Articles

What Is a BMS Anyway?

By John Corman | Jun 21, 2017

If you have worked with or looked at battery systems, you have most likely heard of a battery management system or BMS. Why do BMS prices range from $10 to several thousand dollars if they all do the ...

Maximizing Cell Monitoring Accuracy in Battery Management Systems

May 30, 2017

The use of large-scale battery arrays for backup and carry-through energy storage is getting increasing attention, as evidenced by Tesla Motors' recent announcement of their Powerwall system for homes...

Challenges of Designing the Ideal BMS

By Nate Wennyk | Sep 9, 2016

What makes an ideal battery management system? The first thing that should come to mind is safety. There are many videos and articles out there that show lithium-based batteries venting and/or burstin...

Battery Management System Scalability

By Stefan Janhunen | Aug 28, 2014

When designing Nuvation BMS™, Nuvation’s fourth-generation battery management system and first off-the-shelf BMS, our goal was to create a set of modules that could be connected to the battery pac...