International Research Association of Computer Science and Technology (IRACST)
In this paper, the authors present Controller Area Network (CAN), it's architecture, protocol, and standards i.e. an overview of the Controller Area Network. They also propose the application of CAN extended to automation in automotive field like heavy earth moving vehicles. The proposed system is stand-alone single-chip embedded system equipped with 8 CAN ports to monitor and control vehicle locally. The authorized person who is at outside of vehicle can monitor the condition of the vehicle and also remotely controls the vehicle via a mobile phone through GSM technique.