Cisco Systems® announces the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates for the Cisco®Mobile Wireless Center 3.0. The last day to order the affected product is June 1, 2007. Customers with active service contracts will continue to receive support from the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) until June 1, 2010. 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.
Motorola is encouraged to migrate their customers to the Cisco Mobile Wireless RAN Manager 3.1 whichadds support for the R18 IPRAN solution. Information about the replacement product can be obtained by contacting Cisco Systems, Inc.
Table 2 provides information on MWC 3.0 product part numbers affected by this announcement.
Table 1. End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for Cisco Mobile Wireless Center 3.0
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.
November 1, 2005
The last date to order the product through Cisco point-of-sale mechanisms. The product is no longer for sale after this date.
June 1, 2007
Last shipment 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.
September 1, 2007
End of software 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.
June 1, 2008
End of new service
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.
June 1, 2008
End of service contract
The last date to extend or renew a service contract for the product. The extension or renewal period cannot extend beyond the last date of support.
September 1, 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.
June 1, 2010
Table 2. Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement
End-of-Sale Product Part Number
Replacement Product Part Number
Replacement Product Description
MWC for Solaris Media Kit
MWRM for Solaris Media Kit
MWC 500 NE License
MWRM 500 NE License
MWC 1000 NE License
MWRM 1000 NE License
MWC Config Management License
MWRM Config Management License
MWC Fault and Device License
MWRM Fault and Device License
MWC for Solaris Media Kit Upgrade from 1.x
MWRM for Solaris Media Kit Upgrade from 1.x
MWC Config Mgmt Upgrade from 1.x
MWRM Config Mgmt Upgrade from 1.x
MWC Fault and Device Upgrade from 1.x
MWRM Fault and Device Upgrade from 1.x
MWC 500 NE License Upgrade from 1.x
MWRM 500 NE License Upgrade from 1.x
MWC 1000 NE License Upgrade from 1.x
MWRM 1000 NE License Upgrade from 1.x
Product Migration Options
The recommended replacement for Cisco Mobile Wireless Center 3.0 is the Cisco Mobile Wireless RAN Manager 3.1 release. This new release offers support for Motorola's R18 IPRAN solution. Additional product information can be obtained by contact Cisco Systems, Inc.
For more information or if you have questions about Cisco Mobile Wireless Center or Cisco Mobile Wireless RAN Manager, please e-mail the MWC/MWRM customer support group firstname.lastname@example.org.
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