental United States. The result is a US-patented, consumer-driven synopsis of current and expected conditions a driver can expect to encounter along any route. Threat Matrix technology is available, in the form of the XM NavWeather service, in vehicles from Acura, Hyundai, Infiniti, Lexus, Nissan and Porsche. It is also available on Honda Goldwing motorcycles, and through fishing systems from Humminbird.

Our Facilities
Our Huntsville, Ala. facility is home to a state-of-the-art, tornado-hardened data center, where all the meteorological processing we do is performed. In addition to our Huntsville headquarters, we have auxiliary offices in Asheville, NC; Melbourne, Fla., and Tulsa, Oklahoma. The Asheville facility serves as a backup data center, and also performs continuous processing for our BAMS numerical weather prediction model runs.

FEATURED PRODUCTS

Pulsar - Solid State System

Small in size but big in performance, the solid-state Pulsar delivers a range of C-Band Doppler weather radar capabilities typically found only in high-power systems. Essential features like remote monitoring/operation, dial-in troubleshooting, built-in lightning protection and more ensure the productivity and safety of your radar investment.

KHDD Series - Klystron Transmitte

Equipped with a klystron transmitter for ultra-stable transmission, the KHDD series represents a new level of meteorological detection—precision data ideal for street-level radar analysis. Like all Baron radar sensors, the KHDD series offers easy maintenance and remote dial-in capability for calibration and troubleshooting. KHDD radars are built only with components that have met Baron's rigorous quality standards. Built-in Test Equipment (BITE) ...

FEATURED SERVICES

Support & Upgrade Solutions

At Baron we don’t retire systems - - we make them better. Over the years, we’ve learned how to marry aggressive development with top-notch service and cost-efficiency – the ultimate weather value. Baron customers have two programs to choose from when it comes to support and maintenance for their weather systems. Collectively, this Support & Upgrade Plan heralds a new type of customer care from a weather provider. With the Support ...

EVENTS ATTENDED

Meteorological Technology World Expo 2013

Company details

Business Type:
Technology - Manufacturer

Industry Type:
Monitoring and Testing - Air Monitoring and Testing

Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)

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