Controller Area Network: An Introduction Design How-To 4/7/2003 Post a comment Forced by the increasing number of distributed control systems in cars and the increasing wiring costs of car body electronics, the availability of a powerful and reliable serial data communication system for the exchange of messages between the different control units was becoming urgent. This was the starting point for BOSCH to develop the CAN protocol. IXXAT Automation's Konrad Etschberger provides an introduction to the CAN protocol.
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