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.
2020-05-15 Versalogic added a model to its Swordtail product series of ARM‑based embedded computers. It comes with an ISO 11898‑2‑compliant CAN interface which supports the 29-bit identifier extended frame format.
2020-05-13 The TQMa8xx and TQMa8xxs embedded modules by TQ-Systems (Germany) feature three respectively two CAN FD interfaces.
Motion control unit
2020-05-13 Together with its subsidiary, Zub Machine Control, Maxon develops and produces control modules for drive positioning and synchronization. The latest solution Minimacs6‑AMP‑4/50/10 comes with CANopen interfaces.
2020-04-30 To reduce the risk of accidents and equipment damage in quarries, mines, and construction sites, VIA is showcased the VIA Mobile360 AI Mining Safety Kit at the Conexpo-CON/AGG. Dynamic moving object detection is realized via CAN.
2020-04-29 Syslogic is presenting two embedded systems for AI (artificial intelligence) inference applications. The two embedded box PCs are based on Nvidia’s Jetson TX2 platform and are suited for use in vehicles.
Six CAN ports
2020-04-24 Epec (Finland) released the Epec 6200 remote access unit (RAU) with six CAN ports. The company provides implementations for CANopen and J1939 within the PLCopen libraries.
25 add-on module variants
2020-04-15 Acromag introduced the ARCX1100 embedded modular computer system. Connection to the CAN network is possible using an extension slot.
2020-04-06 The DS5366 Smart Charging Solution from Dspace offers automobile manufacturers and providers of charging stations a solution for developing and testing technologies for charging. The product comes with a CAN FD interface for integration.
2020-04-01 The Boxer-8110AI fanless embedded box PC from Aaeon is deployed to power automated service robots, helping to reduce person-to-person contact during the corona pandemic. It uses two embedded CAN networks.
SIL 2 / PL d
2020-03-30 Wika (Germany) offers the ELMS1 control system to protect cranes against overload. The system with CANopen-connectivity combines safety electronics, software, and safety force transducers.