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Product Bulletin No. EOL4113

Cisco Systems ® announces the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates for the Cisco Packet Data Serving Node (PDSN) and Cisco Mobile Wireless Home Agent Release 2.x. The last day to order the affected product is December 13, 2006. Customers with active service contracts will continue to receive support from the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) until December 12, 2009. 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 PDSN Release 3 and the Cisco Mobile Wireless Home Agent Release 3, which maintain all features of the Cisco PDSN Release 2.0 and 2.1 and the Home Agent Release 2.0 and 2.1, and offer many new features and enhancements. Information about the replacement products can be found at: http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/wirelssw/ps4341/prod_bulletin0900aecd803dba07.html.

Table 1. End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for the Cisco Packet Data Serving Node (PDSN) and Cisco Mobile Wireless Home Agent Release 2.x

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.

June 14, 2006

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.

December 13, 2006

Last Ship 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.

March 13, 2007

End of SW 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.

December 13, 2007

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.

December 13, 2007

End of Service Contract Renewal Date

The last date to extend or renew a service contract for the product.

March 10, 2009

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.

December 12, 2009

Table 2. Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement

End-of-Sale Product Part Number

Product Description

S72P2B-12308XW

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 BASIC

S72P2B-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 BASIC

S72P2B-12311YF

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 BASIC

S72P2B-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 BASIC

S72P2BK9X-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 UPGRADE (BASIC 3DES TO PREM)

S72P2BK9X-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 UPGRADE (BASIC 3DES TO PREM)

S72P2BUK9-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 IOS PDSN R2.0 BASIC UPGRADE 3DES FROM R1.2 BASE 3DES

S72P2BUK9-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 IOS PDSN R2.0 BASIC UPGRADE 3DES FROM R1.2 BASE 3DES

S72P2EX-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 IOS PDSN R2.0 PREMIUM UPGRADE FROM R1.2 ENHANCED

S72P2EX-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 IOS PDSN R2.0 PREMIUM UPGRADE FROM R1.2 ENHANCED

S72P2K9-12308XW

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 BASIC 3DES

S72P2K9-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 BASIC 3DES

S72P2K9-12311YF

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 BASIC 3DES

S72P2K9-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 BASIC 3DES

S72P2K9X-12308XW

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 PREMIUM 3DES

S72P2K9X-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 PREMIUM 3DES

S72P2K9X-12311YF

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 PREMIUM 3DES

S72P2K9X-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 PREMIUM 3DES

S72P2UB-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 IOS PDSN R2.0 BASIC UPGRADE FROM R1.2 BASE OR ENH

S72P2UB-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 IOS PDSN R2.0 BASIC UPGRADE FROM R1.2 BASE OR ENH

S72P2UK9-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 UPGRADE TO 3DES

S72P2UK9-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 UPGRADE TO 3DES

S72P2UX-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 UPGRADE (BASIC TO PREMIUM)

S72P2UX-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 UPGRADE (BASIC TO PREMIUM)

S72P2X-12308XW

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 PREMIUM

S72P2X-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 PREMIUM

S72P2X-12311YF

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 PREMIUM

S72P2X-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS PDSN R2.0 PREMIUM

S72PH2-12307XJ=

Cisco 7200 IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC UPGRADE FROM R1.2

S72PH2-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC UPGRADE FROM R1.2

S72PH2-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC UPGRADE FROM R1.2

S72PH2K9-12307XJ

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC 3DES

S72PH2K9-12307XJ=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC 3DES

S72PH2K9-12308XW

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC 3DES

S72PH2K9-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC 3DES

S72PH2K9-12311YF

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC 3DES

S72PH2K9-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC 3DES

S72PH2K9X-12307XJ

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 PREMIUM 3DES

S72PH2K9X-12307XJ=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 PREMIUM 3DES

S72PH2K9X-12308XW

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 PREMIUM 3DES

S72PH2K9X-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 PREMIUM 3DES

S72PH2K9X-12311YF

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 PREMIUM 3DES

S72PH2K9X-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 PREMIUM 3DES

S72PH2UK9-12307XJ=

Cisco 7200 IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC 3DES UPGRADE FROM R1.2

S72PH2UK9-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC 3DES UPGRADE FROM R1.2

S72PH2UK9-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC 3DES UPGRADE FROM R1.2

S72PH2X-12307XJ

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 PREMIUM

S72PH2X-12307XJ=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 PREMIUM

S72PH2X-12308XW

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 PREMIUM

S72PH2X-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 PREMIUM

S72PH2X-12311YF

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 PREMIUM

S72PH2X-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 PREMIUM

S72PI2-12307XJ=

Cisco 7200 IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 UPGRADE (BASIC TO PREMIUM)

S72PI2-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 UPGRADE (BASIC TO PREMIUM)

S72PI2-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 UPGRADE (BASIC TO PREMIUM)

S72PI2K9-12307XJ=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 UPGRADE TO 3DES

S72PI2K9-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 UPGRADE TO 3DES

S72PI2K9-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 UPGRADE TO 3DES

S72PI2K9X-12307XJ=

Cisco 7200 IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 UPGRADE (BASIC 3DES TO PREM)

S72PI2K9X-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 UPGRADE (BASIC 3DES TO PREM)

S72PI2K9X-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 UPGRADE (BASIC 3DES TO PREM)

