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dSPACE Release 2013-A
(Released in June 2013)

The main innovations included in dSPACE Release 2013-A are outlined below: 

 

Product Details

ASM 5.0

  • Support of road intersections and road networks in ASM Environment and ASM Traffic
  • Support of X- and II-brake systems in ASM Brake Hydraulics
  • Nonlinear inductance in PSM models (JMAG-RT support) in ASM Electric Components
  • Parallel battery connection support in ASM Electric Components
  • Variable engine operating points for engine InCylinder models
  • Support of MATLAB 64-bit (R2012b + R2013a)
ConfigurationDesk 4.4

Implementation Version

  • Usability and performance improvements
  • Multiple failure configuration (inserting several failures at the same time)
  • Importing virtual ECUs
  • New view for Model Communication configuration
  • Support of MATLAB 64-bit (R2012b + R2013a) 
Configuration Version
  • Bugfixes and minor enhancements
ControlDesk 3.7.5
  • Bugfixes
    Please note: ControlDesk 3.x will be delivered for the last time with this dSPACE Release.
ControlDesk 5.0
  • New user interface (with ribbons and backstage view)
  • Connecting to SYNECT server for project data management
  • Support of ASAM MDF 4.1
  • Video capturing device with audio recording and preview in online mode
  • Importing CON files from ControlDesk 3.x
  • Generating layouts with bus instruments via automation
  • FlexRay monitoring with no need to start measurement
  • Measuring DTCs via ECU diagnostics
  • Switching multiple failures on SCALEXIO
  • Defining calculated variables via automation
dSPACE FlexRay Configuration Package 3.1
  • Importing AUTOSAR system templates (Version 4.0.3) as communication matrices
  • Support of MATLAB 64-bit (R2012b + R2013a)
ECU Interface Manager 1.3
  • Support of Freescale MPC55xx and MPC56xx microcontrollers, including variable length encoding (VLE code compression)
  • Support of Infineon AURIX and TriCore TC1748/1791/93/98 microcontrollers with processor core version 1.6
  • Simplified user interface based on a dedicated ECU function/variable pane
  • Reusing internal and external dSPACE bypass service instances in ECU code
MLIB/MTRACE 4.7.6
  • MLIB/MTRACE is now contained in the product Platform API Package.
ModelDesk 3.0
  • New Road Generator with road network definition capabilities
  • Maneuver definition with routes on road networks
  • Support of MATLAB 64-bit (R2012b + R2013a)
MotionDesk 3.2
  • Automatic generation of environmental road objects like traffic posts, streetlights, trees, houses, etc. based on the road environment (e.g. city, country, alley).
  • Improved realism by defining shadow projection on 3-D objects
  • New borderless fullscreen mode with multichannel support
  • Additional mode for stereo projection on multichannel basis
  • Fixed frame rate support with deviation warning
  • New completely reworked MotionDesk demos to demonstrate new features of the rendering engine
  • Additional 3-D objects in the 3-D Library (e.g. houses, traffic signs)
  • Support of MATLAB 64-bit (R2012b + R2013a)
Real-Time Testing 2.1
  • Bugfixes and minor enhancements
RTI Bypass Blockset 3.0
  • Internal bypass plug-in
  • Support of Infineon AURIX and TriCore TC1748/1791/93/98 microcontrollers with processor core version 1.6
  • Support of Freescale MPC55xx and MPC56xx microcontrollers
  • Option to call ECU functions which already exist in the ECU code within the internal bypass model
RTI CAN Blockset 3.0
  • Bugfixes and minor enhancements
  • Support of MATLAB 64-bit (R2012b + R2013a)
RTI CAN MM Blockset 2.8
  • Importing AUTOSAR system templates (version 4.0.3) as communication matrices
  • Importing FIBEX files (version 3.1) as communication matrices
  • Support of MATLAB 64-bit (R2012b + R2013a)
RTI FPGA Programming Blockset 2.5
  • Support of DS2655 FPGA Base Module
  • Crank/cam input blocks for MicroAutoBox II (DS1512 + DS1552)
  • Faster FPGA interface
    • Interface generation changed from "interface completion" to "HDL (hardware description language) code generation"
  • Easier workflow
    • Automatic switching between fixed-step and variable-step solvers
    • Default value for the "offline simulation period" changed from one second to the FPGA clock period of the chosen framework
  • Support of ISE 14.4 (32-bit and 64-bit)
  • Support of MATLAB 64-bit (R2012b)
  • Support of MATLAB 64-bit (R2012b + R2013a) for the processor interface
 
RTI LIN MM Blockset 2.1
  • Import of AUTOSAR system templates (version 4.0.3) as communication matrices
  • Bugfixes and minor enhancements
  • Support of MATLAB 64-bit (R2012b + R2013a)
RTI Watchdog Blockset 1.0
  • Initial version of the new RTI Watchdog blockset
  • Two-stage watchdog implementation: FPGA-based hardware watchdog supervises up to 20 Simulink-configurable and task-specific software watchdogs running on the real-time processor.
  • Support of MicroAutoBox II
MATLAB® support
  • R2011b (32-bit)
  • R2012a (32-bit)
  • R2012b (32/64-bit)*)
  • R2013a (32/64-bit)*)

*) for specific products

Operating system support
  • Windows 7 SP1 (32/64-bit)
  • Windows Vista SP2 (32-bit)
  • Windows XP SP3 (32-bit)

 

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