Renesas introduces advanced gadget driver software program to ease improvement of battery administration methods for EVs

Renesas introduces advanced gadget driver software program to ease improvement of battery administration methods for EVs


Renesas Electronics Company launched an AUTOSAR-compliant advanced gadget driver (CDD) software program module for designers of automotive battery administration methods (BMS) in electrical automobiles (EVs). The brand new software program pairs with Renesas’ ISL78714 Li-Ion battery administration IC to hurry design and optimize efficiency of next-generation methods.

The CDD software program is designed to work with Renesas’ Profitable Mixture BMS reference design {hardware} package, which incorporates the ISL78714 IC and the RH850/P1M MCU. The CDD consists of configuration and integration of required microcontroller abstraction layer (MCAL) modules supplied by Renesas for the RH850 MCU.

It offers a complete low-level software program resolution for gathering battery cell voltage and temperature measurements and controlling cell balancing features of the ISL78714. Configurable parameters decide the variety of cells within the BMS system and the specified fee of battery cell information assortment.

The CDD software program has a easy however full-featured API that enables the end-user’s software software program to obtain battery cell measurements in actual time. Software program interfaces and protocol administration wanted to function the ISL78714 are constructed into the CDD software program and function on prime of current lower-level SPI, GPIO, and Basic Goal Timer (GPT) drivers included within the MCAL modules. The CDD software program offers clients with a sensible structure for simplifying their software program design and permits them to focus efforts on their distinctive software options.

The brand new ISL78714 CDD software program follows ISO26262 ASIL D (the best degree of automotive purposeful security) improvement processes. The RH850/P1M MCU and MCAL modules additionally obtain ASIL D. The ISL78714 CDD software program, as a template for profitable ASIL D software program improvement, is an asset. Prospects who want help with their design can work beneath contract with Renesas accomplice TATA Elxsi to develop their system.

The brand new CDD software program and the Renesas BMS reference design {hardware} package (ISL78714BMS5XBEKIT1Z) can be found now to certified clients.


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October 2022