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Cisco 12000 Route Processor Card Part Number Update, No. 1284

Product Bulletin, No. 1284


Cisco 12000 Route Processor Card
Part Number Update


Cisco Systems announces a part number update for the Cisco 12000 route processor card.

This change was made to bring attention to the new enhanced ECC functionality. There are no mechanical, Cisco IOS® software, or memory differences. The board is compatible with the previous version and it does not require a software upgrade.

Table 1   Part Number and Description

Old Part Number New Part Number Description

GRP=

GRP-B=

Route processor, 128 MB, 20-MB Flash, ECC support, spare

GRP/R

GRP-B/R

Route processor, 128 MB, 20-MB Flash, ECC support, redundant

See Table 2 for important milestones.

Table 2   Important Dates

Milestone Date

Part Number Update Announcement

June 1, 2000

New Part Number Orderability

June 20, 2000

End-of-Sales for Cisco 12000 Route Processor Card

The "GRP=" part number will no longer be orderable after June 20, 2000. All last-time-buy orders by customers must be received on or before this date.

For more information on the replacement line card, see the product collateral at www.cisco.com/warp/public/cc/pd/rt/12000/prodlit/index.shtml.

For more information on increasing network availability with ECC, please go to www.cisco.com/warp/public/779/largeent/learn/technologies/ina/.