Hoehenkirchen-Siegertsbrunn, April 2009
– Lauterbach, the leading manufacturer of microprocessor development tools, today announced support for the OCTEON II Processors from Cavium Networks (NASDAQ: CAVM), a leading provider of semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing for networking, communications, storage, wireless, video and security applications.
As a Cavium PACE (Partnership to Accelerate Customer End-solutions) member, Lauterbach offers the industry’s leading and advanced JTAG style debuggers supporting OCTEON II Processors. Lauterbach’s TRACE32 debugger GUI and features provide development engineers with trusted tools to reduce product development time and cost. TRACE32 offers the following features:
o Fast Downloads
o Extensive compiler support
o Unlimited software execution breakpoints
o Unlimited flash breakpoints
o On-chip read/write/execution breakpoints
o Display of internal and external peripherals at a logical level (peripheral browser)
o Flash programming
o RTOS awareness
o Multicore debugging
o Performance analysis
Using Lauterbach’s tools will increase developer efficiency and enable reduced time to market for products designed around the OCTEON II Processor. In addition to the TRACE32 product line Lauterbach provides world-class embedded developer technical support. Existing Lauterbach customers will have the option to inexpensively convert their existing TRACE32 debuggers to support the OCTEON II Processor.
The recently announced Cavium Networks next generation OCTEON II Internet Application Processor (IAP) family is designed for the next generation of Hypernetworks serving enterprise, data center, access and service provider markets which require support for converged data, voice and video. The OCTEON II target applications include switches, routers, appliances, equipment for 3G, WiMAX, LTE, wireless LAN, and unified storage systems and adapters. The OCTEON II family integrates 1 to 32 MIPS64 cores, up to 75 Application Acceleration Engines for quality of service, packet processing, TCP, compression, encryption, RAID, de-duplication and regular expression processing, up to 400Gbps of DDR3 memory bandwidth, and up to 100Gbps of network connectivity while consuming only 2W to 60W across the entire family. For more information about OCTEON II please visit: http://www.caviumnetworks.com/OCTEON_II_MIPS64.html.
Lauterbach is the leading manufacturer of complete, modular microprocessor development tools worldwide with 30 years experience in the field of embedded designs. It is an internationally well-established company with blue chip customers from every corner of the globe and close relationship with all semiconductor manufacturers. Besides the Headquarters in Hoehenkirchen, Germany, the company has its own branch offices in United Kingdom, Italy, France, on the East and West coasts of the United States, Japan and China. Highly qualified sales and support engineers are also available in many other countries.
Further information is available from www.lauterbach.com/pro_cavium.html
About Cavium Networks
Cavium Networks is a leading provider of highly integrated semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing in networking, communications, storage and security applications. Cavium Networks offers a broad portfolio of integrated, software-compatible processors ranging in performance from 10 Mbps to 20 Gbps that enable secure, intelligent functionality in enterprise, data-center, broadband/consumer and access and service provider equipment. Cavium Networks processors are supported by ecosystem partners that provide operating systems, tool support, reference designs and other services. Cavium Networks principal offices are in Mountain View, CA with design team locations in California, Massachusetts and India. For more information, please visit: http://www.caviumnetworks.com.