SOURCE: American Arium

February 22, 2006 09:00 ET

American Arium Announces Debug Support for PCI Express

Arium Releases SourcePoint™ 7.2

TUSTIN, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 22, 2006 -- American Arium, an industry leader in hardware-assisted development tools, today announced the release of SourcePoint™ 7.2, its flagship debug interface. SourcePoint 7.2 offers a number of key features, the most significant of which is access to PCI Express bus registers via an intuitive PCI Devices view first introduced in SourcePoint 7.1. SourcePoint 7.2 also provides visibility of up to 16 processor threads, giving the developer full in-target probe functionality for all auto-detected processor threads. And finally, Arium's latest debug interface for X86 processors supports recently released microprocessors from Intel and AMD.

"SourcePoint 7.2 adds a new dimension to development and debug for our customers," said Jeff Acampora, vice-president, Sales & Marketing for Arium, "some of whom have been beta testing it and telling us they love it. The PCI Express bus view promises to be a smashing success!"

The SourcePoint 7.2/ECM-50 JTAG emulator debug solution delivers reliable run control and execution trace, giving the software and firmware developer unsurpassed visibility to and manipulation of code via a series of intuitive screens and dialogs with numerous viewing and customization options. SourcePoint operates in real time with all core frequencies and works with today's most popular compiler tool chains. It supports industry-standard input file formats and includes a robust C-like command language.

Contact your local sales representative for details on SourcePoint 7.2 and the ECM-50 or visit our Web site at

About American Arium

American Arium, a privately held corporation headquartered in Tustin, CA, is a supplier of hardware and software development tools for Intel® IA-32 and IA-64 processors, Intel XScale® processors, AMD processors, and ARM®-based processors. American Arium tools are used worldwide to debug software in embedded applications, BIOS/EFI Framework, device drivers, and OS kernels. For more information on Arium products, call (877) 508-3970, visit, or contact Jeff Acampora at

SourcePoint is a trademark of American Arium. All other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective owners and are protected therein.

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