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Cisco Digital Media Manager

Software Version Comparison

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Compatibility Information for Cisco Digital Media Suite

Overview

Cisco Digital Media Manager

DMM 5.2(0)

DMM 5.1(0) and 5.1(1)

DMM 5.0(0), 5.0(1), 5.0(2), and 5.0(3)

Cisco Digital Media Player

Support for USB Attached Storage (Flash Drives and Hard Drives)

DMP Feature Support Matrix

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Compatibility Information for Cisco Digital Media Suite


Revised: May 17, 2010

Overview

Cisco Digital Media Manager

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Overview

Cisco Digital Media Suite (Cisco DMS) is an ecosystem for networked digital video. It is also the collective name for a broad range of hardware products, software products, and accessories that are sold and licensed separately but work together seamlessly. Cisco DMS is a key component of several Cisco portfolios. This guide gathers together and compares compatibility information for the full range of Cisco DMS products.

Cisco Digital Media Manager

Cisco Digital Media Manager (DMM) is a centralized, web-based platform that helps you to manage Cisco media network hardware, software, and services remotely, according to your user role assignments for Cisco Digital Signs, Cisco Cast, and Cisco Show and Share.

DMM 5.2(0)

DMM 5.1(0) and 5.1(1)

DMM 5.0(0), 5.0(1), 5.0(2), and 5.0(3)

DMM 5.2(0)

Table 1 DMM Release 5.2.x 

Compatibility Factor
Notes

Supported Upgrade Path

5.1(0) to 5.2(0)

Supported Appliance Models

MCS 7835-H3

WAVE-574

Supported Feature Licenses

Cisco Digital Media Manager 5.2

SNMP Notification Module 5.2

Cisco Digital Signs 5.2

Cisco Cast Manager 5.2

  ~  Cisco Digital Media Player 4400G (10, 50, 100, 500, or 1,000)

  ~  Cisco Digital Media Player 4305G (10, 50, 100, 500, or 1,000)

Cisco Show and Share 5.2

Cisco Live Event Module 5.2

Cisco Show and Share Reports

Supported Browsers for DMS-Admin, Digital Signs, and Cast

Microsoft Windows

Internet Explorer 6.0 or later

Internet Explorer 7.0 or later

Internet Explorer 8.0 (recommended)

Linux

Firefox 3.0 (required)

Mac OS X

Safari 2.0 or later

Firefox 1.5 or later

Firefox 2.0 or later

Firefox 3.0 (recommended)

Required Java

Java Runtime Engine (JRE) 1.6.0 or later

Maximum Number of Supported DMPs per DMM Appliance

5,000 DMPs


DMM 5.1(0) and 5.1(1)

Table 2 DMM Release 5.1.x 

Compatibility Factor
Notes

Supported Upgrade Path

5.1(0) to 5.1(1)

5.0(2) to 5.1(0)

5.0(3) to 5.0(2) to 5.1(0)

Supported Appliance Models

MCS 7835-H1

MCS 7835-H2

Supported Feature Licenses

Base software license (DMS-Admin)

SNMP Module for DMS-Admin

Digital Signage Module (DMM-DSM)

Enterprise TV Module (DMM-ETVM)

Video Portal Module (DMM-VPM) with Video Portal Reports

Video Portal Live Event Module

DMP Feature Licenses (10, 100, or 1,000)

Supported Browsers for DMS-Admin, DMM-DSM, DMM-ETVM, DMM-VPM

Windows

Internet Explorer 6.0 or later

Internet Explorer 7.0 or later

Firefox 2.x

Linux

Firefox 2.x

Mac OS X

Firefox 2.x

Required Java

Java Runtime Engine (JRE) 1.6.0 or later

Maximum Number of Supported DMPs per DMM Appliance

5,000 DMPs


DMM 5.0(0), 5.0(1), 5.0(2), and 5.0(3)

Table 3 DMM Release 5.0.x 

Compatibility Factor
Notes

Supported Upgrade Path

5.0(3) to 5.0(2)1

5.0(2) to 5.0(3)

5.0(1) to 5.0(2)

5.0(0) to 5.0(1)

4.1(0) to 5.0(0)

Supported Appliance Models

MCS 7835-H1

MCS 7835-H2

Supported Feature Licenses

Base software license (DMS-Admin)

SNMP Module for DMS-Admin

Digital Signage Module (DMM-DSM)

Enterprise TV Module (DMM-ETVM)

Video Portal Module (DMM-VPM) with Video Portal Reports

Video Portal Live Event Module

DMP Feature Licenses (10, 100, or 1,000)

