Advantages and disadvantages of controller area network (CAN)

What is controller area network (CAN) CAN or controller area network is a type of network between microcontrollers and devices in a vehicle. The devices in the vehicle are also known as ECU or electric control units. In older days the communication between ECU’s is done by analogue wires. The length and weight of the wires were high. Also, each device is connected to another device directly. Controller [...]

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What is controller area network (CAN) with example

Definition of controller area network (CAN) CAN or controller area network is a type of communication network between microcontroller and devices in a vehicle. It is also known as CAN bus because a common bus is attached with all the devices of the vehicle. CAN uses serial processing that means communication between microcontroller and devices is done sequentially. If the signal is sent at the same time to [...]

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