Cisco Systems® announces the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates for the Cisco Subscriber Edge Services Manager (SESM) 3.2. The last day to order the Cisco SESM 3.2 is January 22, 2006. Customers with active service contracts will continue to receive support from the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) until January 22, 2009. Table 1 describes the end-of-life milestones, definitions, and dates for the Cisco SESM 3.2. Table 2 lists the product part numbers affected by this announcement.
Table 1. End-of-Life Milestones and Dates for the Cisco SESM 3.2
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.
July 22, 2005
The last date to order the product through Cisco point-of-sale mechanisms. The product is no longer for sale after this date.
January 22, 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.
April 22, 2006
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.
January 22, 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.
January 22, 2007
End of Service Contract Renewal Date
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.
July 22, 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.
January 22, 2009
Table 2. Product Part Numbers Affected by This Announcement