Cisco announces a change in product part numbers for the Cisco DCM Series D9900/D9901 Digital Content Manager. This is a product part number change only announcement. Customers will experience no change in functionality when using the new product part numbers. The new product part numbers are designed to simplify the customer ordering process. The last day to order the affected product using the current product part numbers is August 5, 2011. Customers will continue to receive support from the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) until otherwise specified in the end-of-life announcement for the new product part numbers. 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.
This is a product part number change only announcement as a result of the migration from the Scientific Atlanta ordering processes to the Cisco ordering process.
Table 1. End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for the Cisco DCM Series D9900/D9901 Digital Content Manager
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 6, 2011
The last date to order the product through Cisco point-of-sale mechanisms. The product is no longer for sale after this date.
August 5, 2011
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.
November 3, 2011
HW = Hardware OS SW = Operating System Software App. SW = Application Software
This is a product part number change only. Customers will experience no change in functionality, service, or lead time when using the new product IDs. The new product IDs are designed to simplify the ordering process. Customers are encouraged to migrate to the Cisco D9900/D9901 Digital Content Manager configurable through the Cisco Dynamic Configuration Tool (
https://apps.cisco.com/qtc/config/jsp/configureHome.jsp). The Cisco Dynamic Configuration Tool allows online configuration of the Cisco D9900/D9901 Digital Content Manager (DCM-1RU and DCM-2RU) as well as DCM License Upgrade Kits (DCM-LIC-UPGR). Spare parts are available under Cisco DCM Series in the Pricing Tool. Non-migrated Scientific Atlanta customers, still ordering in SAP, are not affected by this product part number change.
Table 2. Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement
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