emtas GmbH launched a free EnergyBus DemoKit for LEV components at SPS IPC Drives in Nuremberg from 26 to 28 November 2013. About the DemoKit.
The DemoKit gives users an insight into the mechanisms of EnergyBus, which is the CANopen based device profile for components of Light Electric Vehicles (LEVs).
The software package includes a precompiled EnergyBus Library as PC version. For the device simulation either the virtual devices battery or security device can be chosen. The EBC (EnergyBus Controller) is included as PC version with grafic user interface. In addition, a demo version of the DeviceExplorer tool for test and diagnostic tasks is part of the delivery.
One Step Further
For those users who want to go a step further, the EnergyBus StarterKit is available. This package provides users with all neccessary tools to get deeper and practical knowledge of the EnergyBus technology. Included is the software for one of five components. In addition, the StaterKit includes the EnergyBus DeviceWizard for the device configuration. The EnergyBus Controller as PC version, a user license of the DeviceExplorer tool, a USB-CAN interface and the STM32 prototype board allow users to make first steps for their device development with EnergyBus.
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Online release: Angela Budde
Picture: emtas GmbH
21 November 2013
Updated: 4 December 2013