2019-08-15 Zub, a daughter of Maxon, has added kinematic commands to its Aposs path editor and its motion control library. The software supports among others X/Y tables, Scara and delta robots.
Gateway and boot-loader
2019-08-08 Port (Germany) offers CANopen software for an Ethernet gateway and introduces a CANopen boat-loader.
2019-07-09 Volkswagen joins Automotive Grade Linux and the Linux Foundation to accelerate open source innovation and shared software development.
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2019-07-02 What kind of CAN security can still be added to a deployed CAN system if the processors have only medium performance and only adding a few kilobytes of extra code is possible?
2019-06-11 VIA Technologies (Taiwan) has demonstrated a smartphone driver assistance app with CAN integration functions during Computex 2019.
2019-06-06 Kvaser has announced that the Elektrobit Assist ADTF 3 software now supports Kvaser’s CAN hardware portfolio.
Free of charge
2019-05-23 The manufacturer Peak-System, specialized in Classical CAN and CAN FD, has released the Bit Rate Calculation Tool for iOS, Android, and Windows.
2019-05-08 Hainzl (Austria) supplies for its CAN and CANopen hardware products a Linux software platform. It supports C++ and QT programming.
2019-04-29 The OrtCAN (Open RT CAN Framework) is a set of CAN- and CANopen-related software components. It includes the LinCAN driver program for Linux.
Automotive Grade Linux
2019-04-15 Automotive Grade Linux (AGL), a collaborative cross-industry effort developing an open source platform for connected car technologies, has announced that Volkswagen has joined the Linux Foundation project.
2019-02-20 Coval offering CANopen vacuum pumps has introduced the Lemcom configuration tool. The PC software simplifies system design.
Vehicle network security
2019-01-10 The two companies announced at CES 2019 in Las Vegas to integrate Arilou's Intrusion Detection and Prevention System (IDPS) with the Green Hills Integrity real-time operating system (RTOS).
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2018-11-22 Predictive maintenance aims to eliminate faults and therefore machine breakdowns as quickly as possible. An even better approach is not to allow the faults to occur at all.
2018-10-29 Insystems Automation presented its Pick-2-Light-software at a demonstration assembly unit. This enables to create a programmable and customizable working station even for those without any prior programming experience.
2018-07-16 For over 25 years, Add2 has provided solutions and services to automotive, aerospace, and process controls clients. Their portfolio includes a range of Classical CAN-related product families.
2018-06-20 The PCAN-Gateway product family from Peak-System enables the connection of CAN networks via IP networks. The CAN messages are packed as data in TCP or UDP messages and forwarded via an IP network.
2018-06-06 NI’s Flexlogger is a configuration-based data-logging software for validation tests. It enables sensor configuration and data logging of mixed signals to verify electromechanical systems, all without programming.
Real-time software suite
2018-05-08 Kithara Software has announced support for the PCAN-USB FD adapter by Peak-Systems with the real-time environment Realtime Suite. In doing so, Kithara expands its cooperation with the German supplier.
2018-03-08 Mercedes-Benz’ Uptime is an integral solution detecting driving-relevant repair and maintenance scope of hitched-up trailers. It collects trailer data available in the CAN-based in-vehicle networks.