S72PI2UK9-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 IOS PDSN R2.0 PREM 3DES UPGRADE FROM R1.2 ENH 3DES

S72PI2UK9-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 IOS PDSN R2.0 PREM 3DES UPGRADE FROM R1.2 ENH 3DES

S72PSH2-12307XJ

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC

S72PSH2-12307XJ=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC

S72PSH2-12308XW

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC

S72PSH2-12308XW=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC

S72PSH2-12311YF

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC

S72PSH2-12311YF=

Cisco 7200 Series IOS MW HOME AGENT R2.0 BASIC

SC-SVC-HA20-UP=

Cisco MWAM Series UPGRADE to HA R2.0 Premium from Basic

SC-SVC-HA20B

Cisco MWAM Series HOME AGENT R2.0 Basic

SC-SVC-HA20B-UP=

Cisco MWAM Series UPGRADE to HA R2.0 Basic from R1.2

SC-SVC-HA20B=

Cisco MWAM Series HOME AGENT R2.0 Basic

SC-SVC-HA20BIM

Cisco MWAM Series HOME AGENT R2.0 Basic Single Image

SC-SVC-HA20BIM-UP=

Cisco MWAM Series UPGRADE to HA R2.0 Basic SI from R1.2 SI

SC-SVC-HA20BIM=

Cisco MWAM Series HOME AGENT R2.0 Basic Single Image

SC-SVC-HA20IM-UP=

Cisco MWAM Series UPGRADE to HA R2.0 Premium from Basic SI

SC-SVC-HA20P

Cisco MWAM Series HOME AGENT R2.0 Premium

SC-SVC-HA20P=

Cisco MWAM Series HOME AGENT R2.0 Premium

SC-SVC-HA20PIM

Cisco MWAM Series HOME AGENT R2.0 Premium Single Image

SC-SVC-HA20PIM=

Cisco MWAM Series HOME AGENT R2.0 Premium Single Image

SC-SVC-PD20-UP=

Cisco MWAM Series UPGRADE to PDSN R2.0 Premium from Basic

SC-SVC-PD20B

Cisco MWAM Series PDSN R2.0 Basic

SC-SVC-PD20B-UP=

Cisco MWAM Series UPGRADE to PDSN R2.0 Basic from R1.2

SC-SVC-PD20B=

Cisco MWAM Series PDSN R2.0 Basic

SC-SVC-PD20BIM

Cisco MWAM Series PDSN R2.0 Basic Single Image

SC-SVC-PD20BIM-UP=

Cisco MWAM Series UPGRADE to PDSN R2.0 Basic SI from R1.2 SI

SC-SVC-PD20BIM=

Cisco MWAM Series PDSN R2.0 Basic Single Image

SC-SVC-PD20IM-UP=

Cisco MWAM Series UPGRADE to PDSN R2.0 Premium from Basic SI

SC-SVC-PD20P

Cisco MWAM Series PDSN R2.0 Premium

SC-SVC-PD20P=

Cisco MWAM Series PDSN R2.0 Premium

SC-SVC-PD20PIM

Cisco MWAM Series PDSN R2.0 Premium Single Image

SC-SVC-PD20PIM=

Cisco MWAM Series PDSN R2.0 Premium Single Image

WS-SVC-MWHA20-BDL

Cisco MWAM Series HOME AGENT R2.0 Premium 2 Unit Bundle

WS-SVC-MWHA20-BDL=

Cisco MWAM Series HOME AGENT R2.0 Premium 2 Unit Bundle

WS-SVC-MWPD20-BDL

Cisco MWAM Series PDSN R2.0 Premium 2 Unit Bundle

WS-SVC-MWPD20-BDL=

Cisco MWAM Series PDSN R2.0 Premium 2 Unit Bundle

PRODUCT MIGRATION OPTIONS

The recommended replacement for the Cisco PDSN and Cisco Mobile Wireless Home Agent Release 2.x is the Cisco PDSN and Cisco Mobile Wireless Home Agent Release 3.
Customers are encouraged to migrate to the Cisco PDSN Release 3, and the Cisco Mobile Wireless Home Agent Release 3. Information about this product can be found at: http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/wirelssw/ps4341/index.html and http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps5940/index.html.

Table 3. Product Comparisons

Feature

Cisco Packet Data Serving Node (PDSN) and Cisco Mobile Wireless Home Agent Release 2.x

Cisco Packet Data Serving Node (PDSN) and Cisco Mobile Wireless Home Agent Release 3

(PDSN) Session Redundancy

Not supported. Loss of session upon PDSN failure.

Supported. Session maintained upon PDSN failure.

(PDSN) Simple IPv6

Not supported

Supported

(PDSN and Home Agent) Radius Server Load Balancing

Not supported

Supported

(Home Agent) Mobile User ACLs

Not supported

Supported

(Home Agent) IP Reachability

Not supported

Supported

Customers can use the Cisco Technology Migration Plan (TMP) to trade in products and receive credit toward the purchase of new Cisco equipment. For more information about Cisco TMP, go to: http://www.cisco.com/go/tradein/. The Cisco TMP application requires all users to have a Cisco.com user ID.
Customers may be able to continue to purchase the end-of-sale product through the Cisco Authorized Refurbished Equipment program. Refurbished units of the end-of-sale product are available in limited supply for sale in certain countries on a first-come, first-served basis. For information about the refurbished equipment program, go to: http://www.cisco.com/en/US/ordering/or6/or17/order_refurbished_equipment_program_description.html.

FOR MORE INFORMATION

For more information about the Cisco PDSN and Cisco Mobile Wireless Home Agent Release, visit http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/wirelssw/ps4341/index.html and http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps5940/index.html ; or contact your local account representative.
For more information about the Cisco End-of-Life Policy, go to: http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/prod_end_of_life.html.
To subscribe to receive end-of-life/end-of-sale information, go to: http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/FieldNoticeTool/field-notice.