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Cisco IP/TV 3400 Series Video Servers

IP/TV 3.0/3.1 Series Platform End-of-Life Plan

Product Bulletin No. 1435


IP/TV 3.0/3.1 Series Platform


End-of-Life Plan


Version 1.0

Overview

The Content Networking Business Unit (CNBU) is announcing the end of life (EOL) for the following IP/TV® products with part numbers IPTV-3411-CTRL, IPTV-3415-START, IPTV-3422-BCAST, IPTV-3423-BCAST, and IPTV-3431-ARCH. Comparable functionality will be provided with the following new parts: IPTV-3412-CTRL, IPTV-3417-START-M, IPTV-3424-BCAST-W, IPTV-3425-BCAST-M, and IPTV-3432-ARCH.

Summary of EOL Plan

Part Number FCS Date EoS Date EOL Date

IPTV-3411-CTRL

Aug. 1999

July 2001

July 2006

IPTV-3415-START

Aug. 1999

July 2001

July 2006

IPTV-3422-BCAST

Aug. 1999

July 2001

July 2006

IPTV-3423-BCAST

Aug. 1999

July 2001

July 2006

IPTV-3431-ARCH

Aug. 1999

July 2001

July 2006

Part Number Replacement Description

IPTV-3411-CTRL

IPTV-3412-CTRL

Control server

IPTV-3415-START

IPTV-3417-START-M

Starter system

IPTV-3422-BCAST

IPTV-3424-BCAST-W

Broadcast server with Winnov card

IPTV-3423-BCAST

 

Broadcast server with Winnov and Optibase card

 

IPTV-3425-BCAST-M

Broadcast server with Optibase card

 

IPTV-3424-BCAST-W

Broadcast server with Winnov card

IPTV-3431-ARCH

IPTV-3432-ARCH

IP/TV Archive Server

Models Covered by This EOL Announcement

Product Number Product Description Price

IPTV-3411-CTRL

IP/TV Control Server

$15,000

IPTV-3415-START

IP/TV Starter System

$25,000

IPTV-3422-BCAST

IP/TV Broadcast Server with Winnov card

$15,000

IPTV-3423-BCAST

IP/TV Broadcast Server with Winnov and Optibase card

$27,000

IPTV-3431-ARCH

IP/TV Archive Server

$24,000

Internal Announcement

The EOL of the above IP/TV part numbers is to be announced via e-mail to the Cisco sales team in July 2001.

Internal announcement: July 2001

End-of-Sales Announcement

EOS announcement of the above IP/TV part numbers will be announced via e-mail to the Cisco Sales Channel sales reps and to the field in July 2001.

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End-of-Production Date

End of production will occur in July 2001. The new products supersede the old ones and fully replace them.

Last Software Support Date

The last software support date will be July 2003; the last supported version of software is intended to be IP/TV Version 3.1.

End-of-Support Announcement

The end-of-support announcement will occur in July 2003.

Date for Discontinuing Renewal of Contracts

Existing service contracts will be honored. Customers will be encouraged to upgrade to new systems. Contracts will not be honored beyond the end-of-support date of July 2003 for the software or hardware.

Obsoletion

The IP/TV products being discontinued herein will be declared obsolete in July 2006.