News and Events

All change at Warwick Control

2018 proved eventful for at least one of our close TA & QSR partners, despite losing one of its founders to retirement! Among its achievements, UK-based Warwick Control Technologies (WCT) completed a European project, exhibited at METS Trade and joined a green commercial vehicle consultancy. The European project, which was carried out in collaboration with Kvaser, focused on ... Read More

Expo partnership proves the secret to success

Three demonstration projects from Kvaser, a couple of demos from RA Consulting, a warm welcome and full support from local Kvaser QSR, Opsoc, combined to make a success at 2018 Automotive World at Nagoya, Japan for all concerned. Hiroshi Takahashi, founder and business manager of Opsoc, a specialized distributor of CAN solutions, commented: “This was ... Read More

Product “Pre-Release” Access for Technical Associates

If you are a Kvaser Technical Associate (TA), you have access to “Pre-Release” Products. As Kvaser prepares to release a new product, that product is made available for order by TAs. This is typically 8 – 12 weeks ahead of the product’s public release. The purpose is that a TA should have the opportunity to … Read More

Kvaser Hybrid 2xCAN/LIN Media Package

This is the Kvaser Hybrid 2xCAN/LIN Media package. Below are download links for Datasheets, user guides, photos, and Declaration of Conformity. If you would like to order stock ahead of our public announcement, please contact us at [email protected] Click link to download file: Datasheet Declaration of Conformity User Guide Key Photo

Kvaser Linux SDK Available

This package contains the following Kvaser libraries for use in a Linux environment. (Download links at bottom of article.) 1. kvmlib: Kvaser Memorator Library Library for accessing Kvaser Memorator (2nd generation) devices. This library is used to extract log data, initialize disk, read and write configuration to a device, handle on device databases and more. … Read More

Kvaser User Survey Data Released

Earlier this year, we invited over 20,000 CAN hardware users to share their opinion on the CAN hardware and software they use. Thanks to our survey takers, we know more about CAN users than we ever did before, and we’re happy to share the feedback with you. The Most Likely Person to Use CAN Hardware? An ... Read More

March 2017: Kvaser Marketing Update

Here’s a quick update on Kvaser’s latest marketing activities/deliverables: A new article, authored by Kent, has been published at http://www.remotemagazine.com/main/articles/can-versus-ethernet-advantages-disadvantages-and-alternatives-for-industrial-automation/ Another is in process for Robotics & Automation News.   A TA Hardware/Software Bundle feature is being reviewed and validated. This feature will allow software partners to ‘bundle’ Kvaser hardware to create a package that … Read More

4 Ways to Promote Your Attendance at Events

We've updated the way Events are shown on Kvaser.com.  The reason is two-fold: - Promote our QSR and TA's attendence at events around the world. - Promote the field of CAN by giving visitors and customers more places to connect. Here are the four ways we're promoting events: (Don't see yourself listed on an event that you're ... Read More

Kvaser Software Release February 2017: Kvaser Releases All New Version of Device Manager

Kvaser has released software version v5.19 of the CANlib SDK. This release includes updates to the Kvaser Device Guide, Linux Driver and more. Kvaser Device Guide: All Kvaser hardware in one place In CANlib SDK (v5.19), a new tool called Kvaser Device Guide replaces the Kvaser Hardware program. Users can now visualize and set up ... Read More

Smartphone ‘tilt’ demo brings CAN to life

During the European TA/QSR Conference, Martin Henriksson, a software developer at Kvaser AB, demonstrated the advantages of Kvaser’s Blackbird v2 wireless interface combined with its REST API, available within Kvaser’s CANlib SDK. Participants were invited to tilt a phone to see sensor outputs track on a graph on the PC in almost real-time. Using the ... Read More