Phoenix SecureCore Tiano 2.0™ is the Phoenix's first generation UEFI BIOS based Tiano codebase. It is based on the UEFI Framework and provides full legacy support. The architecture is modular and quality driven. Working with Eltan, manufacturers can use the product for a customized Bios solution that meets and exceeds their specific design requirements.

This product can still be licensed but is not recommended for new designs. For new projects one of the following Products versions should be used:

Phoenix SecureCore Technology Embedded

Phoenix SecureCore Technology Mobile

Phoenix SecureCore Technology Server

SecureCore Tiano features

  • Remote Notebook and Server asset manageability
  • Security
  • Easy transition from legacy to UEFI operating systems
  • Phoenix CoreArchitect development environment

Next generation silicon support

Phoenix SecureCore Tiano supports next generation silicon technologies.

Legacy and Standards Compliant

SecureCore Tiano supports the Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI 2.0, 2.1), Platform Initialization Working Group (PIWG) PI 1.0 specifications, Intel Framework, as well as legacy style drivers – and all from a single code base. This allows developers to leverage existing tools and libraries, further maximizing development investments and speeding time to market.


SecureCore Tiano includes support for TCG, iTPM, Intel ATT and Phoenix FailSafe, providing. a secure root of trust that can authenticate operating systems, such as Microsoft Windows Vista and Windows 7. It also provides for multi-factor biometric authentication to verify the identity of a user prior to any operating system being loaded.

Intel® vPro™ Technology support

SecureCore supports supports Intel® vPro™ Technology which allows IT departments to multiply their ability to manage, inventory, diagnose, and repair PCs in efficient, remote, and streamlined ways. Support of the following Intel® vPro™ Technology including: Intel® AMT 3.0, Intel® VT, Intel® Trusted Execution Technology (TXT), Virtual Appliance (VA) 2.6

Phoenix CoreArchitect development

SecureCore Tiano is fully supported by Phoenix CoreArchitect to automates many platform configuration tasks.

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