Cisco Content Optimization Engine

Cisco Content Optimization Engine End of Life, No. 1889

Product Bulletin, No. 1889

Cisco Content Optimization Engine Software



Cisco Systems announces the end of sales and end of engineering for Cisco Content Optimization Engine (COE) software, part number FL-CE590-COE-01-K9, with an effective date of August 12,2002. Cisco customers will continue to receive Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) support for Cisco COE software until June 11, 2005, before which all customers are expected to transition to third-party wireless content optimization and acceleration products.

Table 1: Effective Dates
Milestone Definition Timing

End of sales

Date when the end-of-life products are no longer orderable or visible on Cisco price lists

August 12,2002

Discontinue contract renewal

Date after which service contracts are no longer renewed

August 12,2002

End of maintenance

Date after which no maintenance releases are produced

August 12, 2005

End of engineering

Date after which software is no longer supported by Cisco Customer Success Engineering (CSE)

August 12, 2005

End of support

Date after which software is no longer supported by Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC)

June 11, 2005

Transition Strategy

As part of the company's continued commitment to the market for optimization and acceleration of wireless data, Cisco is providing a transition solution consisting of Cisco and third-party products that focus on wireless acceleration. Contact Cisco for details.

Further Information

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