CiA assigns LIN Supplier ID

CiA has been appointed by ISO as the Registration Authority for the LIN Supplier ID. According to ISO 17987-3, every device implementing the LIN protocol needs to provide a supplier ID. More info: lin(at)can-cia.org.

CAN time-stamping standardized

The CiA 603 specification has been released. It defines the requirements for CAN network time management. This approach is compliant to the Autosar network time management. More info: headquarters(at)can-cia.org.

CiA 601-1 version 2.0

The CAN FD implementation guideline recommends how to design the physical layer interface for devices. Especially, recommendations for the symmetry and the transmitter delay are given. More info: headquarters(at)can-cia.org.

CiA 601-2 version 1.0

The CAN FD interface specification describes the host controller interface. This includes special modes, buffer organization, control and status lines as well as bit-timing registers. More info: headquarters(at)can-cia.org.

Modular vehicle communication IF

The updated ISO 22900-2 standard (MVCI – D-PDU API) defines a CAN FD bit-timing, which needs additional specifications for topology and network length. Interested parties may contact standard(at)can-cia.org.

Minor corrections

CiA has released updated versions for CiA 402-2 (motion control profile) and CiA 422-2 as well as CiA 422-3 (CleANopen) correcting some editorial and minor errors. For more information please contact service(at)can-cia.org.

CiA 408 version 2.0.1

The CANopen profile for fluid power devices has been released as version 2.0.1. It is based on the bus-independent profile by VDMA, the German association of machine builders. For more information please contact service(at)can-cia.org.

CAN-related norms

The ISO TC22 SC31 WG4 is updating the following CAN-related standards: ISO 11992-1 and ISO 11992-3 (truck-trailer network) and ISO 26021-2 (end-of-life activation of on-board pyrotechnic devices). More info: standard(at)can-cia.org.

CANopen product panels

As usual, CiA shows on its EmbeddedWorld booth panels with CANopen products. CiA members interested in presenting their products on the CiA stand should contact exhibitions(at)can-cia.org.

Happy New Year

We wish all CAN product manufacturers and users a successful 2017. The CAN community is looking forward to the 25th anniversary of the CAN in Automation (CiA) association. The first event is the 16th iCC in Nuremberg (Germany).