openPR Logo
Press release

Native and active decoder unifies automotive languages

07-25-2018 11:12 AM CET | Logistics & Transport

Press release from: Network Sorcery

Network Sorcery is offering a software package called UCAN. This is intended to be used for a variety of informative and quality-of-life upgrades for the owner and operator of any vehicle. The UCAN system is able to communicate across most vehicles' communication bus, from motorcycles to class-8 trucks.

The UCAN system has been updated to graphically display vehicle data as gauges. Data synchronization is near perfect, and updates in real time. The data stream is many times faster than market-leading scan tools can deliver. By comparison, OBD2-only tools deliver roughly eighty to one hundred parameters per second, where this hybrid native/active system can reach upwards of six thousand parameters per second and beyond. This system provides better performance, improves safety, and gives both more volume and detail within the data. The UCAN system is capable of investigating PIDs and DTC, while also outputting data in an easy-to-use form.

OBD2-only scanners cannot decode some essential parameters, including those that show driver intent. This makes the UCAN system cutting edge in the development of a unified vehicle platform and integration of onboard data streams. UCAN has been in a prototype state, and currently contains a limited set of test-drive data to decode. Further decoding of native vehicle languages will be a perpetual task for expanding the number of supported vehicles and their parameters.

Network Sorcery is announcing graphical integration with the UCAN data stream, providing use with Race Render 3 or Dashware applications. This allows dashcam videos to be synchronized with the data recorded and displayed with gauges.

Other applications for this technology range from performance enhancement, fuel efficiency, safety, alerts and reminders, data logging, recreation, car customization, and much more. Network Sorcery will be adding compatibility for third-party applications, and potentially integrating third-party hardware. In the future, Network Sorcery hopes to become a Vehicle to Vehicle communications platform.

The recommended hardware platform is a Raspberry Pi 3 with a PiCAN2 board attached. In addition, UCAN can run with any CAN-adapter that provides a Socketcan interface under Linux.

We are Network Sorcery, a network solutions provider since 1999. Developing decoders and software applications for vehicles has been our focus for the past five years.

Our project lead has developed J1708/J1587, J1939 and OBD2 decoders for several products that are currently used in the telematics industry. Our decoder has been developed to address the shortcomings that we have seen in the field. In the past, we have needed to hardwire connections to turn signals, brake switches and ignition systems because these protocols did not have the data available. OBD2 was never designed for telematics use. You cannot pull data from an OBD2 system reliably faster than about 100 parameters / second before you start interfering with the operation of the car. For example, we tested a 2009 Saturn Aura that started to throw DTCs and lit up the dashboard like a Christmas tree at 75 requests per second (15 millisecond intervals). On the other hand, running on a cheap Raspberry Pi, we can pull 6000 parameters per second passively, with no possibility of interference in real time.

This is not to say that OBD2 is useless, far from it. It is just another tool in the toolbox. We can seamlessly integrate both. Vehicle tech is advancing quickly and everyone puts in proprietary methods of dealing with the sensor fusion problem. The manufacturers put the support effort into their protocols to add new functionality, not OBD2 which is usually an afterthought.

Our plans for expanding our vehicle decodes and applications further are very ambitious. Network Sorcery has the tech and know-how to bring more hardware to the table and inspire application development within our expanding community. Our goal is to provide a better decoding solution for vehicles than what OBD2-only scanning can produce.

Press contact:
Shawn Conner
Corporate Communications Officer
Network Sorcery
11956 Bernardo Plaza Center
San Diego, CA
92128
United States of America
Phone: +1 858-663-8159
Shawnlconner@gmail.com

This release was published on openPR.

Permanent link to this press release:

Copy
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.

You can edit or delete your press release Native and active decoder unifies automotive languages here

News-ID: 1144242 • Views: 684

More Releases for UCAN

Digital Signage Market 2022 With Global Players - Wetmaster, Armstrong, Carel In …
Worldwide Market Reports has announced the addition of the “Global Digital Signage Market Size Status and Forecast 2022”, The report classifies the global Digital Signage Market in a precise manner to offer detailed insights about the aspects responsible for augmenting as well as restraining market growth. This report studies Digital Signage in Global market, especially in North America, China, Europe, Southeast Asia, Japan and India, with production, revenue, consumption, import
Clothing Accessories Market is Booming Worldwide | YCC, Sancris, Weixing Group, …
HTF MI recently introduced Global Clothing Accessories Market study with in-depth overview, describing about the Product / Industry Scope and elaborates market outlook and status to 2023. The market Study is segmented by key regions which is accelerating the marketization. At present, the market is developing its presence and some of the key players from the complete study are YCC, Sancris, Weixing Group, UCAN Zippers, 3F, SBS, Sanli Zipper, KAO
Humidifier Market to Witness High Growth in near future: Wetmaster, H. IKEUCHI, …
Humidifier Market get comprehensive research offering detailed regional analysis and growth outlook in a new report now available at Bigmarketresearch.com Research Beam has added a report, titled, “Humidifier report on Global market”. The report studies the Humidifier market, analyzes the current performance of the technology, and forecasts the trends in various regions including North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Central & South America and Middle East & Africa. The report offers an
Zipper Market 2018 Global Analysis By Key Players – YKK, RIRI, SALMI, Sancris, …
Summary WiseGuyReports.com adds “Zipper Market 2018 Global Analysis, Growth, Trends and Opportunities Research Report Forecasting to 2023” reports to its database. This report provides in depth study of “Zipper Market” using SWOT analysis i.e. Strength, Weakness, Opportunities and Threat to the organization. The Zipper Market report also provides an in-depth survey of key players in the market which is based on the various objectives of an organization such as profiling, the product
Zipper Market Report for Period 2011 till 2023 Sancris, Valiant Industrial, UCAN …
Global Zipper market report provides detailed analysis of companies namely Sancris, Valiant Industrial, UCAN Zippers, SBS, 3F, YCC, Weixing Group and Others. This report study includes global market statistics and analysis for example, company performance, historical analysis 2012 to 2016, market forecast 2017 to 2023 in terms of volume, revenue, YOY growth rate, and CAGR for the year 2017 to 2023, etc. Zipper, formerly known as a clasp locker, is a
2017-2022 Global Steam Humidifiers Market Analysis : Thermolec, Cumulus, BONECO …
The Steam Humidifiers Market 2017 Research Report investigates a thorough and complete study on Steam Humidifiers industry volume, market Share, market Trends, Steam Humidifiers Growth aspects, wide range of applications, Utilization ratio, Supply and demand analysis, manufacturing capacity and Steam Humidifiers industry Price during Forecast period from 2017 to 2022 The research report labeled Global Steam Humidifiers Market 2017 presents the penetrating study of Steam Humidifiers market globally, concentrating on complete