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In-Vehicle IP65-rated Box Computer Supports CAN Bus, OBD-II, SAE J1939, And SAE J1708

The MVS series of electronic control units (ECU) by Nexcom features CAN connectivity, and it provides up to four slots for mini-PCIe modules. The modular vehicle computers are equipped with Intel’s 6th generation Core processors on the MVS 5600-IPK or with the Atom processor on the MVS 2620-IPK. The MVS series can aggregate real-time vehicle information from micro-controller [...]

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Truck Blind Spot Detection System Connects To SAE J1939 Bus

Preco Electronics announced their PreView Side Defender, an advanced side collision avoidance solution that has been developed specifically for the over-the-road (OTR) markets including trucking, municipalities, waste and recycling.The system warns operators of objects in the vehicle’s side blind zones, including pedestrians, bicyclists and vehicles, in order to reduce the incidence of side collisions. It can [...]

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Multi-Core Microcontroller (MCU) With Up To Eight CAN FD Ports Aimed At Automotive Applications

The  SPC58 product family by STMicroelectronics is the latest in the line enhancing the scalability, connectivity, and security of automotive applications, including standalone, integrated, and smart gateways, firmware updates over-the-air, electric-vehicle battery management, access control, lighting and body control units, domain controllers, and advanced park maneuver assistance. Premium vehicles today typically have around 130 electronic control units (ECUs). These [...]

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CAN FD Controller Board With High-Speed CAN Transceiver And SPI interface

Microchip announced their MCP2517FD, a stand-alone CAN FD controller, which allows designers a simplified path to upgrade from standard CAN to CAN FD. The CAN FD controller provides an SPI interface to link it to the host controller. The CAN FD protocol offers higher data rates and payloads up to 64 byte. The MCP2517FD can be used [...]

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Open Source, Fully Programmable OBD-II Adapter Compatible with Particle Photon and Particle Electron

This is the ultimate programmable OBD-II dongle. Completely open source with a growing community!  When you combine Carloop with Particle Photon or Particle Electron, you can access all CAN signals on your vehicle and send data to the cloud. You can create your own applications that read data from your car in real-time. You car has [...]

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Arduino-Compatible, Wi-Fi-Enabled, Cloud-Powered ARM Cortex M3 hardware Platform For Rapid IoT Development

Particle’s mission focusses on making connections to the web easy as part of IoT projects and products. Their Photon Kit is an Arduino-compatible, Wi-Fi enabled, cloud-powered development platform that makes creating internet-connected hardware a breeze. Whether you are building a product prototype, scaling up to thousands of devices, or working on a project at home, the [...]

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Complete Python Bootcamp: Learn To Program With Python like a Professional

Python is a widely used high-level programming language for general-purpose programming, created by Guido van Rossum and first released in 1991. An interpreted language, Python has a design philosophy that emphasizes code readability (notably using whitespace indentation to delimit code blocks rather than curly brackets or keywords), and a syntax that allows programmers to express concepts [...]

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SAE J1939 To NMEA 2000 Gateway For Marine Engine Applications

Maretron introduced their J2K100 gateway, which can be attached to a J1939-based network of marine engines, while the other CAN Bus port supports NMEA 2000 (IEC 1162-3). The gateway collects SAE J1939 engine data and forwards it to the NMEA 2000 connected display. It listens to the J1939 network and draws no power from it (power is derived from [...]

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Windows Data Viewer Software For Displaying Parameters As Specified In SAE J1939 And NMEA 2000 (IEC 61162-3)

Yacht Devices has developed the CAN Log Viewer tool. Additionally, the company provides a USB-to-CAN dongle.  The data viewer tool is able to show the parameters as specified in J1939DA and NMEA 2000 (IEC 61162-3). Connecting the tool to the appropriate CAN-based networks it can display the most important SAE J1939 data and all NMEA 2000 data [...]

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ARM Single Board Computer Preloaded With Android 6.0 With Gigabit Ethernet And Mini-PCIe Slot

AAEON, a developer of Industry 4.0 computing solutions, relaunched their RICO-3288, a lightweight single board computer designed expressly to consolidate Linux and Android systems. This new version of the RICO-3288 has been upgraded to provide better performance than its former model, and is built to address recent technical advances such as sunlight readable monitors and IoT-powered displays. Powered by [...]

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