dSPACE Release 2014-B
(Released in December 2014)

The main innovations included in dSPACE Release 2014-B are outlined below:

Product Details
ASM 7.0
  • Vehicle Dynamics models
    • New steering model for EPS applications
    • Rigid drivetrain for easier support of truck and hybrid applications
    • Air suspension support in ASM Pneumatics
  • Environment models
    • Soft-ECU ACC for FCW/AEB for Euro NCAP tests
  • Engine models
    • Support of ModelDesk processing as a successor of ASM Parameterization
  • Electric component models
    • DCM inverter model 
ConfigurationDesk 5.2
  • Support of real-time applications without any assigned behavior model
  • View for finding elements by searching the entire configuration data
  • Improved conflicts view with filtering options
  • Collapse/expand option for each Working View element
ControlDesk 5.3
  • Support of the new MicroLabBox
  • Instrumentation
    • New Time Plotter
    • Extension of instrument functionality by Python code
    • Improved instrument selection
  • Bus Navigator
    • Support of CAN-FD support for DS1005, DS1006, DS1007 and MicroAutoBox
    • Synchronization of monitoring/logging with measurements
  • Signal Editor supports stimulation of V-ECU variables in a VEOS simulation
  • Video Capturing device supports video streams
  • Signal-wise loading of MDF 4.x data to handle large measurement files
  • Data Set Manager supports writable measurements
  • Versioning of projects in connection with SYNECT server
dSPACE FlexRay
Configuration Package 3.4
  • Importing version 4.1 FIBEX files as databases
Failure Simulation API Package 2.0
  • Support of ASAM XIL API EESPort standard
Model Compare 2.5
  • Full-text search of hierarchy items by a given name or part of a name
  • Improved display of comparison results for bus-supporting blocks
  • Improved display of LSB values as power of two, if possible
  • Optional support for HIL model comparisons via dSPACE add-ons for a clear view of the important and relevant differences in dSPACE HIL models
MotionDesk 3.5
  • Library of realistic animated character models (humans, animals, etc.) for advanced ADAS testing
  • Improved Multistate LED instrument for more flexible HUD-like visualization in instruments
Platform API Package 1.7
HIL API 1.0 MAPort with extended functionality:
  • Support of the new MicroLabBox (no stimulus support)
  • Stimulus support for enhanced VEOS platform (multiple environment VPUs)
New: XIL API 2.0 .NET support
  • MAPort including stimulus for most platforms (no stimulus support for the new MicroLabBox, DS1103 and DS1104)
Real-Time Testing 2.4
Support of:
  • Enhanced VEOS platform (multiple environment VPUs) 
  • V-ECU stimulation​ on VEOS platform
RTI CAN Blockset 3.3
  • Support of the new MicroLabBox
RTI CAN MultiMessage Blockset 4.0
  • Support of CAN FD
  • Support of the new DS4342 CAN FD Interface Module for MicroAutoBox and DS100x-based systems
  • Support of the new MicroLabBox
  • Importing version 4.1 FIBEX files as databases
RTI Ethernet Blockset 1.2
  • Support of the new MicroLabBox
  • Separate IP addresses for each core
RTI FPGA Programming Blockset 2.8
  • Support of the new MicroLabBox
RTI LIN MultiMessage Blockset 2.4
  • Importing version 4.1 FIBEX files as databases
RTI USB Flight Recorder Blockset 1.2
  • Support of the new MicroLabBox
RTI E-Motor Control Blockset 1.0
  • New Blockset for the new MicroLabBox
  • Support of:
    • Multi-channel PWM
    • BLDC PWM
    • Hall sensor inputs
    • Incremental encoder interfaces
    • Resolver interfaces
    • SSI/EnDat interfaces
SystemDesk 4.3
  • Support of AUTOSAR 4.1.3, 4.1.2, 4.1.1, 4.0.3, and 4.0.2
  • Automatic mapping of implementation data types
  • New editor for modeling the mapping of data elements to system signals
  • Automatic repair of validation errors
  • Generation of a COM stack for LIN bus simulation
TargetLink 4.0
  • Matrix signal support across the board
  • 1-D and 2-D dynamic look-up tables for adaptive control strategies        
  • Improved handling of C structures at bus-capable blocks
  • Support for AUTOSAR 4.1.3, 4.1.2, 3.2.3 
  • Automatic generation of subsystem interfaces to simplify modeling and lower susceptibility to errors
  • New view concept and embedded help for the Data Dictionary Manager
VEOS 3.3
  • Virtual LIN Bus simulation
  • Full support of multi-model scenarios
MATLAB® support
  • R2013a (32/64-bit) 1) 
  • R2013b (32/64-bit) 1)
  • R2014a (32/64-bit) 1)
  • R2014b (32/64-bit) 1)
Operating system support
  • Windows 7 SP1 (32-bit)
  • Windows 7 SP1 (64-bit) 


1) With 64-bit support, limitations might occur => more      


More detailed information on various features in dSPACE Release 2014-B

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