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  • Connects a PC to CAN bus via Network
  • Supports CAN 2.0A and CAN 2.0B
  • CAN High Speed up to 1 MBit/s
  • Remote Frame support, Listen only mode
  • Supports Windows 2000 to Server 2008 R2, CE
  • Supports Linux kernel 2.4.32+
  • Supports C/C++, C#, VB.NET, Delphi and LabVIEW
  • CANopen supported by CANFestival
  • Driver emulates serial port for easy access
  • Library (DLL) for standard access
  • ASCII conversion protocol via serial port or TCP
  • Supports Bosch Busmaster Debugging
  • Metal case

Vscom NET-CAN 110, a CAN Bus Gateway for Ethernet/Internet


VScom NET-CAN 110

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Vscom NET-CAN 110, a CAN Bus Gateway for Ethernet/Internet
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The VScom NET-CAN 110 provides CAN-BUS communication over Ethernet. It provides completely secured communication for both data transfer and configuration to the attached CAN devices.
CAN BUS is widely used in industrial applications as well as in automotive monitoring and control. The VScom NET-CAN can be used to monitor the data traffic as well as sending control information.
NET-CAN supports two operating modes: Driver Mode and TCP Raw Server. The Driver Mode basically requires the installation of a virtual com-port driver, which makes the network fully transparent for the application. The TCP Raw Server Mode doesn't require the virtual com-port driver installation, so the communication will be handled directly via IP address and port number. NET-CAN provides different software tools to interface the user application:
• The ASCII conversion protocol is useful in developing and testing any CAN-BUS configuration. Users just open the serial port via a Terminal Program or connect directly via Telnet, and have a simple way to talk to the CAN controller. It can also be used to manually transmit and receive CAN frames.
• Applications programmed by users should use the VScan API library (DLL), which transparently handles the ASCII conversion for the CAN frames. Programmers have to handle only the CAN frames and status information, they do not have to care more about the ASCII conversion in their applications. This API is supported in C/C++, C#, VB.NET, Delphi and LabVIEW.
• The NET-CAN also supports CANFestival, an Open Source CANopen Framework. CANopen is a CAN-based higher layer protocol that is used in various application fields, such as medical equipment, offroad vehicles, maritime electronics, railway applications or building automation. CANopen unburdens the developer from dealing with CAN-specific details such as bit-timing and implementation-specific functions. It provides standardized communication objects for real-time data, configuration data as well as network management data.
• CANHacker, a tool for analyzing and transmitting frames on the CAN BUS, is included in the product package.
• A set of Mapper DLLs simulates CAN hardware from other manufacturers. Users configure their system for those products or the NET-CAN 110 adapter as a replacement. So existing software will use the NET-CAN 110 without replacing the application or modifying it.

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Keywords: CAN Bus automotive CAN 2.0A CAN 2.0B ISO 11898 CANopen CANFestival Ethernet Bridge-Mode

Connect 2 separate CAN Bus lines by network bridge, adapter for PC


Industrial / Factory / Laboratory automation
SCADA system
Railway applications
Maritime electronics
Wafer fabrication system
Automotive test equipment
Medical equipment
off-road vehicles



CAN High Speed (20kbit/s up to 1Mbit/s) for transmit/receive




SJA1000 Philips


TJA1050 (Philips)


CAN activity (Data), CAN Error


DB9 male

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Ethernet interface

Auto-detecting 10BaseT/100BaseTx


TCP/IP, Telnet, DHCP, ICMP, HTTP, SNMP v1/2c/3, DNS



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ARM 9, 166MHz


16MB SDRAM, 2MB Flash



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  Operating Modes

Driver Mode

VScom Driver for

  • Windows NT 4.0, 2000, XP up to Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2000 up to 2008 R2
Driver Mode creates a virtual Com port.

TCP Raw Server

Raw Data transfer over TCP/IP. Accepts multiple incoming connections.

CAN Bridge

CAN networks are connected via TCP/IP (Ethernet). A client connects to a Server, CAN frames received on one network are repeated on the other network.

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  Special Features


Configuration utility automatically finds NET-CAN devices in the network

Operating Mode

Automatic Mode switching between Driver and TCP Raw Server Mode.


Over Driver Panels, NetCOM Manager, WEB Browser, serial Console, Telnet, SNMP


special VScom MIB included


Domain Name Server support


special precautions for Firewall environments


Firmware update over WEB Browser, Telnet

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Password access

Every capabilities of configuration use the same password including SNMP V3

Secure communication

OpenVPN tunnel provides security on Ethernet. The tunnel protects the configuration as well as all serial data. It is also usable across the Internet. Strong encryption by AES up to 256 bit keys

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  Driver and Software


  • Unified VSCAN API for simple access on all Vscom CAN products.
  • Supports Windows, CE, Linux (x86, x86-64, ARM) targets.
  • Supports C/C++, C#, VB.NET, Delphi and LabVIEW.


Mapper DLLs can simulate software interfaces of CAN adapters from other manufacturers. At the moment some adapters made by PEAK-System are emulated.


CANopen examples showing Master/slave communication


CAN Speed selectable up to 1 Mbit/s


ASCII coding mode

CAN Modes

Standard Mode
Normal operation on CAN bus
Listen Mode
Passive receive of CAN Frames, neither ACK bits nor Error Frames are sent
Self Reception (Echo Mode)
For testing: Transmitted Frames are also received by the adapter

Monitoring Tools

  • VScom NET-CAN 110 is supported by Bosch BUSMASTER
  • VScom NET-CAN 110 is supported by CANHacker

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  Power and Environment

Power requirments

9 -30V DC, 500mA, 12V

Power supply adapter

12V DC, 1A connected by terminal Block


 7311527 mm (WLH)
10112127 mm with DB9 connector and DIN rail mounting kit

Operating Temp

0C - 60C

Storage Temp

−20C - 85C


SECC sheet metal 1mm



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  Ordering Information

Art. No.


Product Name


Packing list

  • NET-CAN 110
  • Power supply adapter 12V, 1000mA
  • CD-ROM with Driver and configuration software
  • Printed Quick Installation Guide

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 (Firmware version 1.2.3 (Feb 8 2013))
 (Driver Set and Manager Program (version   December 1 2010))
 (Driver Set and Manager Program (WHQL version   December 10 2007))
 (Driver Set and Manager Program (version   December 10 2007))
 (Edition: November 2012)
 (VSCAN standard API 1.7.0 for VScom CAN adapters)
 (VSCAN standard API 1.7.0 for VScom CAN adapters)
 (VSCAN standard API 1.7.0 for VScom CAN adapters)
 (VSCAN standard API 1.7.0 for VScom CAN adapters)
 (Bosch BUSMASTER Setup, Open Source (external link))
 (CANHacker complete Setup V2.00.01, Freeware)
 (regmodify, VS_CAN_Search, VS_CAN_TEST_SIMPLE)
 (Patch to support current VSCAN API)
 (CANopen, LabView, C#, VB.Net, Delphi, Mappers)
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