Welcome to the CANopen Product Guide

CANopen is the international standardized application layer for embedded control systems (EN 50323-4). It is one of the most successful communication systems in motion control. CANopen technology comprises several device, interface, and application profiles. Products providing CANopen connectivity are used in a broad range of applications. Originally developed as embedded machine control network, CANopen is also used in all kinds of mobile machinery, medical devices, rail vehicles, laboratory equipment, building automation (including lift/elevator control), and control systems for renewable energy (e.g. wind power and photovoltaic).

From 2012 on the CiA Product Guides are linked to the new CAN Newsletter Online. That means, all products will be listed under sponsored links aside all relevant articles automatically and without additional costs for you. Please see the CAN Newsletter Online at www.can-newsletter.org.

Beside the product sorting by profile or industry groups, by categories, company or product name, the CiA Product Guides now offer an additional search function for your convenience.

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Please also see our CAN and J1939 Product Guides.