Cisco announces the end-of-sale dates for the Cisco 5940 Embedded Services Router Security Bundles. The last day to order the affected product(s) is June 29, 2012. Customers will continue to receive support from the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) until otherwise specified by a component-specific end-of-life announcement or new Product ID. Table 1 describes the end-of-life milestones, definitions, and dates for the affected product(s). Table 2 lists the product part numbers affected by this announcement. For customers with active and paid service and support contracts, support will be available until the termination date of the contract, even if this date exceeds the Last Date of Support shown in Table 1.
The Cisco 5940 Embedded Services Router Security Bundles have become redundant with recent changes in the product. Components previously included in these bundles are now included in the base products.
Table 1. End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for the Cisco 5940 Embedded Services Router Security Bundles
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.
March 30, 2012
The last date to order the product through Cisco point-of-sale mechanisms. The product is no longer for sale after this date.
June 29, 2012
Last Ship Date: HW
The last-possible ship date that can be requested of Cisco and/or its contract manufacturers. Actual ship date is dependent on lead time.
September 27, 2012
HW = Hardware OS SW = Operating System Software App. SW = Application Software
Table 2. Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement
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