Cisco Systems®announces the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates for the Cisco®Cable Manager 2.3. The last day to order the affected product is November 25, 2005. Customers with active service contracts will continue to receive support from the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) until November 25, 2008. 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.
Table 1.End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for the Cisco Cable Manager 2.3
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 25, 2005
The last date to order the product through Cisco point-of-sale mechanisms. The product is no longer for sale after this date.
November 25, 2005
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.
February 25, 2006
End of SW 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.
November 25, 2006
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.
November 25, 2006
End of Service Contract Renewal Date
The last date to extend or renew a service contract for the product.
May 25, 2008
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.
November 25, 2008
Table 2. Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement
End-of-Sale Product Part Number
Replacement Product Part Number
Replacement Product Description
Cisco Cable Manager 2.3
There is no replacement product. Please contact your account representative for more information.
Cisco Cable Manager 2.x - License to manage up to 10 Cisco uBR chassis
Cisco Cable Manager 2.x - License to manage up to 25 Cisco uBR chassis
Cisco Cable Manager 2.x - License to manage up to 50 Cisco uBR chassis
Cisco Cable Manager 2.x - License to manage up to 100 Cisco uBR chassis