With toolchain support
2020-07-30 Infineon presented the Motor System ICs family for control of brushed and brushless DC motors. The components provide CAN FD and further automotive communication interfaces.
Open-source IP core
2020-06-09 The Czech Technical University (CTU) in Prague has developed an open-source CAN FD core and appropriate development tools. The core complies with ISO 11898-1:2015.
2020-05-25 NXP has released the KW38 micro-controller, which provides a data stream buffer for gateway designs.
ARM Cortex-M core
2020-05-14 Renesas Electronics introduced its first RA micro-controller unit (MCU) with an integrated Bluetooth 5.0. The single-chip RA4W1 MCU includes a 48 MHz, 32-bit ARM Cortex-M4 core, and Bluetooth 5.0 core delivered in a 56-pin QFN package.
2020-05-12 Divelbiss, announced the second generation of its P10 PLC on a chip embedded, single chip, programmable logic controller. The second one has similar capabilities and performance as the larger P13 PLC on a chip, but in a LQFP144 package.
Honor Quality Award
2020-04-01 Toyota Hirose plant (Japan) honored Infineon Technologies (Germany) with an award for supplying CAN transceivers.
Precision at nano-Volt level
2020-03-30 Renesas Electronics (Japan) introduced the RX23E-A MCU starter kit for analog evaluation of automation and measurement equipment. Driver IC (integrated circuit) for CAN is mounted on the evaluation board.
For up to +150 °C
2020-03-23 Texas Instruments (TI) introduced the TCAN1044EV-Q1 Grade 0 CAN FD transceiver and the ISO7741E-Q1 Grade 0 digital isolator for reliable communication and protection in (hybrid) electric vehicle systems that exceed +125 °C.
Embedded World 2020
2020-02-24 The Antaios controller from Profichip (a brand from Yaskawa) provides two CAN ports. It is designed for industrial automation applications e.g. in remote I/Os, gateways, sensors, and actuators.
2020-02-06 The CV22FS and CV2FS system-on-chips (SoC) by Ambarella provide CAN FD connectivity. Additionally, the chips feature Gigabit Ethernet and USB interfaces.
2020-02-04 The STN2100 is a 16-bit micro-controller by OBD Solutions, which can interpret multiple on-board diagnostic (OBD) protocols. It provides an on-chip CAN module.
2020-01-08 Microchip has introduced Cryptoautomotive. It is a solution that enables OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers to add security to existing systems without costly redesigns. The company is part of the CES 2020 in Las Vegas in South Hall, MP26066.
For battery-powered equipment
2019-11-14 Recom’s (Austria) input voltage switching regulator R-78HE is suitable for industrial 48-V battery-powered equipment. The product can be connected to a CAN network.
2019-10-30 The IP core CAN2TSN from Cast provides integration of up to seven Classical CAN or CAN FD networks with an Ethernet network in automotive and industrial systems.
Internet of Things
2019-10-10 Renesas Electronics has unveiled the Renesas Advanced (RA) series of 32-bit Arm Cortex-M micro-controllers (MCUs). They feature CAN connectivity.
2019-09-25 The first available member of the Beaglebone AI family comes with two Classical CAN interfaces. Versions with CAN FD support are planned.
Industrial network solution
2019-09-17 Renesas announced the RX72M industrial network solution to accelerate the development of industrial slave equipment using the RX72M group of 32-bit industrial Ethernet micro-controllers. The software supports CANopen and Devicenet.
CAN Newsletter magazine
2019-09-09 Many micro-controller manufacturers have a tool and software partner program. ST Microelectronics has established additionally a quality label.
CAN Newsletter magazine
2019-09-09 Analog Devices and Texas Instruments offer galvanic-isolated transceivers for CAN FD networks. These components comply with ISO 11898-2:2016.