Interface and gateway
2020-11-10 HMS Networks introduced the Ixxat CANnector solution for logging, bridging, and extending of Classical CAN and CAN FD networks.
2020-10-30 Advantech launched the Smarc 2.1 SOM‑2532 module for real-time automation control, edge-connected, and safety-critical applications.
Embedded box PC
2020-10-15 End of September 2020 Axiomtek (Taiwan) released the Agent200-FL-DC fan-less embedded system. Beside others, it offers one CAN interface.
2020-08-10 ESD Electronics (Germany) introduced the CAN-M.2/402-2-FD PCIe card with two electrically isolated CAN FD interfaces.
2020-08-04 CANtact Pro from Linklayer Labs (Canada) is an open-source CAN-to-USB dongle with two integrated CAN-FD interfaces (flexible data-rate).
2020-07-21 Peak-System offers the PCAN-RP1210 API (application programming interface) free of charge for development and distribution. The setup includes the API, documentation, as well as software for establishing and testing the connection.
CAN FD multi-channel board
2020-07-03 HMS Networks extended its Ixxat PC-interface portfolio with the multi-channel board CAN-IB 640/PCIe. It offers four channels each for CAN FD/Classical CAN and LIN connectivity.
CAN interface module
2020-06-16 Eltec (Germany) offers interface boards for rail vehicle applications. This includes also a module with a CAN interface.
Two CAN interfaces
2020-06-02 Congatec (Germany), vendor of embedded computer technology – announced its conga‑SMC1/Smarc-x86 3,5-inch carrier board. The board comes with two embedded CAN interfaces.
Up to 12 Mbit/s
2020-05-04 Suburban Embedded (USA) released the Hadou‑CAN open-source CAN-FD-to-USB adapter with the PPS-based (pulse-per-second) Tymesync feature.
Two embedded CAN interfaces
2020-03-04 After its entry into the 3,5-inch SBC (single board computer) market in the middle of last year, Congatec introduced a carrier board in this standardized footprint, which comes with a socket for Arm-based Smarc modules.
Embedded World 2020
2020-01-31 Innodisk's CAN network expansion cards now support CANopen, opening the door for sophisticated applications in robotics, motion control, medical applications, and the automotive industry.
2020-01-14 The MPEu-C1 module by Versalogic provides one Classical CAN channel with CANopen support. Another interface features CAN FD.
2019-10-25 New Holland Agriculture and precision farming aftermarket brand Agxtend has won innovation awards at this year’s Agritechnica 2019 tradeshow.
Raspberry Pi 4 hat
2019-09-30 Copperhill (USA) supplies the PiCAN3 board with a switch-mode power-supply. The CAN hat is stackable on Raspberry Pi 4 cards.
CAN network access
2019-08-26 HMS Networks has announced that Codesys Control Win SL from 3S-Smart Software Solutions now supports the Ixxat PC/CAN interfaces from HMS.
2019-07-29 HMS has introduced the Compactcom 40 series of CANopen modules. It can be connected via SPI, 8/16-bit parallel port, or I/O registers to automation devices.
2019-07-10 Xylanta has developed in cooperation with Aptiv the µSaint3 interface module. It is based on an ARM processor.
2019-06-18 Kithara Software has announced the support for the communication interface Thunderbolt. In conjunction with the Realtime Suite, this way all devices in a system connected can be registered and controlled in real-time. CAN plays also a role.