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PRODUCT BULLETIN NO. 2817
Cisco Systems ® announces the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates for the CiscoWorks for Mobile Wireless 3.0. The last day to order the affected product is November 11, 2005. Customers with appropriate Cisco ® Software Application Support service contracts will continue to have access to software updates through Cisco.com, and will continue to receive support from the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) until November 11, 2008. Table 1 describes the end-of-life milestones, definitions, and dates for the affected product. Table 2 lists the product part numbers affected by this announcement.
Customers are encouraged to migrate to the Cisco Mobile Wireless Fault Mediator 3.3 and Cisco Content Services Gateway (CSG) Service Manager 2.2, two applications part of the Mobile Wireless Center for Cisco Mobile Exchange suite of applications that complements CiscoWorks LAN Management Solution (LMS) to provide an end-to-end management of the Cisco Mobile Exchange. The Mobile Wireless Center for Cisco Mobile Exchange addresses the element-management requirements of mobile operators and provides fault and configuration capability as mobile operators transition their wireless service delivery networks from second-generation (2G) circuit-based traffic to 2.5G and third-generation (3G) IP-based services.

Table 1. End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for CiscoWorks for Mobile Wireless 3.0

Milestone

Definition

Date

End-of-Life Announcement Date

The date the document that announces the end of sale and end of life of a product is distributed to the general public.

May 11, 2005

End-of-Sale Date

The last date to order the product through Cisco point-of-sale mechanisms. The product is no longer for sale after this date.

November 11, 2005

Last Shipment Date

The last-possible ship date that can be requested of Cisco and/or its contract manufacturers. Actual ship date is dependent on lead time.

February 11, 2006

End of Software Maintenance Releases Date

The last date that Cisco Engineering may release any final software maintenance releases or bug fixes. After this date, Cisco Engineering will no longer develop, repair, maintain, or test the product software.

November 11, 2006

End of New Service Attachment Date

For equipment and software that is not covered by a service-and-support contract, this is the last date to order a new service-and-support contract or add the equipment and/or software to an existing service-and-support contract.

November 11, 2006

End of Service Contract Renewal Date

The last date to extend or renew a service contract for the product. The extension or renewal period cannot extend beyond the last date of support.

November 11, 2007

Last Date of Support

The last date to receive service and support for the product. After this date, all support services for the product are unavailable, and the product becomes obsolete.

November 11, 2008

Table 2. Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement

End-of-Life Product Part Number

Product Description

Replacement Product Part Number

APNMAN-3.0

Cisco Access Point Name (APN) Manager V3.0

To Be Announced

MWFM-3.0

Cisco Mobile Wireless Fault Mediator V3.0

MWCX-MWFM-3.3-K9 or MWCX-CSGSM-2.2-K9

PRODUCT MIGRATION OPTIONS

The current releases of Cisco Mobile Wireless Fault Mediator, at the time of this bulletin's posting, is version 3.3. Cisco APN Manager will no longer be offered and a future application will be provided at a later date. The recommended replacements for CiscoWorks for Mobile Wireless 3.0 are Cisco Mobile Wireless Fault Mediator 3.3 and Cisco CSG Service Manager 2.2. These new releases offer many new features and improvements over past releases. Details and specifics are listed in the individual data sheets, available at http://www.cisco.com/go/mwc-cmx.
Table 3 highlights the upgrade paths available for CiscoWorks for Mobile Wireless 3.0 customers.

Table 3. CiscoWorks for Mobile Wireless 3.0 Upgrade Paths

Cisco End-of-Life Product

User Has Service Contract

Replacement Products

Cisco Mobile Wireless Fault Mediator 3.0

Yes

Order part number MWCX-MWFM3.3-UP-K9 for Cisco Mobile Wireless Fault Mediator V3.3 or MWCX-CSGSM2.2UP-K9 for Cisco CSG Service Manager V2.2 as applicable.

Cisco Mobile Wireless Fault Mediator 3.0

No

Order part number MWCX-MWFM3.3-UP-K9 for Cisco Mobile Wireless Fault Mediator V3.3 or MWCX-CSGSM2.2UP-K9 for Cisco CSG Service Manager V2.2 as applicable.

Cisco APN Manager 3.0

Yes

Order part number MWCX-MWFM3.3-UP-K9 for Cisco Mobile Wireless Fault Mediator V3.3 or MWCX-CSGSM2.2UP-K9 for Cisco CSG Service Manager V2.2 as applicable.

Cisco APN Manager 3.0

No

Order part number MWCX-MWFM3.3-UP-K9 for Cisco Mobile Wireless Fault Mediator V3.3 or MWCX-CSGSM2.2UP-K9 for Cisco CSG Service Manager V2.2 as applicable.

Note: An end-of-sale and end-of-life announcement for CiscoWorks LAN Management Solution (LMS) 2.2 has been made. Additional information can be found at http://www.cisco.com/go/lms.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

For more information or if you have questions about CiscoWorks for Mobile Wireless, e-mail the product-marketing group at ciscoworks@cisco.com.
For more information about Cisco products, please contact your Cisco account manager and/or Cisco Channel Partner.
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Addresses, phone numbers, and fax numbers are listed onthe Cisco Website at www.cisco.com/go/offices.Argentina · Australia · Austria · Belgium · Brazil · Bulgaria · Canada · Chile · China PRC · Colombia · Costa Rica · Croatia · Cyprus Czech Republic · Denmark · Dubai, UAE · Finland · France · Germany · Greece · Hong Kong SAR · Hungary · India · Indonesia · Ireland · Israel Italy · Japan · Korea · Luxembourg · Malaysia · Mexico · The Netherlands · New Zealand · Norway · Peru · Philippines · Poland · Portugal Puerto Rico · Romania · Russia · Saudi Arabia · Scotland · Singapore · Slovakia · Slovenia · South Africa · Spain · Sweden · Switzerland · Taiwan Thailand · Turkey · Ukraine · United Kingdom · United States · Venezuela · Vietnam · ZimbabweCopyright  2005 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 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The use of the word partner does not imply a partnership relationship between Cisco and any other company. (0502R) 	205224.CS_ETMG_LF_4.05Printed in the USA