CAN Newsletter magazine
2021-09-17 The logistics industry is booming. With growing demand, there is need for transport solutions, especially within the warehouses. BHS Intralogistics has developed an autonomous transport shuttle. The brain of the shuttle is STW’s CANopen-capable...
Artificial intelligence platforms
2021-09-15 Advantech (Taiwan), an early access partner of NXP, released three i.MX 8M Plus-based products with CAN FD connectivity.
2021-09-09 Duagon provides CAN-enabled communication solutions for train networks, control, monitoring, and information systems. The devices comply with the railroad standard EN 50155 regarding vibration, emission, and temperature requirements.
Fanless industrial PC
2021-09-02 Onlogic introduced Helix 310 and Helix 330 computers with an optional CAN interface. The PCs are engineered for Industry 4.0, Edge computing, and industrial IoT applications.
Edge AI computer
2021-08-30 iWave Systems introduced the CAN-enabled Corazon AI edge platform to implement deep-learning inference applications.
Fuel cell controller
2021-08-26 Continental’s business division Vitesco Technologies developed the Fuel Cell Control Unit (FCCU). It communicates within the fuel cell system via CAN FD.
2021-08-25 The CAN-enabled Boxer-8253AI PC from Aaeon is based on Nvidia Jetson Xavier NX SOC with a six-core 64-bit ARM processor.
2021-08-12 The rail technology provider Luetze Transportation presented the Lion MicroPLC logic module for decentralized applications on rail vehicles. An IEC 61131-3 development environment as well as a CAN interface are available.
2021-07-22 In-Tech’s Charge Module E is a communication controller for charging stations. It is able to communicate with the electric vehicle (EV) via programmable logic controller and provides the necessary parameters to an application via e.g. CAN.
With CAN interfaces
2021-07-21 Rafi uses its own ECUs (electronic control unit) with CAN interfaces in customer-specific touchscreens and control panels. This has allowed to realize a number of projects for industry, agricultural and construction machinery, as well as medical tech...
Aircraft and other applications
2021-07-16 Innodisk recently released their latest CAN modules. The products come with various form factors and are suitable for use in unmanned systems such as aircraft applications. They also support J1939 and CANopen.
Rolling stock computer
2021-07-15 Syslogic launched the AI railway computer RSL A3 for AI-assisted (artificial intelligence) railroad applications. It provides two CAN interfaces.
Controlling via CAN
2021-06-30 As an interface between the electric vehicle and the power electronics, Vsecc.single from Vector Informatik controls the charging communication for the combined charging system (CCS) in accordance to ISO 15118-2 and DIN 70121.
2021-06-11 In-Tech Smart Charging, a subsidiary of In-Tech, announced that the automotive control unit Charge Control L has been integrated via CAN interface into an e-bus of E-Trofit as part of an upgrade project.
2021-05-18 B&R enables the implementation of safety functions on mobile machinery by equipping its X90 safety controllers with the CANopen Safety protocol.
Programmable logic controller
2021-04-29 The X20CP0484-1 from B&R is an addition to the Compact-S series of PLCs (programmable logic controller). It provides 512 MiB of RAM and 2 GiB of internal flash memory which is more than twice the RAM capacity of previous models from the series.
2021-03-29 Portwell launched the CAN-connectable Lynx-612B PC of its Lynx-6000 industrial IoT (Internet of Things) gateway series based on Intel Celeron N3350 CPU (formerly Apollo Lake platform).
2021-03-26 The IM18-CCM from Turck brings the environment variables to higher-level systems for central condition monitoring in the Industrial Internet of Things. External devices such as vibration sensors for monitoring states can be integrated via CAN.
2021-03-22 The Miriac MPX‑LX2160A system-on-module (SOM) by Microsys Electronics is dedicated for use in commercial vehicles and mobile systems. It offers two CAN FD interfaces.