The software allows engineers to develop applications based on the OBD-II (Onboard Diagnostics) communication standard. The Windows software and the API work with all PEAK Systems CAN Bus interfaces. OBD-II is a standard specifying a diagnostic connector and its pinout, the electrical signaling protocols, the message format, a candidate list of vehicle parameters to be monitored, and information on encoding the data for the parameters. The OBD communication protocol is defined in the SAE J1979 and ISO 15031-5 Standards, while ISO 15765-4 specifies the CAN Bus implementation. OBD-II is a client-server-oriented protocol.
The PCAN-OBD-2 Viewer supports all OBD-II services transmitted via CAN Bus. A virtual cockpit displays the data graphically in analog and digital instruments. Optionally, it displays individual parameters as graphs, including exporting charts and data sets. Furthermore, it shows diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) and available test results.
- On-board diagnostics according to the OBD-2 Standard (ISO 15765-4)
- Physical communication via CAN Bus using a CAN Bus interface of the PCAN series
- Support of all OBD-2 services that can be transmitted with CAN Bus
- Configurable graphical data representation on analog and digital instruments in a virtual cockpit
- Saving and loading of configurations
- Display of Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs) and available test results
- Reading of data that is recorded if an error occurs (Freeze Frames)
- Listing emission-related data. Optional display of individual parameters as a graph
- Exporting graphs and records of the OBD-2 communication
Teensy 4.1 Triple CAN Bus Board with 240x240 LCD and Ethernet
This is a Teensy 4.1 board with triple CAN Bus connections, two CAN 2.0B and one CAN FD and an Ethernet magjack. It can be powered by an external +12 VDC with reverse voltage protection. Included is also a 240x240 wide-angle IPS TFT LCD.
The Teensy 4.1 is an Arduino-compatible board with an Arm Cortex-M7 microcontroller running at 600 MHz. In addition, the board is compatible with the Arduino IDE and the Arduino library.
Microsys Electronics announced its Miriac MPX‑LX2160A, a System-On-Module (SOM) dedicated to commercial vehicles and mobile systems. The module supports two CAN FD interfaces.The module is based on the NXP LX2160A processor and offers 16 Arm Cortex-A72 cores, which are twice as many as its predecessors. The configuration meets the requirements of (artificial intelligence) edge server applications, autonomous [...]
The NRU-110V computer system by NEOUSYS Technology (Taiwan) supports eight automotive cameras, 10G Ethernet, and one isolated CAN Bus (Classical CAN) interface for in-vehicle communication. The device integrates the NVIDIA Jetson AGX Xavier SOM (System-On-Module), including the Volta GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) and the Carmel CPU. Using the 10G Ethernet interface, the computer acts as a camera sensor hub [...]
Lipowski Industrie-Elektronik (Germany), a member of the LIN-Consortium, offers its Baby-LIN-II gateway. The Baby-LIN-II represents a small but powerful system to control a LIN bus via USB and simulate LIN master or LIN slave nodes. The galvanically isolated LIN interface avoids problems in harsh environments.The device also supports stand-alone operation without a PC. A durability [...]
Under Development: Galvanically Isolated Quad Channel CAN Bus to USB Gateway For Industrial And Automotive Applications
A few months ago, we introduced a development concept for an Automotive Network Development System with CAN, CAN FD, LIN, Ethernet. After further market research plus very much appreciated feedback from customers, we decided to modify the concept and basically create two devices, one for CAN and LIN, the other to CAN and Ethernet. Ethernet, in [...]
Arduino Based CAN Bus, LIN Bus Development And Prototyping Boards For Automotive And Industrial Applications
Teensy is a line of Arduino-compatible boards designed to offer maximum I/O capabilities, backed up by a slew of fully featured software libraries designed to run on Arduino. The Teensy is a complete USB-based microcontroller development system in a minimal footprint, and it is capable of implementing many types of projects. All programming is done [...]
The LIN Serial Analyzer development tool enables the user to monitor and communicate to a LIN (Local Interface Network) bus using a Personal Computer (PC). It is a powerful tool that can be used to send messages, monitoring the bus traffic, perform error checks, and filter messages. There are many other features, allowing the user to [...]
Texas Instruments (TI) introduced its TCAN1044EV-Q1 Grade 0 CAN FD transceiver and the ISO7741E-Q1 Grade 0 digital isolator for reliable communication and protection in (hybrid) electric vehicle systems that are exposed to temperatures of up to +125 °C (257 °F).The devices are classified according to the Grade 0 ambient operating temperature specification of the AEC-Q100 (Automotive Electronics Council) [...]
STMicroelectronics has designed a complete ecosystem for securely connecting Industrial IoT (IIoT) and automotive systems to cellular networks.Through offering access to networks and services worldwide, ST’s solution serves to simplify connectivity for IIoT applications such as remote condition monitoring and predictive maintenance, as well as connected-driving services such as infotainment, vehicle diagnostics, and emergency assistance.ST [...]
LIN (Local Interconnect Network) is a serial network protocol used for communication between components in vehicles. The demand for a second serial network emerged as the technologies and the facilities implemented in modern cars grew, while the CAN Bus was too expensive to implement for every component in the car.The Arduino Compatible LIN Bus And CAN [...]