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Release Notes for H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Release 6.0
Revised: July 14, 2009 10:22 am, OL-12195-03
These release notes contain information about new and changed support, new and changed functionality, limitations and restrictions, and open and resolved caveats for H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Release 6.0, up to and including Release 6.0(5.7).
To view the release notes for previous versions of H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace, go to: http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/ps5664/ps5669/prod_release_notes_list.html.
You can access the latest software upgrades for all versions of H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace on the Cisco Software Center website at http://www.cisco.com/kobayashi/sw-center/sw-voice.shtml.
H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Release 6.0 works with the Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Audio Server to provide meeting access to callers. The gateway supports up to 960 IP connections. The Audio Server supports connections from up to 16 IP gateway servers; this multigateway support provides network load balancing and system redundancy.
System Requirements for H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Release 6.0
System requirements for H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace can be found on the DocWiki at this link: http://docwiki.cisco.com/wiki/Cisco_Unified_MeetingPlace%2C_Release_6.x_--_System_Requirements
Compatibility Information for H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Release 6.0
For information about the compatibility of H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Release 6.0 with other Cisco Unified MeetingPlace components, see the compatibility matrix on the DocWiki at this link: http://docwiki.cisco.com/wiki/Cisco_Unified_MeetingPlace%2C_Release_6.x_--_Compatibility_Matrix.
Caution H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Release 6.0 is not compatible with Cisco Security Agent. We recommend that you do not install Cisco Security Agent on a gateway server where H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Release 6.0 is or will be installed.
For descriptions and locations of Cisco Unified MeetingPlace documentation on Cisco.com, refer to the Documentation Guide for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace. The document is shipped with Cisco Unified MeetingPlace and is available at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/ps5664/ps5669/products_documentation_roadmaps_list.html.
The complete documentation set for administrators for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Release 6.0 is now available in wiki format at http://docwiki.cisco.com/index.php/Cisco_Unified_MeetingPlace,_Release_6.x. Cisco community members with CCO passwords can contribute expertise to articles and exchange ideas on the Discussion page associated with each article. For more information, click the About DocWiki link at the bottom of any page on the DocWiki.
Information to Give to End Users
These release notes are written for system administrators and are not intended for end users. As a result, end users may not be aware of new features or know where to find applicable documentation.
Please give the following information to end users:
•List of new features in this release. See New and Changed Requirements and Functionality.
•End user documentation can be found on Cisco.com at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/ps5664/ps5669/products_user_guide_list.html
•System administrator documentation can be found on the DocWiki at http://docwiki.cisco.com/wiki/Cisco_Unified_MeetingPlace%2C_Release_6.x
•To search for documentation on the DocWiki, we recommend using Google. Go to Google.com and enter this: <your search term> site:docwiki.cisco.com. where <your search term> is the term you want to search.
New and Changed Requirements and Functionality
H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Release 6.0(5.7) is a maintenance release that contains fixes to defects and product enhancements. See the "Caveats" section for a list of these defects and enhancements.
Installation and Upgrade Information
Installing H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Release 6.0 for the First Time
For instructions on installing H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace, see the DocWiki at http://docwiki.cisco.com/wiki/Cisco_Unified_MeetingPlace%2C_Release_6.x_--_Installing_Cisco_Unified_MeetingPlace_H.323/SIP_IP_Gateway_Software_Release_5.3_for_Use_with_Release_6.x.
Upgrading to H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Release 6.0
Upgrading a legacy H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace system to Release 6.0 requires a legacy third-party Windows server with system specifications comparable to Cisco MCS specifications required for the same deployment. For information on Cisco MCS specifications, go to http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/hw/voiceapp/ps378/index.html.
To upgrade H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace, see the DocWiki at http://docwiki.cisco.com/wiki/Cisco_Unified_MeetingPlace%2C_Release_6.x_--_Installing_Cisco_Unified_MeetingPlace_H.323/SIP_IP_Gateway_Software_Release_5.3_for_Use_with_Release_6.x.
Limitations and Restrictions
The following caveat has been closed, which means that Cisco acknowledges that there is a problem but is choosing not to fix it. See the "Using Bug Toolkit" section for information about accessing this caveats.
Using Bug Toolkit
Known problems (bugs) are graded according to severity level. These release notes contain descriptions of the following:
•All severity level 1 or 2 bugs.
•Significant severity level 3 bugs.
•All customer-found bugs.
You can search for problems by using the Cisco Software Bug Toolkit.
Before You Begin
To access Bug Toolkit, you need the following items:
•Cisco.com user ID and password
Step 1 To access the Bug Toolkit, go to http://tools.cisco.com/Support/BugToolKit/action.do?hdnAction=searchBugs.
Step 2 Log in with your Cisco.com user ID and password.
Step 3 To look for information about a specific problem, enter the bug ID number in the "Search for Bug ID" field, then click Go.
For information about how to search for bugs, create saved searches, and create bug groups, click Help in the Bug Toolkit page.
There are no open caveats for H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Release 6.0 that meet this criteria:
•All severity level 1 or 2 bugs.
•Significant severity level 3 bugs.
•All customer-found bugs.
This section lists caveats that are resolved but that may have been open in previous releases. Bugs are listed in order of severity and then in alphanumeric order by bug identifier.
Because defect status continually changes, be aware that this document reflects a snapshot of the defects that were resolved at the time this report was compiled. For an updated view of resolved defects, access the Bug Toolkit (see the "Using Bug Toolkit" section).
The following sections list caveats that are resolved in H.323/SIP IP Gateway for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace but that may have been open in previous releases:
Table 2 lists the caveats that were resolved in Release 6.0(5.7).
Obtaining Documentation, Obtaining Support, and Security Guidelines
For information on obtaining documentation, obtaining support, providing documentation feedback, security guidelines, and also recommended aliases and general Cisco documents, see the monthly What's New in Cisco Product Documentation, which also lists all new and revised Cisco technical documentation, at:
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