[2016-11-17] Attendees of the CiA special interest group “application layer” will set up a CANopen FD demonstrator at the SPS IPC Drives 2016 to illustrate the design flexibility of the new communication object USDO.
[2016-08-10] Version 2.1 of the CiA 404-1 profile for measuring devices and closed-loop controllers has been released. Besides some editorial improvements, parameters not specified in previous versions are back in the document.
[2016-07-21] CAN in Automation has released the CiA 602-2 specification as Draft Standard Proposal (DSP). It describes the mapping of J1939 parameter groups and other commercial vehicle communication standards to CAN FD data frames.
[2016-06-22] CAN in Automation (CiA) has released the CiA 462 CANopen profile for item detection devices, which include 2D and 3D optical cameras. Item detection devices are often used in mobile machines to detect obstacles.