Phoenix CoreArchitect (PCA)

Phoenix Core Architect
  • PCA is the one tool you need for your entire firmware development cycle

    • Extends Visual Studio’s IDE to integrate your firmware development build tools, editor, and debugger
    • Supports multiple Visual Studio versions, project types, and debug interfaces
  • Speed up Source Code Development and Project Navigation

    • Syntax checking, highlighting, and coloring
    • Quick file and symbol searching
    • In-line symbol auto-complete, UEFI Protocol expansion, and function signature tooltips
  • Built-in Source Level Debugger

    • PCA brings the familiar and powerful Visual Studio user experience to UEFI firmware developers
    • No need for expensive proprietary hardware. Debug over standard serial, USB 2.0 or USB 3.0
    • Easy learning curve compared to other UEFI source level debuggers
  • Integrated Firmware Deployment

    • PCA Auto-Deployment feature updates target firmware when the build completes
  • Wide Range of Supported Project Types and Software

    • Phoenix SCT and ServerCore products, and generic EDKII-based projects
    • Most recently validated EDKII Visual Studio versions: VS2012 and VS2013
    • Legacy Visual Studio versions VS2005 and VS2008
    • Build under Windows 7, 8, 8.1, and 10