Supported Browsers for DMS-Admin, DMM-DSM, DMM-ETVM, DMM-VPM

Windows

Internet Explorer 6.0 or later

Internet Explorer 7.0 or later

Firefox 2.x

Linux

Firefox 2.x

Mac OS X

Firefox 2.x

Required Java

Java Runtime Engine (JRE) 1.6.0 or later

Maximum Number of Supported DMPs per DMM Appliance

5,000 DMPs

1 You must downgrade from 5.0(3) to 5.0(2) before you can upgrade to 5.1(0).


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Support for USB Attached Storage (Flash Drives and Hard Drives)

Support for USB Attached Storage (Flash Drives and Hard Drives)

Table 4 USB Storage for DMPs 

This DMP Model
Running This Firmware Version
Passed Our Tests with These External USB Storage Devices
Manufacturer
Brand Name
Model Number
Capacity

DMP 4400G

5.2

Kingston

Data Traveler USB Flash Key

4 GB

Kingston

Data Traveler USB Flash Key

8 GB

DiskGo

EDGE

32 GB

Western Digital

WD Passport

320 GB

5.1

Kingston

Data Traveler USB Flash Key

4 GB

Kingston

Data Traveler USB Flash Key

8 GB

DiskGo

EDGE

32 GB

Western Digital

WD Passport

320 GB

DMP 4305G

5.2

Kingston

Data Traveler USB Flash Key

4 GB

Kingston

Data Traveler USB Flash Key

8 GB

DiskGo

EDGE

32 GB

Western Digital

WD Passport

320 GB1

5.1

Kingston

Data Traveler USB Flash Key

4 GB

Kingston

Data Traveler USB Flash Key

8 GB

DiskGo

EDGE

32 GB

Western Digital

WD Passport

320 GB1

DMP 4300G

2.43.1

Western Digital

WD Passport Portable Drive

WD2500U017

250 GB

Lexar

JumpDrive Firefly

8 GB

2.42.1

Western Digital

WD Passport Portable Drive

WD1600U017

160 GB

Transcend

JetFlash 2A

TS16GJF2A

16 GB

1 See CSCsw67738 in Bug Toolkit on Cisco.com.


DMP Feature Support Matrix

Cisco DMS requires that the following firmware and software versions be installed respectively on your DMPs and on the DMM appliance that centrally manages them:

This DMP Model
Running This DMP Firmware Release
Works with These DMM Software Modules
Cisco Digital Signs
(formerly DMM-DSM)
Cisco Cast
(formerly DMM-ETV)
3.5
3.5(1)
4.0
4.1
4.1 (0) 40
5.0
5.0 (2)
5.0 (3)
5.1
5.2
5.0
5.0 (2)
5.0 (3)
5.1
5.2

DMP 4300G1

2.42

N

N

Y

Y2

Y2

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

2.42(1)

N

N

Y

Y2

Y2

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

2.43

N

N

Y

Y

Y

Y

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

2.43(1)

N

N

Y

Y

Y

Y

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

5.0

N

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

5.0 (2)

N

N

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

5.0 (3)

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

5.1

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

Y

N

DMP 4305G

2.43

N

N

Y

Y

Y

Y

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

2.43(1)

N

N

Y

Y

Y

Y

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

5.0

N

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

5.0(2)

N

N

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

5.0 (3)

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

5.1

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

Y

N

5.2

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

Y

DMP 4400G

5.0

N

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

5.0(1)

N

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

Y

Y

N

N

N

5.0(2)

N

N

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

5.0 (3)

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

5.1

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

Y

N

5.2

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

Y

1 This model is discontinued. See http://cisco.com/en/US/prod/collateral/video/ps9339/ps6681/Prod_EoL_C51-451180.html.

2 DMM-DSM 4.1 can manage DMPs that use this firmware release. However, these DMPs cannot play presentations that you design in Digital Media Designer (DMD).


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Cisco DMS Components

Cisco DMS products and technologies

http://cisco.com/go/dms

Cisco DMS technical documentation

http://cisco.com/go/dms/docroadmap

Cisco DMS APIs and SDK

http://cisco.com/go/dms/sdk

Cisco DMS MIB

http://cisco.com/go/dms/mib


Cisco DMS Services

Cisco Academy of Digital Signage

http://cisco.com/go/dms/ads

Cisco Digital Media Creative Services

http://cisco.com/go/dmcs


Cisco Connected Sports

Cisco StadiumVision

http://cisco.com/web/strategy/sports/connected_sports.html


Cisco

Service contracts

http://cisco.com/go/cscc

Standard warranties

http://cisco.com/go/warranty 

Technical support

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Technical documentation

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