Cisco announces the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates for the Cisco D9844 Encoder Licenses. The last day to order the affected product(s) is February 28, 2013. Customers with active service contracts or active warranties will continue to receive support from the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) as shown in Table 1 of the EoL bulletin. 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 service contracts or active product warranties, support will be available for the shown dates as stated in the applicable service contracts or product warranty terms and conditions, even if this date exceeds the Last Date of Support shown in Table 1.
Table 1. End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for the Cisco D9844 Encoder Licenses
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.
August 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.
February 28, 2013
Last Ship Date License
The last-possible ship date that can be requested of Cisco and/or its contract manufacturers. Actual ship date is dependent on lead time.
May 29, 2013
Table 2. Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement
End-of-Sale Product Part Number
Option License, D9844/46 IP Redundancy
Option License, D9844/D9846 PID Filter
D9844/46 MPEGoIP and MPE SW Licence
Option License, D9844/46 ACM,VCM, 16APSK
Option License, D9844/46 MTS, ISI
Option License, D9844/46 ASI Output
Product Migration Options
There is no replacement available for the Cisco D9844 Encoder Licenses at this time.
Service prices for Cisco products are subject to change after the product End-of-Sale date.
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