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EOL for Cisco Service Expansion Shelf PNNI 1.0.x and 1.1.6x

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Product Bulletin No. 1824

Cisco SES Switch Software Part Numbers

Table 2 lists the Cisco SES Switch Software part numbers that are affected by this EOS/EOL announcement.

Ordering Information

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Product Bulletin No. 1824


End-of-Life Announcement for Cisco Service Expansion Shelf PNNI Controller Software Versions 1.0.x and 1.1.6.x

Cisco Systems is officially announcing the end of sales and end of life (EOS/EOL) for the Cisco Service Expansion Shelf (SES) Switch Software versions 1.0.x and 1.1.6x with an effective announcement date of June 28, 2002. Cisco customers may continue to receive software support for a longer period as set forth in the milestones and timelines in Table 1.

Cisco SES Switch Software Release 1.1.70 or later releases will replace the software versions affected by this announcement. Cisco SES Switch Software Release 1.1.70 or later software releases will have additional PNNI features, bug fixes, and support higher connection counts than previous SES 1.0.x software releases. Customers are encouraged to upgrade to the later software releases to take advantage of these enhancements.

In summary, the milestones, their definitions, and effective EOL dates for the Cisco SES Switch Software Switch Software are listed in Table..

Table 1  Milestones and Effective End-of-Life Dates for Cisco Cisco SES Switch Software

Milestone
Definition
Effective Date
End-of-sales announcement
The date that the end of sales announcement will be released to the public.

June 28, 2002

End of sales
The last date to enter orders of the product in the Cisco Marketplace "Orderability" Tool.

December 27, 2002

End of production
The date that Cisco Manufacturing completed/will complete fulfillment and shipment of new equipment purchase orders.

January 27, 2003

End of hardware maintenance (engineering)
The date that Cisco Engineering ceased or will cease considering the repair/maintenance of confirmed hardware defects related to components within this system configuration.

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End of software maintenance (engineering)
The date that Cisco Engineering ceased or will cease considering the repair/maintenance of confirmed operating system software defects or card download software defects within this system configuration.

June 28, 2005

Discontinue contract renewal
The date that renewing/extending a service contract for this system will discontinue.

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End of support/end of life/product obsolescence
The date that Cisco Logistics will no longer have any obligation to support the products listed in this product bulletin. This includes processing RMA orders for components with this system configuration; it is also the date that the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) will no longer have any obligation to assist customers with any issues related to this software. Any assistance rendered by Cisco will be on an as available basis without warranties at the sole discretion of Cisco Systems.

June28, 2007


1 Not Applicable

Cisco SES Switch Software Part Numbers

Table 2 lists the Cisco SES Switch Software part numbers that are affected by this EOS/EOL announcement.

Table 2  

Product
Number
Product
Description
EOS
Last
Order (Sales) Date
End of
Production
Last
Shipment Date
End of Engineering
Hardware Maintenance Date
End of Engineering
Software Maintenance Date
Dis-
continue
Contract Renewal Date
End of Support/Product Obsolescence
Date
SESSW-CNTL-1011CD=

SES Controller SW License - Spare CD (Version 1011)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

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6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

SESSW-CNTL-1012

SES Controller SW License - Rel (Version 1012)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

SESSW-CNTL-1013CD=

SES Controller SW License - Spare CD (Version 1013)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

SESSW-CNTL-1013

SES Controller SW License - Rel (Version 1013)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

SESSW-CNTL-1014CD=

SES Controller SW License - Spare CD (Version 1014)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

SESSW-CNTL-1014

SES Controller SW License - Rel (Version 1014)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

SESSW-CNTL-1015

SES Controller SW License - Rel (Version 1015)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

SESSW-CNTL-1016CD=

SES Controller SW License - Spare CD (Version 1016)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

SESSW-CNTL-1016

SES Controller SW License - Rel (Version 1016)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

SESSW-CNTL-1160CD=

SES Controller SW License - Spare CD (Version 1160)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007

SESSW-CNTL-1160

SES Controller SW License - Rel (Version 1160)

12/27/2002

1/27/2003

_

6/28/2005

_

6/28/2007


Cisco SES Switch Software Part Numbers

1 Not Applicable

Ordering Information

December 27, 2002 will be the last date to enter orders for Cisco Cisco SES Switching Software versions 1.0.x and 1.1.6x. Support for software will be provided according to the effective dates stated in Table 1.

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Peter Chang

Technical Leader

Phone:408 527-4768

E-mail: petchang@cisco.com