2020-10-22 A typical application of the M7-IPC programmable logic controller (PLC) by Wittmann is to control preparation and supply of plastic granulate.
2020-10-12 Syslogic has announced industrial computers based on Intel Atom x6000E processors for early 2021. The company is planning embedded computers specifically designed for vehicle, IoT, and railroad applications.
2020-10-07 Ruggon (Taiwan) launched the Vulcan X vehicle-mount computer with a 10,4-inch display. It supports the J1939 higher-layer protocol.
2020-10-07 Kaspersky has announced the first integration of its automotive KasperskyOS into an electronic control unit (ECU) of an advanced driver-assistance system (ADAS), developed by AVL Software and Functions (AVL SFR).
2020-10-01 Advantech (Taiwan) released the fanless EPC-C301 box PC powered by an eight-core Intel processor. The device offers two isolated CAN ports.
2020-09-28 The embedded PC Boxer-8222AI by Aaeon is designed for AI (artificial intelligence) edge computing applications. Beside others, it features one CAN interface.
CAN Newsletter magazine
2020-09-10 In the initial phase of development, companies must tailor control units specifically to the respective test bench or prototype. These units can often only be used once. Due to a customizable controller, soon they will be variable enough for further ...
2020-09-03 Kontron offers the KBox A-230-LS computer platform with time sensitive networking (TSN) capability. The PC provides an optional CAN interface.
J1939 and NMEA 2000
2020-08-21 Divelbiss announced the introduction of the HEC-P2000 series of IoT-enabled (Internet of Things) controllers for harsh environments. They support J1939 and NMEA 2000.
2020-08-17 TTControl’s HY-TTC 500 electronic control units received the ISO 26262:2018 functional safety certification up to ASIL C. The ECUs provide up to seven CAN ports.
For tough environments
2020-07-30 Inter Control (Germany) launched the Digsy Fusion E controller supporting three CAN interfaces. CANopen and J1939 are offered as standardized higher-layer communication protocols.
Stand-alone or networked
2020-07-17 Wuerth Elektronik ICS introduced the ICCS 121P CAN and the ICCS 64P V2 CAN controllers, which offer two CAN interfaces respectively.
With central processing unit
2020-07-13 F&S Elektronik Systeme used NXP’s central processing unit (CPU) in one of its single board computers. A CAN interface for communication is also available.
7-VDC to 36-VDC power supply
2020-07-08 Smart Testsolutions (Germany) expanded its CVM (cell voltage monitoring) product series by the Slim Master controller. It is optimized for use in fuel cell test benches or as a mobile diagnose module.
Wired or wireless
2020-06-29 Vector’s charging controller VC-EVCC-P supports charging via roof-mounted pantographs and via inverted pantographs. The communication with the charging infrastructure is realized via a J1939 connection or by a CAN-to-Wifi gateway.
2020-06-23 Acromag (USA) introduced the ARCX‑4000 customizable embedded computer designed for rugged environments. A CAN interface can be added e.g. for multi-sensor monitoring on mobile applications.
2020-06-19 The POC‑551VTC by Neousys (Taiwan) is a fan-less in-vehicle controller with one galvanically-isolated CAN interface. The PC sizes 64 mm x 116 mm x 176 mm and weights 1,3 kg.
2020-06-03 Advantech announced the ROM-5620 Smarc 2.1 module, its first Arm Cortex A35 based on the NXP i.MX8X application processor. The product is suited for automation equipment and HMI (human machine interface) devices.
2020-05-26 Syslogic (Germany) released the industrial computer RML A3 Dev for development of AI (artificial intelligence) applications. The number of CAN interfaces (two regularly available) can be extended to six.