ECU virtualization platform
2022-04-28 Renesas announced an automotive ECU (electronic control unit) development platform including CAN FD connectable RH850/U2x MCUs (micro-controller units) along with RTA-HVR software from Etas.
CAN SIC transceiver
2022-04-26 NXP offers the TJA1462 CAN SIC transceiver intended as a replacement for CAN high-speed transceivers, such as the TJA1042 or TJA1044GT. It features a low-power, standby mode.
2022-04-19 Chipanalog (China) supplies the CA-IF1051 family of CAN high-speed transceivers compliant with ISO 11898-2:2016. Supply voltages is 5 V.
ADAS and automated driving
2022-03-15 Renesas Electronics announced the R-Car V4H system on chip (SoC) for central processing in advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and automated driving (AD) solutions. It comes with CAN connectivity.
2022-03-15 STMicroelectronics is increasing the integration of automotive body electronics. The L99DZ200G door-zone system IC (integrated circuit) enables a single-chip front-drives-rear setup. It can manage a front-door window, mirror, and lighting as well as ...
CAN (FD) IP core and ecosystem
2022-02-28 Digital Core Design (DCD) provides the DCAN FD IP core for implementation of standalone CAN (FD) controllers. The company’s subsidiary DCD-Semi also offers the CAN-All ecosystem considering automotive safety standards.
2022-01-12 At CES 2022, NXP has introduced the S32R45 and S32R41 radar processors providing CAN FD connectivity. The chips are suitable for semi- and autonomously driving vehicles.
2022-01-11 At CES 2022, Infineon has launched the Aurix TC44x family intended for use in ADAS (advanced driver assistance system) control units. The MCU features CAN, Ethernet, and PCI connectivity.
Advanced driver assistance systems
2022-01-07 At the CES 2022, Texas Instruments (TI) presented its AWR2944 radar sensor. It can detect objects up to 40 % farther away from the vehicle.
2021-12-17 Renesas Electronics announced two micro-controller units (MCUs) designed for automotive actuator and sensor control applications. They support edge evolution in electronic and electrical (E/E) architecture and one comes with a CAN FD interface.
2021-12-15 Microchip launched the MXT1296M1T touchscreen controller for flexible screen formats. Another recent PIC18 micro-controllers (MCUs) enable development of ASIL B/C safety level applications.
MCUs for motor control
2021-12-09 Renesas Electronics introduced the RA6T2 MCUs featuring peripheral functions and hardware accelerator designed specifically for motor control. The MCUs are for motor control designs in home appliances, smart home, industrial and building automation, ...
16 CAN FD interfaces
2021-10-29 Renesas Electronics unveiled an automotive gateway solution with R-Car S4 system on chips (SoCs) and power management ICs (PMICs) for vehicle computers, communication gateways, domain servers, and application servers. 16 CAN FD interfaces are provide...
2021-10-25 NXP Semiconductors announced the ramp-up of its TJA146x CAN signal improvement capability (CAN SIC) transceivers into Changan’s (China) latest vehicle platform.
2021-10-20 CiA (CAN in Automation) members suffer on the limited availability of MCUs (micro-controller unit) with on-chip CAN controllers, especially on those, which are qualified for automotive applications.
2021-09-30 Renesas expanded its 32-bit RA MCU (micro-controller unit) family with the RA4E1 and RA6E1 entry-line groups. It also added the 32-bit RX140 MCUs to its entry-level RX100 series. The chips offer a CAN interface.
All About Automation 2021
2021-09-22 Fraunhofer Institute for Photonic Microsystems IPMS is part of the All About Automation 2021. They present its IP core design solutions including a CAN controller core supporting Classical CAN, CAN FD, and CAN XL.
System on chip
2021-08-19 The multi-protocol Netx 90 SOC (system on chip) from Hilscher has been upgraded with a loadable firmware supporting CANopen higher-layer protocol.
Based on CAN FD MPUs
2021-07-29 Renesas and Syntiant announced the joint development of a voice-controlled solution for image processing in vision AI-based (artificial intelligence) Internet of Things and edge systems.